The Institute of Spatial and Environmental Planning
School of Planning, Architecture and Civil Engineering

Michael Murray


Research Statement

Dr Michael Murray gained his PhD in Planning at Queen's University Belfast. He has been a Visiting Scholar at Colorado State University, USA and is currently a Research Associate at the National Institute for Regional and Spatial Analysis at National University of Ireland Maynooth. He is a founder member of the Irish Scottish Forum for Spatial Planning.

Michael was Coordinator at QUB for the Strategic Planning Action Network - an interdisciplinary partnership involving university and practitioner expertise from Belgium, France, Ireland and the UK over the period 2004-2008, and is currently Principal Investigator at QUB for the Irish Social Sciences Platform.

He has published widely in books and journal articles.