Bachelor of Science, University of Chicago, 1934, Doctor of Philosophy, 1942. Master of Arts, Harvard, 1935.
; children—Edward J., Anne B. Married second, Joan Connelly, June 14, 1967. Assistant geography Harvard, 1934-1935, 37-38, assistant professor regional planning, 1946-1949, associate professor, 1949-1951.
Instructor economics geography Washington State College, 1935-1937, Indiana University, 1941-1942. Chief transport section Office of Strategic Services, 1942-1943.
Director joint intelligence study public board Joint Chiefs of Staff, 1943-1946.
Special estimates staff Department State, 1946. Transportation economist United States Maritime Commission, 1946. Professor geography U. Washington, 1951-1976, associate dean Graduate School, 1962-1965, director Center for Urban and Regional Research, 1968-1969.
Fulbright research professor of University Rome, 1956-1957.
Visiting professor economics geography, director Meramec Basin Research project Washington University, 1959-1961. Visiting professor, fall 1962.
Visiting professor Salzburg Seminar in American Studies, 1965, Hebrew and Haifa universities, Israel, 1973. Department State Cultural Exchange visiting professor U. Moscow, 1965.
President Washington Center for Metropolitan Studies, 1965-1967.
Transport consultant Stanford Research Institute for International Cooperation Administration and Philippine Government, Manila, 1956. Consultant European Productivity Agency, Organization of European Economic Cooperation, 1957, Asian Development Bank, Manila, 1968, 69. Board directors, executive management committee National Railroad Passenger Corporation, 1974-1976.
Served as Lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1943-1946, Western Region economics analysis committee Social Science. Member Association American Geographers (citation award 1958, council 1949, delegate to American Council Learned Societies 1950-1954, Distinguished Geographer 1972), New England Geography Conference (president 1948-1949), National Research Council (commission on geography Office Naval Research, committee economics, urban geography.
Clubs: Cosmos (Washington).
Married Doris East. Jackson Skenyon, September 5, 1942 (divorced 1958). Married second, Joan Connelly, June 14, 1967. Children: Edward J., Anne B.