James Fisher Population, Health and Planning
James H. Fisher, PhD, MRP, AICP


Public Administration and Economic Development

town management, finance and budgeting, benefit/cost analysis, credit and assistance evaluation, operations research, econometrics, rural and urban community and economic development planning

Environment and Land Use

geographic information systems, environmental assessment, analysis of soils, inundation, agricultural extension, water quality, comprehensive planning


community health assessment, program evaluation, substance use, epidemiology program evaluation, developing country health policy, grant management


population estimation and projection, field survey design, design and implementation,  migration research, family planning, policy, statistics

Market Research

market segmentation, consumer choice, product development, advertising, operations, competitive intelligence, social marketing


corridor management planning, long range prioritization, bicycle/pedestrian trail planning, scenic byway planning and administration, site analysis


Bowdoin College 1979 BA Anthropology & Sociolog
Carleton College/University of Pune 1977   India Studies
University of North Carolina 1984 MRP Regional Planning
US Fulbright Scholar, Bangladesh 1986   Doctoral Research - BRAC
  1993 PhD Regional Planning
American Institute of Certified Planners 1997 AICP  

Research, Presentations and Publications

Peace Corps Response Program November, 2015 - September, 2016

Aracataca Infrastructura

Websites Facebook, and other social media
Regional Planning, Economy and Tourism
Acadia All American Road Acadia Byway Facebook
Black Woods Scenic Byway Black Woods Scenic Byway Facebook
Hancock County Planning Commission Hancock County Planning Commission Facebook
Schoodic National Scenic Byway Planning Schoodic National Scenic Byway Facebook
Town of Deer Isle Town of Deer Isle Facebook Page
Public Health
Downeast Public Health Council Downeast Public Health Council Facebook
Sociology 101 - Introduction to Sociology
Music and Art
Brooklin Community Band Ellsworth Community Band
Flash in the Pans Peninsula Pan


Program Statements

Contact Information

James H. Fisher, PhD, MRP, AICP (CV) (Resume)
101 Carleton Stream Lane
Blue Hill, ME 04614
(207) 812-6315 (cell)
(207) 370-4450 (Google Voice)
Web Site www.fisherphp.com