Manage episode 209700717 series 2136806
Jennifer Wolch is the William W. Wurster Dean and Professor of City and Regional Planning in the College of Environmental Design at University of California, Berkeley. Jennifer holds a BA in Anthropology and an MA in Geography from California State University Hayward, and a PhD in Urban Planning from Princeton. She's a scholar of urban analysis and planning, and her past work focused on urban homelessness, urban environmental justice and political ecology, and the delivery of affordable housing and human services.
Jennifer shares with me her experiences in academia and as Dean, and we get into an in depth discussion on the housing crisis and homelessness issue in Los Angeles and San Francisco.