Nathan Foote

Nathan FootePrevious Degrees

  • Master’s Degree – Urban and Regional Planning (The University of Texas at San Antonio)
  • Bachelor’s Degree – Civil Engineering (The University of Texas at San Antonio)
  • Bachelor’s Degree – Multidisciplinary Science (Texas Tech University)

Contact Information

Research Interests

  • Economic Development
  • Community Development
  • Labor Policy
  • Urban Governance & Politics
  • Globalization
  • World/Global Cities
  • Poverty & Inequality
  • Neighborhood Dynamics


  • Presidential Fellowship, Rutgers

Peer-Reviewed Publications

  • Foote, Nathan S. 2017. “Beyond Studentification in United States College Towns: Neighborhood Change in the Knowledge Nodes, 1980-2010.” Environment and Planning A, 49(6), 1341-1360. DOI:
  • Foote, Nathan and Rebecca Walter. 2016. “Neighborhood and Socioeconomic Change in Emerging Megapolitan Nodes: Tracking Shifting Social Geographies in Three Rapidly Growing United States Metropolitan Areas, 1980-2010.” Urban Geography. E-published ahead of print 11 August 2016. DOI: