Global Urban Research Unit



GURU has a track record of conducting high quality research and consultancy for a wide range of international, national and local organisations and research councils.

Our work is theoretically informed, interdisciplinary and practically relevant and focuses on five overlapping themes:

GURU works closely with the Centre for Rural Economy and has strong links with Newcastle Institute for Research for SustainabilityNewcastle Institute for Social RenewalInstitute for Ageing and Institute for Health and Society

For further information about our research and potential collaborations please contact us.