Mark Wilson

Mark Wilson
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Mega event planning, cyber geography, information society and nonprofit organizations

Professor and Director of SPDC Global

  • School of Planning, Design and Construction
  • College of Agriculture and Natural Resources
  • Contact at: (517) 353-9056 or

Wilson is an expert in urban planning, information technology, economic geography, public policy and nonprofit organizations. Specific research interests include the economic, social and political dimensions of cyberspace; the planning, land use and economic issues associated with mega events such as the Olympics and World’s Fairs; and exploring the significance of Michigan’s nonprofit sector, through economic trends and public opinion.