A-Z list of staff members

Academic Staff

Name Post Research interests Email Telephone  Office
Tait, Prof Malcolm Head of Department, Professor of Planning The mediation of urban development, professionalism and planning;  theorising planning activity. m.tait@sheffield.ac.uk 0114 222 6919 D11b
Ajia, Dr Fatima Research Associate Public communications in the adaptive water utility f.ajia@sheffield.ac.uk
Atkinson, Prof Rowland Research Chair in Inclusive Society Gentrification and displacement, cities and crime; wealth, poverty and exclusion; segregation and urban security; 'gated communities' and fortress homes. rowland.atkinson@sheffield.ac.uk 0114 222 6936 F12
Baker, Dr Alex Leverhulme Early Career Fellow The global patterns, tactics, and industries of eviction enforcement and their effects on housing rights and social movements for land and home. alex.baker@sheffield.ac.uk D21
Beckett, Dr Amy Research and Impact Associate Household decision-making and mobility a.beckett@sheffield.ac.uk 0114 222 6917 D21
Bibby, Mr Peter Lecturer Language of planning policy; applications of GIS to public policy issues; historical uses of GIS data. p.r.bibby@sheffield.ac.uk 0114 222 6181 D7c
Burgum, Dr Samuel Research Fellow Squatting and London's housing crisis s.burgum@sheffield.ac.uk 0114 222 6944 D7a
Cawood, Dr Sally Research Fellow Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) provision in low-income settlements; labour rights; gender and participation; collective action, Community Based Organisations (CBOs) and urban governance; housing and land tenure insecurity s.cawood@sheffield.ac.uk 0114 222 6947 D7a
Connelly, Dr Stephen Senior Lecturer Sustainable development; public involvement in governance; planning for sustainability in democratic and authoritarian societies, with a particular interest in issues of legitimacy and the use of knowledge. s.connelly@sheffield.ac.uk 0114 222 6916 D11f
Crookes, Dr Lee University Teacher Class, gentrification, urban regeneration and housing. l.crookes@sheffield.ac.uk 0114 222 6910 F15
Emery, Dr Jay Leverhulme Early Career Fellow Affective and class politics of alienation in post-industrial towns j.emery@sheffield.ac.uk D21
Flint, Prof John Professor of Urban & Regional Planning Housing policy, housing management, citizenship, crime and anti-social behaviour, neighbourhood renewal and social cohesion and religion. john.flint@sheffield.ac.uk 0114 222 6902 D25
Goodfellow, Dr Tom Senior Lecturer Urban development and politics in the global South. t.goodfellow@sheffield.ac.uk 0114 222 6913 F16
Hickie, Dr James Research Associate Innovation in city centre retail j.p.hickie@sheffield.ac.uk 0114 222 6948 D7a
Hamilton, Dr Ruth Teaching Associate Urban labour markets and deprived neighbourhoods. r.hamilton@sheffield.ac.uk 0114 222 6921 C4c
Henneberry, Prof John Professor of Property Development Studies Structure and behaviour of the commercial and industrial sectors of the UK property market and their interaction with the wider economy and state regulatory systems. j.henneberry@sheffield.ac.uk 0114 222 6911 D17
Higgins, Dr Katie Research Fellow Successful business people and families in the North West katie.higgins@sheffield.ac.uk 0114 2226931 D7a
Hincks, Dr Stephen Reader Applied spatial analysis and GIS; Housing and neighbourhoods; Urban regional policy and planning s.hincks@sheffield.ac.uk 0114 222 6915 D11c
Horn, Dr Philipp Lecturer Urban indigeneity; diversity and the right to the city; citizen-led and participatory planning with a focus on Latin American and African cities. p.horn@sheffield.ac.uk 0114 222 6938 D19
Inch, Dr Andy Senior Lecturer Urban planning and development, political theory, governance and public administration. a.inch@sheffield.ac.uk 0114 222 6929 C4b
Jackson, Dr Cath Senior Lecturer Local property market functioning; retail planning and investment; retail investment diversification. c.c.jackson@sheffield.ac.uk 0114 222 6918 D18
Keskin, Dr Berna University Teacher Housing economics; real estate; urban and regional planning. b.keskin@sheffield.ac.uk 0114 222 6933 D17
Lancione, Dr Michele Senior Research Fellow (Faculty of Social Sciences) Marginality, poverty and difference in contemporary urban settings m.lancione@sheffield.ac.uk 0114 222 6942 D2
Lombard, Dr Melanie Lecturer Urban informality, and land conflict in cities. m.b.lombard@sheffield.ac.uk 0114 222 6926 D26
Lu, Dr Ally University Teacher Urban landscape history with colonial influence; cultural landscapes and conservation; sustainable urban design. ally.lu@sheffield.ac.uk 0114 222 6914 C4d
Meth, Dr Paula Reader Planning contributions made by, marginalised people in post-colonial societies, South Africa in particular. Urban peripheries in the Global South. p.j.meth@sheffield.ac.uk 0114 222 6912 D24
Nisha, Dr Bobby Senior University Teacher Design decision-making processes and models. b.nisha@sheffield.ac.uk 0114 222 6934 D11a
Payne, Dr Sarah University Teacher Real estate development processes; interdisciplinary issues of environmental performance and business strategy, urban growth and urban sustainability. s.payne@sheffield.ac.uk 0114 222 6939 F14
Pill, Dr Madeleine Senior Lecturer Urban and neighbourhood governance and policy m.c.pill@sheffield.ac.uk 0114 222 6183 D20
Powell, Mr Ryan Reader Urban marginality, urban governance, housing and labour market inequalities, group stigmatisation, Gypsy-Travellers and Roma, sociology of Norbert Elias. r.s.powell@sheffield.ac.uk 0114 222 6182 D11d
Preece, Dr Jenny Research Associate UK Collaborative Centre for Housing Evidence jenny.preece@sheffield.ac.uk 0114 222 8130 ICOSS
Pryce, Prof Gwilym Professor of Urban Economics and Social Statistics Urban economics, housing and mortgage markets. g.pryce@sheffield.ac.uk 0114 222 7121
Rae, Prof Alasdair Professorial Fellow Urban and regional policy, neighbourhoods, Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and spatial analysis, spatial aspects of deprivation. a.j.rae@sheffield.ac.uk 0114 222 6903 C4e
Robinson, Professor David Professor of Housing and Urban Studies Housing, the politics of community, new migration. david.robinson@sheffield.ac.uk 0114 222 7947 C6
Sawyer, Dr Lindsay Research Fellow Power, authority and land: An intra-city comparison of urban processes in Lagos l.sawyer@sheffield.ac.uk 0114 222 6930 D21
Sefton, Dr Christine Research Associate c.sefton@sheffield.ac.uk D7a
Sharp, Dr Liz Senior Lecturer The processes through which the public are engaged in making and implementing environmental (water) policy. l.sharp@sheffield.ac.uk 0114 222 6941 D23
Silvestre, Dr Gabriel Lecturer Urban politics and governance in the Global south, policy ideas and transfer, postcolonial planning theory g.silvestre@sheffield.ac.uk 0114 222 6904 C4f
Slade, Dr Jason Research Associate Working in the Public Interest
j.slade@sheffield.ac.uk 0114 222 6922 D7a
Tarazona-Vento, Dr Amparo Lecturer Architecture, urban design and planning, questions of power and decision-making. a.tarazona-vento@sheffield.ac.uk 0114 222 6924 D26a
Verbeek, Dr Thomas Leverhulme Early Career Fellow Social justice and urban air pollution policies t.verbeek@sheffield.ac.uk D21
Wang, Dr Zheng Lecturer Urban governance, mega-urban developments, neighbourhood relations, migration and social integration zheng.wang@sheffield.ac.uk 0114 222 27917 D15
Watkins, Prof Craig Professor of Town & Regional Planning Structure and operation of property markets; the impact of public policy on real estate market performance. vpsocialsciences@sheffield.ac.uk 0114 222 9780 ICOSS
Westling, Dr Emma Research Associate Urban water governance - Twenty65 e.westling@sheffield.ac.uk 0114 222 6927 D7a
While, Dr Aidan Senior Lecturer State theory and the regulation of society and space; urban and regional economic development; environmentalism. a.h.while@sheffield.ac.uk 0114 222 6184 C4a
Williams, Dr Glyn Reader Participatory development, poverty and political empowerment; 'everyday' state power and local political practices. glyn.williams@sheffield.ac.uk 0114 222 6179 D11e
Young, Dr Gareth Knowledge Exchange and Impact Fellow UK Collaborative Centre for Housing Evidence gareth.young@sheffield.ac.uk 0114 222 8389 ICOSS
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Emeritus Staff

