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Robert A. Catlin Edit Profile

academic administrator , consultant , Urban planner

Robert A. Catlin, American academic administrator, consultant, urban planner. Planning commissioner Hillsborough County Planning Committee, Tampa, 1979-1981; transit commissioner Hillsborough County Transportation Board, Tampa, 1981-1983; chair airport board directors Gary Airport Authority, 1985-1987. Member American Institute Certified Planners.

Background

Catlin, Robert A. was born on June 14, 1940 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Robert T. and Julia J. Catlin.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Illinois Institute of Technology, 1961. Master of Science in Urban Planning, Columbia University, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy in American Government, Clarement University, 1976.

Career

Chair department political science University South Florida, Tampa, 1977-1982. Chair department minority studies Indiana University, Gary, 1982-1987. Dean College Social Sciences Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, 1987-1989.

Professor urban planning University Florida, Gainesville, 1989-1992. Dean College Arts and Sciences Rutgers University, Camden, 1992-1999. Provost, vice president for academy affairs California State University, Bakersfield, since 1999.

Urban planner Minneapolis, Los Angeles, Baltimore, New York City, Washington, 1961-1972. Assistant professor urban planner California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, 1972-1976.

Membership

Planning commissioner Hillsborough County Planning Committee, Tampa, 1979-1981. Transit commissioner Hillsborough County Transportation Board, Tampa, 1981-1983. Chair airport board directors Gary Airport Authority, 1985-1987.

Member American Institute Certified Planners.

Connections

Married Ethel C. Catlin, December 16, 1977. Children: Janell, Michelle.

father:
Robert T.

mother:
Julia J. Catlin

spouse:
Ethel C. Catlin

children:
Janell Catlin

Michelle Catlin