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Contact Us

For general questions about Urban and Regional Planning, please contact us at, or Lisa Denker at 509.828.1317 or Please make sure to leave your email, student ID and phone number to be reached at.

Please note that each professor in the department is available to advise students. Please contact them via email to setup a Zoom meeting if needed or for any assistance in general. We’re here to help you so please make sure to leave as many details so we are able to best assist you.

Faculty & Staff

Matthew Anderson, PhD

Professor, Director of Urban and Regional Planning
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Catalyst Room #427

Lisa Denker

Senior Secretary
EWU Creative Writing, Public Administration, and Urban and Regional Planning
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Catalyst Room #438

Kristin Edquist, PhD

Professor and Chair of Political Science & Public Policy

Margo Hill, MURP, JD

Associate Professor
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Catalyst Room #426

Karl Otterstrom

Quarterly Faculty, Lecturer
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Jason Scully, PhD

Associate Professor
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Catalyst Room #453

JoAnne Wright

Quarterly Faculty, Lecturer
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Faculty in Affiliated Disciplines

Courtney Jensen

Associate Professor
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Catalyst Room #328

Ning Li

Associate Professor
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Catalyst Room #334

Robert Zinke

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Emeritus Faculty

Kerry Brooks, PhD

Professor Emeritus
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