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Urban Studies


UNO School of Public Administration faculty members teach in the M.S. in Urban Studies program, in addition to teaching in the School’s on-campus and online MPA program and working with students in the doctoral program in public administration. Two School faculty members serve as the core teaching group in Urban Studies: Robert Blair, Ph.D. and Ethel Williams, Ph.D. Several other School faculty members teach required and elective courses in the Urban Studies program, including John Bartle, Ph.D., Dale Krane, Ph.D., Kenneth Kriz, Ph.D., and Rebecca Lutte, Ph.D. Use this link to view faculty profiles:

Dr. Robert BlairStaff assistance is provided by Meagan Van Gelder, Ph.D., and Rhonda Sheibal-Carver. Robert Blair, Ph.D., is the program director; contact information is given below.

Robert Blair, Ph.D.
Director of Urban Studies
School of Public Administration
University of Nebraska at Omaha