Name Post Email Address Research Interests
Crook, Tony Professor Emeritus of Town & Regional Planning, and former Pro-Vice-Chancellor a.crook@sheffield.ac.uk Impact of housing, taxation and planning policy on the supply side of the private rented sector; impact of planning gain on supply of affordable housing; social housing and regeneration policy.
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Professional Services Staff

Name Post Telephone Email address Office
Rachel Harland Departmental Manager 0114 222 7906 r.harland@sheffield.ac.uk C13a
Samantha Bharath Deputy Departmental Manager 0114 222 6908 sam.bharath@sheffield.ac.uk C13a
Simon Beecroft Department Administration and Research Manager 0114 222 6905 s.beecroft@sheffield.ac.uk E4
Sam Flinders Learning and Teaching Officer 0114 222 6900 s.flinders@sheffield.ac.uk C15b
Luke Fowler Operations Assistant 0114 222 6187 l.m.fowler@sheffield.ac.uk C9/C15a/C15b
James Goldingay Learning Technologist 0114 222 7958 j.goldingay@sheffield.ac.uk C15a/C15b
Mike Henline Technology Enhanced Learning Assistant 0114 222 7938 m.henline@sheffield.ac.uk C15a/C15b
Imogen Johnson Research Project Officer 0114 222 6923 imogen.johnson@sheffield.ac.uk C15b
Charles MacDonald-Jones Marketing and Recruitment Assistant 0114 222 6907 c.macdonald-jones@sheffield.ac.uk C15b
Allanah Millsom Learning and Teaching Administrator 0144 222 6906 a.millsom@sheffield.ac.uk C15b
Jo Mirfield Learning and Teaching Manager 0114 222 6180 j.mirfield@sheffield.ac.uk C15b
Steven Norburn IT Officer 0114 222 7934 S.Norburn@Sheffield.ac.uk C15a
Edward Russell-Johnson Marketing and Recruitment Officer 0114 222 6908 e.russell-johnson@sheffield.ac.uk C15b
Elly Bolton Engagement Assistant 0114 222 6901 eleanor.bolton@sheffield.ac.uk C15b
Amy Wooley Placement, Employability and External Relationship (PEER) Manager 0114 222 6928 amy.woolley@sheffield.ac.uk C15b
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