Ranald Richardson
Principal Research Associate

  • Email: ranald.richardson@ncl.ac.uk
  • Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8004
  • Fax: +44 (0) 191 232 9259
  • Address: 440
    Centre for Urban and Regional Development Studies (CURDS)
    Claremont Bridge
    University of Newcastle
    Newcastle upon Tyne
    NE1 7RU


Ranald is Principal Research Associate in CURDS, he is also Director for Society in SiDE (Social Inclusion through the Digital Economy)a £12m EPSRC-funded Digital Hub based at Newcastle University. Currently he is also a Beacon Fellow for Engagement. Ranald's research interests relate to societal and spatial implications of developments in information and communication technologies for corporate organisation, work, employment and social inclusion.

Research Interests

Corporate reorganisation
Regional development
Social inclusion

Postgraduate Supervision

ICTs and social inclusion