Alexander Appelbaum

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Visiting Assistant Professor Grad Center for Planning (718) 399-4340 p Brooklyn Campus, Higgins Hall North 2


Alec Appelbaum has co‐taught the Capstone thesis for Urban Environmental Systems Management since 2011. He brings a distinguished record as a journalist, essayist, and advocate on ways to make cities more equitably healthy. His writing has appeared in The New York Times, Fortune, The Nation, Metropolis, and elsewhere. He also teaches climate resilience at Fieldston and Riverdale.