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.
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.
- Local Attachments: The Making of an American Urban Neighborhood, 1850 to 1920 (Creating the North American Landscape)
- In Local Attachments Alexander von Hoffman explores the emergence of the modern urban neighborhood in the United States during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries by examining Boston's outer-city neighborhood, Jamaica Plain.
- Local Attachments: The Making of an American Urban Neighborhood, 1850 to 1920 (Creating the North American Landscape) by Von Hoffman, Professor Alexander (1996) Paperback
1986 - 1990
1995 - 1997