Dr. Larry Herzog

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Lawrence Herzog is a professor of city planning in the School of Public Affairs at San Diego State University. He is also a consultant and writer specializing in planning, urban design and sustainable development in the United States, Mexico and Latin America. Dr. Herzog has written or edited 10 books on urban/environmental design and global/cross-border development, including Global Suburbs, Defending the Land of Four Quarters, Return to the Center; From Aztec to High Tech, and Where North Meets South. He has been a Senior Fulbright Scholar (Peru), and a Senior Fulbright Lecturer (United Kingdom). He has also served as an urban/regional planning consultant to the U.S. Agency for International Development in Peru and Bolivia, to the American Institute of Architects, to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, to the U.S. Embassy in Mexico, to the U.S. Consulate in Tijuana, and to the Public Policy Institute of California. Dr. Herzog was a TEDx speaker in the 2015 event– TEDxMonumento258 on the U.S.-Mexico border; and he won the 2017 Faculty Monty Award for scholarship and teaching at SDSU.

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