School of Urban Affairs Faculty and Staff

CEPA Staff

JackJack Yochum
Research Assistant, Center for Economic Development
School of Urban Affairs
Cleveland State University

Office Location: UR356
Phone: 216.687.2452


Jack Yochum is a Research Assistant at the Center for Economic Development in the School of Urban Affairs at Cleveland State University. Jack specializes in Geographic Information Systems (GIS). Prior to joining Center staff, they served as a Graduate Assistant on the ongoing Robert Wood Johnson Policies for Action (P4A) project titled Investing in the Middle: A New Approach to Deliver on the Promise of Equitable Neighborhood Development. Jack holds a B.A. in Environmental Studies and is currently pursuing a Master of Urban Studies from the School of urban affairs.

Research Interests

  • Urban geography
  • Equitable community development
  • Immigrant and refugee studies