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David Brain

New College of Florida
Professor of Sociology & Environmental Studies
Sarasota, FL
In addition to teaching in an urban studies program in Florida, I am a research associate with the Center for the Future of Places, KTH, Stockholm, where I have taught the fundamentals of urbanism and urban design. Over the past 15 yearsI have developed a consulting practice related to planning and urban design, specifically techniques and processes of design-centered community engagement (i.e., charrettes).