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Margaret Elizabeth Dewar

urban and regional planning educator

Margaret Elizabeth Dewar, American urban and regional planning educator.

Background

Dewar, Margaret Elizabeth was born on January 31, 1948 in Oxnard, California, United States. Daughter of Wilfred E. and Janet E. (Cobban) Dewar.

Education

AB, Wellesley College, 1970. Minecraft Coder Pack in City and Regional Planning, Harvard University, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy in Urban Studies and Planning, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1979.

Career

Instructor department Urban Studies, Planning, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1976, 78, 79;post doctoral fellow, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Harvard Jt. Center for Urban Studies, Cambridge, 1979-1980;national research county fellow, Manufacturing Studies Board National Academy Sciences, Washington, 1984-1985;assistant professor, Humphrey Institute Public Affairs University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1980-1987;associate professor, Humphrey Institute Public Affairs University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1987-1990;assistant professor urban planning program, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1988-1990;associate professor, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, since 1990. Director state and regional research center University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1986-1988.

Connections

Married Glenn L. Nelson, June 18, 1983. Children: Lawrence, Janet.

father:
Wilfred E. Dewar

mother:
Janet E. (Cobban) Dewar

spouse:
Glenn L. Nelson

children:
Lawrence Dewar

Janet Dewar