Dr. Jerry Anthony is global change-maker.
In 2003, he co-founded the Housing Trust Fund of Johnson County, a non-profit organization that (with an operating budget of $1.2 million in FY2018) funds creation of new affordable housing in Johnson County, Iowa, USA.
In 2012, he co-founded the World Institute of Sustainable Development in Kochi, India.
He is a tenured associate professor of Urban and regional planning at the University of Iowa, where he has been employed since earning his Ph.D. from Florida State University in 2000.
He has been named an Excellent Educator by the American Planning Association, one of only two professors ever to be bestowed this recognition in the state of Iowa.
His publications are widely read, with a 2004 paper titled “The Effects of Florida’s Growth Management Act on Housing Affordability” named one of the top 10 most influential papers published in the prestigious Journal of the American Planning Association in 25 years.
He teaches a study abroad course in the University of Iowa’s internationally decorated India Winterim program, called “2017-2018 India Winterim Courses: Sustainable Development: The Kerala Experience”. This course has had a transformative impact on scores of graduate and undergraduate students from over 15 North American universities since 2009.
From 2015 onwards, he has been a visiting scholar at The Chinese University of Hong Kong, advising and teaching students from over 20 Asian and Scandinavian countries.
Anthony, Jerry. 2017. State Growth Management and Urban Sprawl Reduction: Lessons from Florida, Journal of Urban Planning and Development, Vol. 143, Issue 4 (December 2017)
Khandelwal, Meena, Matthew E. Hill, Paul Greenough, Jerry Anthony, Misha Quill, Marc Linderman, and H.S. Udaykumar. 2017. Why Have Improved Cook-stove Initiatives in India Failed? World Development 92: 13–27.
Anthony, Jerry. 2016. Housing price effects of growth regulations: a concise taxonomy. International Journal of Housing Policy.
Greenlee, Andrew, Mary Edwards & Jerry Anthony. 2015. Planning Skills: An Examination of Supply and Local Government Demand. Journal of Planning Education and Research, 35(2): 161-173.
Anthony, Jerry. 2008. Exploring causes of smart growth policy adoption: Many challenges persist. Social Sciences Quarterly, 89(3): 1371-1377
Anthony, Jerry. 2007. Achieving the UN’s Millennium Development goal: Problems and prospects in a medium-sized Indian city. Journal of the American Planning Association, 73(2):223-237.
Anthony, Jerry, and David Forkenbrock. 2006. Land Use Law in Planning: Practice and Pedagogy. Journal of Planning Education and Research, 26(1): 80-91.
Anthony, Jerry. 2006. State Growth Management and Housing Prices. Social Science Quarterly 87(1):122-141.
Anthony, Jerry. 2005. Family Self-sufficiency programs: Program benefits and factors affecting participants’ success. Urban Affairs Review 41(1): 65-92.
Anthony, Jerry. 2004. Do State Growth Management Regulations Reduce Sprawl? Urban Affairs Review 39 (3): 376-397.
Anthony, Jerry. 2003. The effects of Florida’s Growth Management Act on Housing Affordability. Journal of the American Planning Association 69(3): 282-295.
Anthony, Jerry. 2011. Home Burdens: The High Cost of Homeownership. Chapter 4 in Katherine Porter (ed). Broke: How Debt Bankrupts the Middle Class. Stanford University Press.
Guest Lecture: “Urban Topography vs. House Scenery” – Tatsuo Iwaoka
Guest Lecture: On Process – Mitesh Dixit
Guest Lecture: Sustainable Urbanism and Globalisation – Prof. Ashraf M. Salama
Guest lecture: ARCHITECT 2049 – Dr. Miloš Dimčić
Guest Lectures: Prof. Alfredo Brillembourg “Urban-Think Tank: Housing the City” and Haris Piplaš “Reactivating Sarajevo’s (Dis)continuous urbanism”
Guest Lecture: about design engineering culture – Professor Hanif Kara
Guest lecture: “The Robotic Touch – How Robots Change Architecture” by Professor Fabio Gramazio
AUR 2014/15 City and Society: Yoshiharu Tsukamoto & Momoyo Kaijima [Atelier Bow-Wow]