University of St Andrews

Death of Professor Neil Smith, 1954-2012

Monday 01 October 2012

Neil Smith, Distinguished Professor of Geography and Anthropology and founding Director of the Center for Place, Culture and Politics at the City University of New York (CUNY) and a graduate of University of St Andrews , died in New York on 29 September 2012.

Neil graduated from St Andrews University in 1977 with an outstanding first class honours degree in Geography and completed his PhD with David Harvey at Johns Hopkins University in 1982.

To read more about Neil, please select; Neil Smith 1954-2012 (PDF, 117 KB)