Senior Lecturer of Regional Planning and Environmental Design
Director, Master of Regional Planning Program
Outreach Coordinator, LARP Department
Affiliated Faculty, Public History Certificate Program
Affiliated Faculty, Science, Technology and Society Initiative,
Center for Public Policy and Administration
Senior Lecturer in Regional Planning and Environmental Design. Director, Master of Regional Planning Program. Outreach Coordinator, Department of LARP. B.A. History and B.A. Philosophy, Brown University 1984; Ph.D. History and Sociology of Science, University of Pennsylvania, 1999. Instructor for REGIONPL 651: Planning History and Theory; ENVIRDES/REGIONPL 574: Introduction to City Planning; REGIONPL 580: Sustainable Cities (seminar); ENVIRDES 591B: Sustainable Cities (lecture). Dr. Hamin has also taught REGIONPL 891: Advanced Planning Theory; LANDARCH/REGIONPL 691F: Research Issues; REGIONPL 591A: Seminar on Economic Development Theory; and REGIONPL 692H: Technology and Urban (Re)Form.
Previous teaching as Temporary Assistant Professor in Community and Regional Planning at Iowa State University and as Instructor in History and Sociology of Science at University of Pennsylvania.
Special research interests include: influence of the life sciences on development of the planning field; urban infrastructural and ecological history; social/cultural perspectives on environmental risk, security, and 'quality of life' in cities;long-term trends in technologically transformed metropolitan-regional food systems; and mentoring in relation to pedagogy.