American Politics Workshop featuring Noah Durst

Tue, March 24, 2020 12:00 PM at 104 S. Kedzie Hall

The March 24 American Politics Workshop features discussion with Noah Durst, assistant professor of Urban and Regional Planning.

Noah J. Durst is an assistant professor in SPDC’s Urban & Regional Planning Program. He joined the program in 2017, after earning a PhD in public policy from the Lyndon Baines Johnson School of Public Affairs at the University of Texas at Austin, where he also completed masters degrees in public affairs and Latin American studies. Durst employs mixed methods - both quantitative and qualitative - to examine the intended and unintended effects of planning and policy-making on issues of social equity. Much of his research to date has examined the challenges and implications of informality in U.S. housing markets.