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Mark Tewdwr-Jones

Professor Mark Tewdwr-Jones

Professor of Town Planning

Areas of expertise

Professor Mark Tewdwr-Jones is the fifth holder of Newcastle University's 1946 Established Chair of Town Planning and a member of the Global Urban Research Unit at the School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape and one of the UK's leading authorities on planning, land use, historic and contemporary urban change, and community participation in places.

Specialist expertise:
  • Town planning, planning permission, planning inquiries
  • Infrastructure development, long term forecasts
  • Land and housing development
  • Politics and government
Previous media experience:
  • A good deal of experience in television, radio and newspapers