Jean Vance

Urban and cultural geography

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B.A., Hons. Geography, University of Nottingham, UK, 1950

Ph.D. Geography, Clark University, Worcester, Mass. 1958.  Dissertation: The Central Business District of Nottingham, England:  A Comparative Study.

Appointments at San Francisco State College/University:

  • Assistant Professor of Geography, 1962-67.
  • Associate Professor of Geography, 1967-72.
  • Professor of Geography, 1972-92.
  • Chair, Department of Geography, SFSU 1981-92.