Research areas of the Centre for Sustainable Planning and Environments
We are a multi-disciplinary group of researchers interested in the planning, design, use and governance of places at different scales. We undertake research in four inter-related themes.
Developing an understanding of what sustainable urban environments are and how they can be achieved.
Focusing on governance, urban policy, city management and spatial planning.
Concentrating on theoretical and practice-based aspects of planning.
Harnessing the power of social and technology innovation to
transform the effective management of the city and spatial decision