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Urban Studies

Head of Subject


Professor Simon Joss

Teaching and Learning Director


Dr Philip O’Brien

UG Convenor/Programme Director of Social and Public Policy


Dr Graeme Young

Level 1 


1A Convenor: Dr Charlotte Pearson
1B Convenors:
Prof Annette Hastings and Prof Keith Kintrea

Administrator: Susanna Oelschlagel

Level 2 


2A Convenor: Prof Susan Deeley

2B Convenor

Administrator: Olive Bredin



Convenor: Prof Mark Stephens
Susanna Oelschlagel

Undergraduate Nankai


Dr Andrew Hoolachan

Study Abroad Co-ordinator


Dr Penelope Laycock

Postgraduate Taught (PGT)


Programme Convenors

City Planning: Dr Alison McCandlish 
City Planning Development & Real Estate: Dr Alison McCandlish 

Real Estate: Dr Tunbosun Oyedokun

Urban Analytics: Dr Qunshan Zhao

Urban Transport: Dr Mark Livingston

Public Policy and Management: Dr Madhu Satsangi 

Public Policy Research (MRes): Dr Anna Gawlewicz

MRes Convenor: 

MSc Nankai Convenor: 

Housing Studies PGT Administrator: David Donaldson

REPR PGT Administrator: Lesley Flynn 

Public Policy PGT Administrator: Fiona Prior 

Postgraduate Research (PGR)


Convenor: Prof. Harriet Thomson
Lucy Brown 



Research Director: Professor Ade Kearns/Professor Sharon Wright

Impact Champion: Professor Keith Kintrea/Professor Sharon Wright

Seminar Series Convenor



Please see Urban Studies Events & Seminars for more info.

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