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Ph.D., University of Illinois-Chicago, 2010.
Urban politics, economic development, institutions of local government and Chicago politics.
Urban politics, economic development, gentrification, institutions of local government, and Chicago politics.
Urban Policy, Planning and Development
Civic Groups and Public Policy
2013. “Into the Twenty-first Century: North American Urban Governance and Development in a Global Context.” (With Annika M. Hinze). Urban Research and Practice 6 (3): 245-254.
2012. “Venue Shopping and the Politics of Urban Development: Lessons from Chicago and Seattle.” (With Josh Sapotichne). Urban Affairs Review 48 (1): 86-110.
2010."Re-Stating Theories of Urban Development: The Politics of Authority Creation and Intergovernmental Triads in Postindustrial Chicago. Journal of Urban Affairs, 32(4): 425-448.
2007. "The New Ecology of Urban Governance: Special Purpose Authorities and Urban Development." (With Dennis R. Judd). In Jill Gross and Robin Hambleton, eds., Governing Cities in a Global Era: Urban innovation, competition and democratic reform. Hampshire, U.K.: Palgrave.
2013 Trustees Teaching Award, IU South Bend
2012 Educator of the Year, IU South Bend Student Life Leadership Recognition Award
2011 Trustees Teaching Award, IU South Bend