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urban planning educator

Mitchell Lawrence Moss, American Urban planning educator. Grantee, National Science Foundation, 1975-1977, Corporation Public Broadcasting, 1981-1982, Benton Foundation, 1981-1982.


Moss, Mitchell Lawrence was born on November 21, 1948 in New York City. Son of Irving and Belle (Koven) Moss.


Bachelor, Northwestern University, 1969. Master of Arts, University Washington, 1970. Doctor of Philosophy, University Southern California, 1975.


Assistant professor, New York University, 1973-1976; associate professor, New York University, 1977-1986; professor planning, New York University, since 1987; director Urban Research Center, New York University, since 1987. Consultant, Port Authority New York and New Jersey, 1981-1982, State of New York, 1986-1987,Nynex, White Plains, New York, 1988-1989. Deputy to chairman, New York Council Fiscaland Economics Priorities, Albany, since 1983.


  • Other Work

    • Editor: Telecommunications and Productivity, 1981. Contributor articles to various publications.


Member research committee, United Way New York, since 1987. Member commission on New York City, Municipal Art Society New York, since 1988. Member commercial development committee, New York Partnership, since 1988.

Member American Society Public Administration, American Planning Association, Urban Affairs Association.


Married Candace Greene, November 16, 1976. 1 child, Alexandra Helen.

Irving Moss

Belle (Koven) Moss

Candace Greene

Alexandra Helen Moss