Stay in touch with our urbanism pages for news about on-going urbanism research, projects, teaching and partnership working activity
The Centre is involved in teaching on a number of UH courses at undergraduate and post graduate level including the Master’s degree in sustainable planning. Dr Parham runs modules on Urban Design and Conservation and on Community Engagement and the Planning System
Working with the International Garden Cities Institute
The University of Hertfordshire has recently entered into a Memorandum of Agreement with the Letchworth heritage Foundation centred on the new International Garden Cities institute at Letchworth. Dr Susan Parham has been appointed to be the Institute’s inaugural Academic Director, and is working on academic projects and engagement opportunities for the Institute
Our Head of Urbanism Dr Susan Parham has completed or is currently researching a range of urbanism projects on food and other aspects of place making as detailed below.
- Food retrofitting in the book 'Shrinking Cities'
- Food and Urbanism
- Market Place
- Urbanism research, articles and presentations