University of Hawaii at Manoa, Department of Urban and Regional Planning

Skip navigation.

Urban and Regional Planning Faculty

Urban and Regional Planning > Faculty

Karl Kim, Ph.D.
Faculty
Office Location: Saunders 107J
Phone Number: 956-6865
Fax Number: 956-6870
Personal Webpage: durp.hawaii.edu
Email: karlk@hawaii.edu

Background:

Received undergraduate education from Brown University and graduate education, including Ph.D. in Urban Studies and Planning from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Teaching:

Introduction to Planning (PLAN 310), Planning Theory (PLAN 600), Advanced Planning Theory (PLAN 605), Planning Methods (PLAN 601), Advanced Methods (PLAN 655), Planning Urban Infrastructure (PLAN 675), Overview of Disaster Management and Humanitarian Assistance (PLAN 670).

Course Syllabi:

    Fall 2009PLAN 670 - Overview of Disaster Management and Humanitarian Assistance View Syllabus
    Spring 2008PLAN PLAN 602 - Advanced Planning Theory View Syllabus

Advising:

Director, Disaster Management and Humanitarian Assistance Program; Affiliate Professor, School of Architecture; Faculty Member, Center for Korean Studies

Research:

Editor, Accident Analysis and Prevention; Korean Studies; Here! Urbanism, Design and Planning. Received more than $13.8 million in federal, state, and international research grants on transportation, traffic safety, GIS, environmental management, disaster management and humanitarian assistance; Executive Director, National Disaster Preparedness Training Center

Interest(s):

Loglinear modeling, categorical data analysis, probabilistic data linkage, distance learning, and disaster management and humanitarian assistance.

 

back to top