Dr. Raj S. Jutla



Department

Geography Geology and Planning

Role: Faculty
Campus: Springfield

Postal mail

Missouri State University
Geography Geology and Planning
901 S. National Ave.
Springfield, MO 65897

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Education

  • PhD Environmental Design and Planning, 1995, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
  • MS Landscape Architecture, 1984, Ball State University
  • MS Planning, 1983, University of Guelph, Canada
  • Certificate in Urban and Environmental Studies, 1982, Brock University, Canada
  • Bachelor of Architecture, 1975, Chandigarh College of Architecture, India 

Teaching

  • PLN 100 Understanding Cities
  • PLN 371 History and Introduction to Planning
  • PLN 372 Planning Theory and Ethics
  • PLN 300 Graphic Communication for Planners
  • PLN 570 Planning Law
  • PLN 574-674 Open Space Planning
  • PLN 573-673 Urban Design and Preservation
  • PLN 576 Site Planning and Design Studio
  • PLN 597 Special Topic: Planning Graphics
  • GRY 100 World Regional Geography
  • GRY 305 Selected World Regions (South Asia and Europe)
  • GRY/PLN 367 Research Methods in Geography and Planning
  • GRY 497 Urban Social Geography of Britain (Missouri/London program)

Research and professional interests

  • History and theory of planning
  • History of urban form
  • Urban design theory
  • Environmental perception
  • Urban tourism
  • Site planning and design

Awards and honors

  • Excellence in Teaching Award, College of Natural and Applied Sciences, 2017
  • MSU Summer Fellowship, Missouri State University, 2013, "Learning from a Viable Tourist Destination - Niagara on the Lake, a Small Canadian Town"
  • Excellence in Teaching Award, College of Natural and Applied Sciences, 2004
  • Excellence in Research Award, College of Natural and Applied Sciences, 2002
  • Excellence in Teaching Award, College of Natural and Applied Sciences, 2000
  • SMSU Summer Fellowship, SMSU, 1999, "Environmental Aesthetics - Townscape Analysis in terms of Visual Quality and Preference"

Scholarships and grants

  • Missouri State University Faculty Research Grant, Missouri State University, 2014, "The Visual Image of Branson"
  • SMSU Research Grant, SMSU, 1997, "Fatehpur Sikri - City Planning through Social and Political Statements"

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