Visiting Scholars & Practitioners

Who We Are: Visiting Scholars


Eric Kober

Eric Kober is a senior research scholar at the Rudin Center for Transportation Policy and Management at New York University and a former director of housing, economic and infrastructure planning at the New York City Department of City Planning.  He has master's degrees in business administration from the Stern School of Business at NYU and in public and international affairs from the Woodrow Wilson School at Princeton University.

Greg Lindsay

Greg Lindsay is a contributing writer for Fast Company and the co-author of Aerotropolis: The Way We’ll Live Next, a look at how air transportation and globalization are impacting cities, published by Farrar, Straus & Giroux in March 2011. Greg was previously a contributing writer for Fortune and an editor-at-large for Advertising Age. He has written for Bloomberg BusinessWeek and Business 2.0, and was a senior correspondent at His writing has also appeared in Time, Wired, New York, Travel + Leisure, Condé Nast Traveler, and The Daily Beast. Greg graduated from the University of Illinois with a degree in journalism.