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Aaron Deslatte

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Public Administration

IA 208
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Environmental Focus

Dr. Deslatte's research interests focus broadly on local government management, land use, sustainable resource management and development, and urban and social policy. In 2014, Dr. Deslatte was a co-PI on a multidisciplinary team awarded a graduate research grant from the University of Maryland’s National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center (SESYNC) for research on water-management challenges in three U.S. cities.

Current Student Research Opportunities

Dr. Deslatte is conducting research on Chicago's sustainable transportation, economic development, energy, water, land-use and carbon emissions efforts, as well as those of surrounding local governments. Students seeking opportunities to study local government sustainability are welcome to contact him.


Dr. Deslatte in Annapolis, MD for SESYNC


Dr. Deslatte with the SESYNC graduate assistants