Dr. Smith is a professor of Geography and the Director of the Urban Studies Minor, as well as, a Faculty Research Associate at UNC Charlotte's Urban Institute.
Urban & Social Geography
Immigrant Settlement & Adjustment
Urban Revitalization & Gentrification
Ph.D. (2000) Geography, University of British Columbia CANADA
M.A. (1993) Geography, Queen's University at Kingston CANADA
B.A. Highest Honors (1989) Geography, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill USA
Junior Year Abroad (1987) Bristol University UNITED KINGDOM