Dr Caglar Koksal

Research Associate, Lecturer in Planning

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Dr Caglar Koksal is a Research Associate and Lecturer in Urban Planning at The University of Manchester. His work and research focus on spatial planning, urban policy, and health inequities. He investigates these topics through practically-engaged, evidence-focused, critical research and using both quantitative and qualitative methods. Specifically, his most recent research critically investigates what sort of changes in urban governance and urban development decision-making processes are needed to bring about the imminent transformation needed to achieve our sustainability goals, not least in the land-use and transport systems.

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  • 2018 - Doctor of Philosophy, The State, Planning and the Dynamics of Capital and Power in Land Development: Large-scale Infrastructure Investments in Istanbul, The University of Manchester

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