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Katherine Brookfield

Lecturer in Human Georgraphy, Department of Environment and Geography

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Katherine's research interests span a range of topics including age-friendly environments, planning and the built environment, housing, volunteering and community participation and the strengths, limitations and applications of research methods. She holds degrees in Politics, Planning, and Civil and Environmental Engineering. Recent funded projects have explored participation and volunteering over the lifecourse, neighbourhood planning and how to design environments to support health, wellbeing, participation and mobility as people age. Outside academia, she has held research and consultancy positions in the real estate sector.

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Interdisciplinary Global Development Centre
igdc@york.ac.uk
01904 321042
Department of Politics, University of York, Heslington, York, YO10 5DD, UK
@York_IGDC

Contact us

Interdisciplinary Global Development Centre
igdc@york.ac.uk
01904 321042
Department of Politics, University of York, Heslington, York, YO10 5DD, UK
@York_IGDC