Rachel is a Senior Tutor in Urban Design, teaching on the Urban Design and International Planning MSc course. This includes contributions to the International Urban Design, Urban Design Project, Urban Design Futures, Urban Design Studio and Masterplan Studio modules.
Prior to entering academia at the beginning of 2022, Rachel worked as an Associate Urban Designer for international consultancy Tetra Tech. She specialises in the development of town centre regeneration masterplans, as well as delivering brownfield mixed-use schemes, residential masterplan and design codes, and estate regeneration frameworks.
Rachel is the Secretary of the Manchester Urban Design Lab (MUD-Lab) and is a Member of the Royal Town Planning Institute.