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Rediscover Ottawa and its surroundings with urban planning specialist and historian David Gordon.
David Gordon is a Professor and the Director of the School of Urban and Regional Planning at Queen’s University. He has also taught at Harvard University, the University of Toronto and at the University of Pennsylvania. Before becoming a professor, Mr. Gordon was a professional urban planner for over 15 years. He received the Canadian Institute of Planners' National Award of Distinction in 1991 and in 1992.
Mr. Gordon holds a Doctorate of Design from Harvard University as well as degrees in Engineering, Urban and Regional Planning, and Business Administration. He has written widely on urban planning including the books Planning Twentieth Century Capital Cities (Routledge 2006) and Planning Canadian Communities (Nelson 2008 with Gerald Hodge). His latest research includes a book on the history of Canada's capital city and exploration of Canadian suburbs.