Meet Justin Hollander, PhD, AICP

Justin Hollander,Ph.D.,AICP, Assistant Professor, Urban & Environmental Policy & Planning, Tufts University.

Professor Hollander gave a SftPublic presentation in May, 2011, Restoration of Severely Contaminated Lands on the issue of “brownfields”. He explained how urban planners, citizens, and scientists are recovering areas and buildings previously made uninhabitable by man-made contamination. In this biographical clip describes his work, his hands-on approach to training students, and the rewards and challenges of a field that involves public participation in restoration of damaged lands.