H-URBAN Advisory Board
Former Members

Current Members
Past Board Members

Roger W. Biles
East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA
< bilesw at mail.ecu.edu > | Web: http://www.ecu.edu/history/frames/Faculty/Biles.htm
United States -- 20th century urban; housing; politics and race

David Burley
(served 1995 - 30 June 2005)

History, University of Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Web: http://history.uwinnipeg.ca/burley.html
Canada -- Social structure/processes; housing; business; historical methods

William Crozier
St. Mary's University of Minnesota, Winona, Minnesota, USA
< wcrozier at smumn.edu >
USA -- Instructional technology; educational web design; New York City's Lower East Side

Graeme Davison
(served to September 2008)

School of Historical Studies, Monash University, Clayton Campus, Victoria, Australia
< Graeme.Davison at arts.monash.edu.au >
Web: http://www.arts.monash.edu.au/history/staff2/gdavison.html
Australia; Britain, Europe; USA -- Suburbia; urban social inquiry; pictoral imagery

Raymond Familusi
(served Nov 2001 to Dec 2007)

Dept. of Sociology and Urban Affairs Program, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan
< familusi at msu.edu >
Canada and Africa -- Canada and Africa Diaspora; relationships between race, place, and politics

Maureen Flanagan
History Dept., Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, USA
< Flanaga6 at msu.edu > | Web: http://www.msu.edu/~flanaga6/
United States -- Urban; women; politics

Kevan D. Frazier
(served 16 Oct 1999 - 4 Nov 2003)

Director of Student Life, Lecturer, Dept. of History, University of North Carolina at Asheville, North Carolina, USA
Sub-Saharan Africa; USA -- Urban planning; USA Progressive era; USA social structure; pre-Colonial Sub-Saharan Africa

James Grossman
USA, Chicago -- African-American history; social history; labor history

Georgina Hickey
(served since 2006)

History, University of Michigan, Dearborn, Michigan, USA
< ghickey at umd.umich.edu >
USA: Atlanta, Georgia; the South -- Women; African-American

Derek Keene
(served 1993 - 30 June 2004)

Leverhulme Professor of Comparative Metropolitan History, University of London, England, Europe
Asia; Trans-Atlantic; Europe; London, England -- Comparative European and Asian; comparative Trans-Atlantic

Mickey Lauria
(served 1999 through December 2011)

Professor of City and Regional Planning, Dir. Center for Community Growth and Change, College of Architecture, Arts, and Humanities, Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina, USA
< Mlauria at clemson.edu > | Web: http://www.clemson.edu/caah/pdpla/city-and-regional-planning/faculty-staff/facultyBio.html?id=341
Austria; Eastern Europe; U.K.; USA -- Urban politics and economic development; housing and community development

Alan Mayne
(1993 - 2010)

Head of School: David Unaipon College of Indigenous Education and Research, University of South Australia
Australia - Urban poverty and urban sustainability; social sustainability in rural and regional communities; cultural heritage and cultural tourism; cultural heeritage of mining; historical archaeology; immigration and refugee settlement

Loomis Mayfield
(served through 30 June 2004)

Independent Scholar, Chicago, Illinois, USA 60640
USA; Chicago, Illinois, USA -- Urban politics; social history; race and ethnicity; policy development; planning

Clay McShane
(served 1998 through December 2011)

Dept. of History, Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
< c.mcshane at neu.edu > | Web: http://www.history.neu.edu/faculty/clay_mcshane/
Outside of U.S. & Europe; within U.S. & Europe, technology

Anthony M. Orum
(served through 30 June 2005)

Sociology Dept., University of Illinois at Chicago, Illinois, USA
< amorum at uic.edu>
China; USA -- Comparative city growth; immigration

Wendy Plotkin
(co-Founded H-URBAN and served 1992 through 31 December 2011)

< wendyplotkin at wbhsi.net >
USA -- 20th Century urban; urban theory; race relations & neighborhood

Mark Rose
(served through 30 June 2005)

History, Florida Atlantic University, Davie, Florida, USA
Web: http://www.fau.edu/divdept/hist/history.faculty.rose.htm
USA -- Urban renewal; transportation; political economy

Pierre-Yves Saunier
(served through June 2009)

Unite Ville Environnement Societe, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Lyons, France, Europe
< pierre-yves.saunier at wanadoo.fr >
France, Italy, U.K., Europe; USA -- 19th-20th Century history of the international movement in planning, housing, and municipal government

Marc Stein
(served through September 2008)

York University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
<mrstein at yorku.ca> | Web: http://www.yorku.ca/uhistory/faculty/cv/stein.htm
U.S.-- 19th-20th Century urban; sexuality & gender; race; class; politics; geography

Joel Tarr
(served through 1 May 2008)

History, Carnegie-Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Web: http://www.history.cmu.edu/faculty/Joel_Tarr.html
USA -- Technology; environment

Éric-Roberto Weiss-Altaner
(served through June 2009)

Études urbaines et touristiques, Université du Québec à Montréal, Québec, Canada
<weiss-altaner.eric at uqam.ca> |
Web: http://www.deut.uqam.ca/fiches/weiss_altaner_eric_fiche.html
Québec, Canada; Latin America -- Political economy of population; history of urbanization and city planning


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