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Robert Goodspeed


Faculty Affiliate

Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning

  • Ph.D., Urban and Regional Planning, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2013
  • Master of Community Planning, University of Maryland—College Park, 2008
  • B.A. with High Distinction and High Honors, History, University of Michigan, 2004
Office Location
Room 2384, 2000 Bonisteel Boulevard, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2069
Research Interests

My research focuses on how new information technologies can be used to improve the planning process and planning outcomes, and involves mixed-methods studies of innovative urban planning practice, the use of GIS to develop novel methods, and theoretical analysis of sociotechnical practices like crowdfunding and smart cities