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Learn more about us on social media

While the Toulan School and MURP program do not yet have social media accounts, many of faculty and programs do:

  • Dr. Jennifer Dill has a website and tweets.
  • The College of Urban and Public Affairs shares what it’s doing on Facebook.

Our faculty and work in the news

Portland moves to preserve affordable homes near new MAX line The Oregonian notes the role of Dr. Lisa K. Bates’ research in their plan to mitigate potential transit-induced gentrification.

Don’t Overlook Equity Issues in City Climate-Action Plans CityLab notes Dr. Greg Schrock’s research.

One answer to the lack of affordable apartments might begin at home. The Washington Post cites data from Dr. Matthew Gebhardt’s study on accessory dwelling units.

In Portland, a neighborhood designs its own solution to displacement  Curbed draws on Dr. Karen Gibson’s “canonical text” on gentrification in Albina.

Bike share programs have largely missed poor neighborhoods Marketplace radio talked with Dr. Jennifer Dill about her research on bike sharing.

Portland weather hot spots: Temperatures can vary as much as 20 degrees by neighborhood  The Oregonian’s front page featured Dr. Vivek Shandas’ work on urban heat islands.