Norman Glickman

Norman J. Glickman, Ph.D.
Distinguished University Professor
B.A., M.A. and Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

 

Contact Information

Civic Square Building, room 360

Phone (848) 932-2801

Fax (732) 932-6564

E-mail glickman@rutgers.edu

 

Research Interests

  • Community development
  • International and regional economic development
  • Urban impact analysis
  • Urban and industrial policy

 

Graduate Courses

 

Publications and Activities

  • Research on poverty and income distribution and community development
  • Work with poor people's organizations on community empowerment.
  • Part of a team at Rutgers that received a five-year, $10-million grant from the National Science Foundation to establish a Center for Learning and Teaching. The thrust of the CLT is “Mathematics and America 's Cities.”
  • Glickman, Norman J. and Corianne P. Scally, 2008. “Can Community and Education Organizing Improve InnerCity Schools?Journal of Urban Affairs, 30 (5) 557-577.
  • Economy in Crisis: The State of Working New Jersey, 2009 New Jersey Policy Perspective.

 

Profile

Norman Glickman is University Professor at Rutgers University, a professorship created by the University's Board of Governors. He carries out research and teaching in urban and public policy and studies the work of non-profit organizations. He is also a certified mediator of public policy disputes.

 

In 2003, Glickman was part of a team at Rutgers that received a five-year, $10-million grant from the National Science Foundation to establish a Center for Learning and Teaching. The thrust of the CLT is “Mathematics and America 's Cities” and Glickman's role is to research and teach about the connection between math teaching in inner-city schools to institutions and families in poor neighborhoods.

 

From 1989 to 2000, Dr. Glickman directed the Center for Urban Policy Research. During that time, he and CUPR won awards for research and service from the United Nations, the Fannie Mae Foundation, the APA, and other organizations. Glickman was awarded the Lindback Prize for Distinguished Teaching from the University of Pennsylvania and holds HUD’s Certificate of Special Achievement.

 

Glickman works with community development organizations throughout the country on issues of economic development and poverty.

 

Dr. Glickman is an economist, with degrees from the University of Pennsylvania. Prior to coming to Rutgers, he taught at Penn and the University of Texas at Austin, where he was the first holder of the Hogg Professorship in Urban Policy.

 

Biography

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