USC Price School of Public Policy

Lisa Schweitzer


Ralph and Goldy Lewis Hall 311
Los Angeles, CA 90089-0626

Phone: (213) 740-3866

Fax: (213) 740-5379

Curriculum Vitae

Ph.D. Urban Planning

University of California, Los Angeles


Environmental justice, Sustainable transportation, Hazardous materials in urban environments, Community environmental quality

Biographical sketch

Lisa Schweitzer is a Professor at the USC Sol Price School of Public Policy. She specializes in urban studies, and, in particular, analyses of social justice, environment and transport. Her work has appeared in multiple popular and scholarly outlets, and her research has been funded by the National Science Foundation and the National Institute of Health. She maintains a blog about sustainable urbanism at

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