Forthcoming Housing and Communities Research Network Seminars, 2015
All are welcome at the forthcoming Housing and Communities Research Network Seminars, which will be held in Room 710, Muirhead Tower (4.15 - 5.45 pm).
Tuesday 19 May 2015 - Seminar 5: Hidden assumptions and broken promises? Decoding housing policy discourse
Guest Speaker: Dr James Gregory, Housing and Communities Research Group
Dr James Gregory is a reformed political theorist and now Senior Research Fellow in the Housing and Communities Research Group. He is currently project lead on the Webb Memorial Trust 'Future of Social Housing' programme.
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Monday 22 June 2015 - Seminar 6: Researching community land trusts in Australia: Balancing academia and activism
Guest Speaker: Dr Louise Crabtree, University of Western Sydney Australia
Dr Louise Crabtree is a Senior Research Fellow at the Institute for Culture and Society at the University of Western Sydney, Australia. Her research focuses on the social, ecological and economic sustainability of community-driven housing developments in Australia; on the uptake of housing innovation in practice and policy; on complex adaptive systems theory in urban contexts; and, on the interfaces between sustainability, property rights, institutional design and democracy.
THIS EVENT HAS UNFORTUNATELY BEEN CANCELLED