Norman G. Miller has been the Director of the Real Estate Program at the University of Cincinnati since 1981 when he launched a new real estate program, and holder of the West Shell, Jr. Professorship in real estate since 1988. He received his Ph.D. from the Ohio State University in 1977, after which he was an Assistant Professor at the University of Georgia until 1981. During 1985-86 he was the Visiting Chairholder at the University of Hawaii. He is active on the Editorial Board of several nation/international, journals including The Journal of Real Estate Research, The Journal of Real Estate Literature, Journal of Property Finance, The Journal of Real Estate Education, and was Co-Managing Editor of Real Estate Finance for several years with David Geltner. Currently, he is the president-elect of the American Real Estate Society. Dr. Miller is a prolific writer and scholar with numerous academic articles, books, and trade market publications. Aside from managing REIT mutual fund, he has consulted for developers, investors and with several national data firms on market analysis techniques and project feasibility. He is the primary instructor for the national NAIOP program on 'Developing in the 21st Century' and a Distinguished Fellow with NAIOP. He has worked extensively with various trade associations including the National Association of Realtors, the Urban Land Institute, BOMA, CCIM, NNCREW, AIREA, NACORE, NAIOP, and NAHB. As a Homer Hoyt Lan Use Institute Faculty member, he is involved with some premier though leaders among academics and industry professionals in a think tank setting for annual conferences on real estate issues and trends. Dr. Miller also developed the popular national and international web site www.real-jobs.com free to students to post resumes for any commercial real estate are or to search for jobs.
David Geltner is a professor at MIT where he is also Director of the Real Estate Center. He received his Ph.D. in 1989 from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and was a Professor of Real Estate at the University of Cincinnati from 1989 through Spring, 2002. He specializes in the areas of real estate investments, urban economics, and the financial economics of the real estate industry. He has published extensively in leading academic journals, including Real Estate Economics (formerly The AREUEA Journal), The Journal of Urban Economics, The Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, The Journal of Real Estate Research, The Journal of Housing Economics, and The Journal of Property Research, among others. He serves on the editorial boards of the three leading US academic real estate journals (Real Estate Economics, The Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, and The Journal of Real Estate Research) and of the leading British journal (The Journal of Property Research). He is a co-managing editor of a leading real estate research journal, Real Estate Economics for AREUEA. He serves on the Academic Advisory Board of the Real Estate Research Institute, a research promotion and funding agency sponsored by the leading real estate investment firms. Dr. Geltner has consulted for leading real estate investment advisory firms including serving on the Board of Ohio based STRS.
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