David SloaneProfessor of Urban Planning and Development and History
Phone: (213) 740-5768
Office: RGL 313
- M.A. , Syracuse University
- Ph.D. , Syracuse University
- B.A. , University of Wisconsin-Madison
- Editorial Advisory Board, Journal of the American Planning Association, 1999
Description of Research
Summary Statement of Research Interests
Urban history, urban landscapes, and community planning around health and policing are Professor Sloanes primary research and teaching interests.
(Ph.D., Syracuse University, 1984) Professor, School of Policy, Planning and Development: Urban culture in America, especially rise of the shopping mall & its influence on urban space; history of medicine, especially HIV/AIDS & hospital design; cultural attitudes toward mourning, dying & death; history of cemeteries.