Malcolm Cutchin is Professor of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He also is Adjunct Professor of Geography and a Senior Scientist at the UNC Institute on Aging. He received his PhD in Geography at the University of Kentucky and previously held appointments at Middlebury College and the University of Texas Medical Branch. Malcolm’s research generally falls into the category of human-place relationships and well-being, and the writings of John Dewey and those who study Dewey figure prominently in his thinking and writing. He has been funded by the NIH and EPA, and from 2007 to 2011, he was the Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Applied Gerontology.