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James "Jim" Meurer, PhD
Daniels 380
Adjunct Faculty
Franklin L. Burns School of Real Estate and Construction Management
James Meurer

Biography at a Glance

James R. Meurer has actively represented the real estate, investment, and banking community since 1974.  During this time he has performed financial analyses, appraisals, appraisal reviews, advisory reports, market studies, and feasibility analyses on a wide variety of real property, as well as provided financing for residential and commercial properties.  He has worked directly for or has been retained by lending institutions, life insurance companies, developers, public agencies, nonprofit institutions, banking regulators, and individual property owners to assist in their real estate needs. Dr. Meurer has extensive experience in alternative dispute resolution (ADR), acting in the capacity of an arbitrator and mediator in real estate and personal property related cases.  He has also taught at the graduate, undergraduate, and professional level since 1987, specializing in the fields of finance, investments, real estate, and management information systems.


  • Doctor of Education from University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, Colorado
  • MBA from Regis University, Denver, Colorado
  • BS in Business Administration from Regis College, Denver, Colorado

Boards and Memberships

Meurer is a member of the Appraisal Institute (MAI and SRA), International Right of Way Association, Land Trust Alliance and National Eagle Scout Association.  He is a board member of Camp Fire USA, Clear Creek Land Conversancy, Colorado Board of Assessment Appeals, Colorado Chapter of the Appraisal Institute, Community Housing Services, Inc., Goodwill Industries of Denver, University of Denver, Daniels College of Business.