Ann Forsyth

Ann Forsyth

Ruth and Frank Stanton Professor of Urban Planning
Director of the Master in Urban Planning Program
Urban Planning and Design Thesis Coordinator
Ann Forsyth

Research Interests

The social aspects of physical planning, urban design, and urban development; creating sustainable and healthy cities

Related Publications

New Towns for the Twenty-First Century: A Guide to Planned Communities Worldwide (Penn Press, edited by Ann Forsyth and Richard Peiser, 2021). 

Creating Healthy Neighborhoods: Evidence-based Planning and Design Strategies (Routledge/APA Planners Press, Ann Forsyth, Emily Salomon, and Laura Smead, 2017).

China's Urban Communities: Concepts, Contexts, and Well-being (Birkhñuser, Ann Forsyth, Peter Rowe, and Har Ye Kan, 2016).

Environmental Courses

  • SES 5330: Healthy Places: COVID-19 and Cities
  • SES 5330: Healthy Places

Faculty Department

Urban Planning and Design

Contact Information

Gund Hall 309

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