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Mitchell Lans Carlson, American international technical advisor.

Background

Carlson, Mitchell Lans was born on November 24, 1951 in Boulder, Colorado, United States. Son of DeVon M. and Mary (Ackley) Carlson.

Education

Bachelor in History and International Affairs, Lewis and Clark College, 1974;Master of Arts in Environmental Planning, University of California at Los Angeles, 1978;postgraduate, University of California, Berkeley, 1978-1980.

Career

Research assistant School Architecture and Urban Planning, University of California at Los Angeles, 1977-1978;project planner, California Energy Resource Conservation and Development Commission, Riverside, California, 1977-1978;project planner, Vastu-Shilpa Foundation, Ahmedabad, India, 1978-1979;with UNMER, United Nations Development Programme, WFP, United Nations, 1974-1992;chief technical adviser, United Nations (United Nations Development Programme), Siemreap, Cambodia, 1992-1995;chief technical adviser, United Nations (United Nations Development Programme), Kigali, Rwanda, 1996-1997;chief technical adviser, United Nations (United Nations Development Programme), Sarajevo, Bosnia, since 1998.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: bicycling, photography, swimming, tennis.