Massachusetts Institute of Technology
MIT Department of Urban Studies and Planning
Dr. Talen's research interests include urban form, sustainable cities, and new urbanism. She is the founding co-editor of the Journal of Urbanism, and is the author of City Rules, Design for Diversity, Urban Design Reclaimed, and New Urbanism and American Planning. She received a Guggenheim Fellowship (2014-15) for her research on neighborhood form and design. Dr. Talen is a professor in the School of Sustainability and the School of Geographical Sciences and Urban Planning at Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ.