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Alexander von Hoffman

Alexander von Hoffman, American historian. Fellow Charles Warren Center for American Studies, Harvard University, 1994. Member American History Association, Organization American Historians, American Studies Association, Social Science History Association, Society for American City and Regional Planning History.

Background

  • Hoffman, Alexander von was born on July 11, 1951 in Evanston, Illinois, United States. Son of Nicholas and Ann Cremin (Byrne) von Hoffman.

  • Education

    • Bachelor summa cum laude, University Massachusetts, Boston, 1977. Master of Arts, University Massachusetts, Boston, 1979. Master of Arts, Harvard University, 1980.

      Doctor of Philosophy, Harvard University, 1986.

    Career

    • Assistant professor department visual and environmental studies Harvard University Graduate School Design, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1986-1990, associate professor department visual and environmental studies, 1990-1995. Fellow Taubman Center for State and Local Government Harvard University Kennedy School Government, 1995-1997. Senior research fellow Joint Center for Housing Studies Center-Harvard University, since 1998.

      Board directors The Bostonian Society, Boston.

    Works

    Membership

    Member American History Association, Organization American Historians, American Studies Association, Social Science History Association, Society for American City and Regional Planning History.

    Connections

    • Married Glenna Lang, July 5, 1951. 1 child, Esmé.
    • father: Nicholas Hoffman
    • mother: Ann Cremin (Byrne) Hoffman
    • spouse: Glenna Lang
    • child: Esmé Hoffman
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    Born July 11, 1951
    (age 66)
    Nationality
    • 1977
      University Massachusetts
    • 1979
      University Massachusetts
    • 1980
      Harvard University
    • 1986
      Harvard University
    • 1986 - 1990
      Assistant, professor department visual and environmental studies Harvard University Graduate School Design
      Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1995 - 1997
      fellow, Taubman Center for State and Local Government Harvard University Kennedy School Government
    • 1998
      senior, research fellow Joint Center for Housing Studies Center-Harvard University

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