CONF UCL Urban Laboratory Cities Methodologies 2012. London, UK. 4.-7.7.2012

UCL URBAN LABORATORY CITIES METHODOLOGIES 2012 UCL Slade Research Centre Woburn Square, London 4-7 July, 2012 http://www.ucl.ac.uk/urbanlab/en2/index.php?page=3.0.0 Inaugurated in 2009, Cities Methodologies is an initiative to showcase innovative methods of urban research from across UCL and the wider urban research community. Through peer-reviewed exhibits and events, it draws together undergraduate, masters, and doctoral research, alongside […]

CONF SEM Beyond Social Exclusion: Emerging Logics of Expulsion. UCL, London, UK. 13.6.2012

Beyond Social Exclusion: Emerging Logics of Expulsion 13 June 2012, 4.30-6pm followed by drinks reception Anatomy G29 J Z Young LT, Medical Sciences and Anatomy, UCL, Gower Street, In the last two decades there has been a sharp growth in the numbers of people “expelled” from their homes, villages, life projects, and support systems; they […]

STUDY PROGRAM: Urban Studies MSc at University College London

http://www.ucl.ac.uk/urbanstudies Cities are now a critical focus for research, policy-making and public debate. More than half the global population now lives in cities and according to the United Nations this number is set to rise to three-quarters by the year 2050. The scale and complexity of these developments necessitate the development of innovative and interdisciplinary […]

SEMINAR: Dialogues in Development: African perspectives on urban development planning, 21.2.12, London

Dialogues in Development: African perspectives on urban development planning. A three part seminar series run by the Development Planning Unit, UCL. In the next decade two-thirds of Africa’s population growth will be urban. Although Africa has the lowest proportion of continental urbanization, with about 38% of its population living in urban areas, after Asia, it […]

Urban Migration Film Festival 15. Feb. 2012, UCL

Urban Migration Film Festival February 15th 09:30-17:00 Readers of this list may wish to sign up for the free UCL Urban Migration Film Festival, which will take place on Wednesday 15th February 09:30-17:00. We will explore questions regarding urban migration today through the prism of clips from seminal films of the past century. You are […]

JOBS: Lectureship in Planning and Real Estate University College London – UCL Bartlett School of Planning, Deadline: 07. March 12

Lectureship in Planning and Real Estate University College London – UCL Bartlett School of Planning The appointment will be on UCL Grade 7. The salary range will be £35,557 – £38,594 per annum, inclusive of London Allowance. The Bartlett School of Planning at UCL is a research-led planning school with an international reputation, offering innovative […]

Study Program: MSc Urban Studies, University College London

http://www.ucl.ac.uk/urbanstudies/index.php AN INTERDISCIPLINARY DEGREE Cities are now a critical focus for research, policy-making and public debate. More than half the global population now lives in cities and according to the United Nations this number is set to rise to three-quarters by the year 2050. The scale and complexity of these developments necessitate the development of […]