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consultant , Urban studies educator

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.

Membership

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

Interests

  • Other 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