Professor, Urban Planning & Policy, University of Illinois, Chicago, U.S.A.
Principal Programs Advisor
Dr. Vidyarthi is Director of Undergraduate Studies, and a Professor of Urban planning and Policy at the University of Illinois, Chicago. Trained as an architect, urban designer and spatial planner, Sanjeev studies ideas and actions in the domain of human settlements focusing upon the meanings and purposes of planning for places. His research interests span the fields of planning theory and history and globalization and development studies, and his current research explores who does (and should do) the planning work. Exploring planning efforts in a wide variety of urban settings, Sanjeev has lived, worked and studied in the Middle East, Western Europe, and the United States over the past couple decades while maintaining a strong research agenda focused around the spatial planning and development of post-independence India,
One Idea Many Plans India Launch
Sanjeev Vidyarthi - On Indian Urban Phenomena
Understanding India`s New Approach to Spatial Planning and Development: A Salient Shift