Dr Razieh Zandieh

Lecturer in Urban Design and Planning

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Dr. Razieh Zandieh has joined the University of Manchester as a Lecturer in Urban design and Planning in 2017. She completed her PhD research on ‘Healthy urban planning: the influence of the built environment on older adults’ outdoor walking’ in 2017, at department of urban and regional planning and geo-information management, ITC, University of Twente, the Netherlands. She earned her Master’s Degree in Urban Design and her Bachelor’s Degree in Architectural Engineering. She has worked professionally as an urban designer and architect for five years, attended several conferences and published journal papers. She is available to supervise PhD students. 

Memberships of committees and professional bodies

  • Member of Urban Design Group (UDG);
  • Member of Town and Country Planning Association (TCPA);
  • Member of the Design Council Expert Network;
  • Member of Manchester Urban Institute (MUI);
  • Member of Manchester Environmental Research Institute (MERI);
  • Member of Manchester Institute for Collaborative Research on Ageing (MICRA).

Education / academic qualifications

  • 2017 - Doctor of Philosophy, Healthy Urban Planning: The Influence of The Built Environment on Older Adults' Outdoor Walking, University of Twente

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