Kenneth Kolson

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Gender Male
Industry Education
Location Alexandria, Virginia, United States
Introduction Fresh out of graduate school in 1970, Kenneth Kolson taught at Hiram College in Ohio for the next fifteen years. In 1985, he joined the staff of the National Endowment for the Humanities, where he worked for the next 22+ years. In 2001, he published Big Plans: The Allure and Folly of Urban Design (Johns Hopkins). In 2006, he was a Fulbright scholar at the University of Oulu in Finland. In 2007, he undertook a special project while detailed to the U.S. Department of State. He retired from the federal service in 2007. In 2008, he went to work for The Ohio State University as director of the Washington Office of the John Glenn School of Public Affairs. During the spring semester of 2014, he is serving as a Fulbright scholar at Siauliai University, Lithuania. The opinions expressed on Baltic Avenue are the author's alone and should under no circumstances be attributed to the Glenn School, the Fulbright program, or the Department of State.