Dr. Hamin is the department head for Landscape Architecture and Regional Planning. She teaches and researches in land use planning, with a particular focus on planning for climate change adaptation. Through studios and projects, she works with regional planning agencies and communities on master plans, special projects, and climate change planning. She served as program director for the PhD in Regional Planning for over ten years. Please see her cv link below for a listing of her books, articles, presentations, and other publications.
Prior to coming UMass, Dr. Hamin taught at Iowa State University from 1995 to 2001. During her doctorate, she worked in land use and energy consulting, and before her doctorate, she worked in real estate consulting and development, providing financial and marketing analysis to major real estate developers across the United States.
Elisabeth Hamin web page: http://www.people.umass.edu/emhamin/
Scholarworks page: http://works.bepress.com/elisabeth_hamin/