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Arthur Christian Nelson

Arthur Christian Nelson, American urban studies educator, consultant. Recipient Researcher award University New Orleans, 1986. Member American Society of Civil Engineers (associate), American Planning Association, Urban Affairs Association, Urban Land Institute (associate), Association American Geographers.

Background

  • Nelson, Arthur Christian was born on February 11, 1952 in Portland, Oregon, United States. Son of Arthur Knute and Lorraine Francis (Boardman) Nelson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Political Science and Urban Studies, Portland State University, 1972. Master of Science in Urban Studies, Portland State University, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy, Portland State University, 1984.

    Career

    • Private practice consultant in city planning, Portland, since 1974. Assistant professor city planning Kansas State University, Manhattan, 1984-1986. Associate professor University New Orleans, 1986-1987, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, since 1987.

    Works

    • Editor: Development Impact Fees, 1988. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member American Society of Civil Engineers (associate), American Planning Association, Urban Affairs Association, Urban Land Institute (associate), Association American Geographers.

    Personality

    Interests

    Travel, writing.

    Connections

    • Married Monika Zimmermann, July 27, 1978. 1 child, Charlotte.
    • father: Arthur Knute Nelson
    • mother: Lorraine Francis (Boardman) Nelson
    • spouse: Monika Zimmermann
    • child: Charlotte Nelson
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    Born February 11, 1952
    (age 65)
    Nationality
    • 1972
      Portland State University
    • 1976
      Portland State University
    • 1984
      Portland State University
    • 1974
      Private practice, consultant in city planning
      Portland, Jamaica
    • 1984 - 1986
      assistant, professor city planning Kansas State University
      Manhattan, Kansas, United States
    • 1987
      associate, professor University New Orleans
      Atlanta, North-West, South Africa

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