Dr Alison McCandlish

  • Tutor in City Planning (Urban Studies)

Biography

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.

Research interests

  • 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
  • E-learning 

 

Publications

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2020

McCandlish, A. and McPherson, G. (2020) Promoting tangible and intangible hidden cultural heritage: local communities influencing civic decision-making and international cultural policy. International Journal of Cultural Policy, (Accepted for Publication)

2019

McCandlish, A. and Thomas, A. (2019) When is Graffiti, Graffiti? Exploring and Recording Heritage and Heritage Crime, Young People Have their Say. 4th Public Archaeology Twitter Conference: Archaeology: Access, Barriers and Participation - Online, Conference took place on Twitter (#PATC4) on 5 Sept 2019

2017

McCandlish, A. (2017) Revealing Hidden Cultural Heritage through Digital Cultural Asset Mapping. In: Paper presented at Conference on Cultural Heritage And New Technologies, Vienna City Hall, Vienna, Austria, 8-10 Nov 2017,

2016

McGillivray, D., McPherson, G., Jones, J. and McCandlish, A. (2016) Young people, digital media making and critical digital citizenship. Leisure Studies, 35(6), pp. 724-738. (doi: 10.1080/02614367.2015.1062041)

2014

McGillivray, D., Jones, J., McCandlish, A. and McPherson, G. (2014) Digital commonwealth: Telling stories case study. In: Lockton, D., Greene, C., Casey, A., Raby, L. and Vickress, A. (eds.) Creative Citizens’ Variety Pack: Inspiring Digital Ideas From Community Projects. Royal College of Art: London, pp. 1-6. ISBN 9781907342974 (electronic)

McGillivray, D., Jones, J. M., McCandlish, A. and McPherson, G. (2014) Digital Commonwealth: Handbook of Digital Storytelling. University of the West of Scotland.

McCandlish, A. (2014) Digital storytelling at the annual school. Context(136), p. 12.

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Number of items: 6.

Articles

McGillivray, D., McPherson, G., Jones, J. and McCandlish, A. (2016) Young people, digital media making and critical digital citizenship. Leisure Studies, 35(6), pp. 724-738. (doi: 10.1080/02614367.2015.1062041)

McCandlish, A. (2014) Digital storytelling at the annual school. Context(136), p. 12.

Books

McGillivray, D., Jones, J. M., McCandlish, A. and McPherson, G. (2014) Digital Commonwealth: Handbook of Digital Storytelling. University of the West of Scotland.

Book Sections

McGillivray, D., Jones, J., McCandlish, A. and McPherson, G. (2014) Digital commonwealth: Telling stories case study. In: Lockton, D., Greene, C., Casey, A., Raby, L. and Vickress, A. (eds.) Creative Citizens’ Variety Pack: Inspiring Digital Ideas From Community Projects. Royal College of Art: London, pp. 1-6. ISBN 9781907342974 (electronic)

Conference or Workshop Item

McCandlish, A. and Thomas, A. (2019) When is Graffiti, Graffiti? Exploring and Recording Heritage and Heritage Crime, Young People Have their Say. 4th Public Archaeology Twitter Conference: Archaeology: Access, Barriers and Participation - Online, Conference took place on Twitter (#PATC4) on 5 Sept 2019

Conference Proceedings

McCandlish, A. (2017) Revealing Hidden Cultural Heritage through Digital Cultural Asset Mapping. In: Paper presented at Conference on Cultural Heritage And New Technologies, Vienna City Hall, Vienna, Austria, 8-10 Nov 2017,

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Teaching

  • Urban Studies Researching and the Dissertation (Urban 5119)
  • Designing Places (Urban 5010)
  • Sustainable Housing Development (Urban 5049)
  • Spatial Planning Strategies (Urban 4056)

 

Additional information

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.