Ismaila Odogba

Professor of Geography
Ph.D., University of Louisville, 2009


Comparative urban development; land use planning; political economy; urban and regional planning.


Urban policy and economic development; globalization; regional systems; institutional reorganization.


  1. “Homelessness” in the Encyclopedia of Political Science. October, 2010. George Thomas Kurian, Ed. CQ Press/Sage. Ismaila Odogba.
  2. “Typologies and the Transformation of European Cities: A Perspective from America.” November 2008. Urban Research & Practice. H.V. Savitch & Ismaila Odogba.
  3. “Can We Contain Regions? The Inter Dynamics of Central Cities, Suburbs and Exurbs.” Urban Affairs Association, Baltimore, MD, April 2008. Savitch, H.V., Ismaila Odogba, and Jeffery L. Osgood, Jr.
  4. “Capital Accumulation: The Primary Inducement for Restructuring in a Global Economy.” Urban Affairs Association, Seattle, WA, April 2007. Ismaila Odogba.