Dr Alison McCandlish
- Tutor in City Planning (Urban Studies)
I am a Tutor for City Planning. I have an academic background in Environmental Planning, European Urban Conservation, Education and Creative Media Practice, and my PhD looked at revealing hidden heritage through creative research methods and the role of digital cultural asset mapping in bidding for City of Culture Status. I am a member of the Institute of Historic Building Conservation (IHBC), a chartered town planner (MRTPI), a recognised Historic Environment Service Provider under the IHBC HESPR scheme, and member of the Association of Illustrators.
- Creative techniques for community engagement in town planning, culture and heritage
- Architectural conservation and urban heritage
- Cultural heritage and regeneration
- Social media and digital media for heritage
- Urban Studies Researching and the Dissertation (Urban 5119)
- Designing Places (Urban 5010)
- Sustainable Housing Development (Urban 5049)
- Spatial Planning Strategies (Urban 4056)
I act as an Associate Tutor for University College of Estate Management, and a Research Associate at the Centre for Culture, Sport and Events at the University of the West of Scotland.