Dr Alasdair Rae
Senior Lecturer in Urban Studies and Planning
28th April 2016 | 12 noon | RC-204 Lecture Room in Information School, Regent Court
No need to book.
Biography:Alasdair Rae is a Senior Lecturer in Urban Studies and Planning and Director of the Sheffield Q-Step Centre. Alasdair's work focuses on housing, neighbourhoods, spatial interaction, deprivation and visualisation. He mainly publishes in urban and regional journals and also regularly contributes pieces to a variety of media outlets (e.g. The Guardian, CityMetric, The Huffington Post). Recently, he's worked with Rightmove, Google and a range of funders (including The Bank of England) on projects which attempt to make sense of new datasets. He has a PhD from the University of Liverpool, an MA from The Ohio State University and a BA(Hons) from the University of Strathclyde.