Peter Larkham

Professor of Planning

School of Engineering and the Built Environment
+44 (0)121 331 7422

Peter Larkham is Professor of Planning at the University’s School of Engineering and the Built Environment. He teaches on the BSc (Hons) courses in Building Surveying, Property Development and Planning, and Real Estate, as well as the MA Planning Built Environments and the Postgraduate Certificate in Research Practice.

Peter studied his PhD in Urban Geography at the University of Birmingham, where he then worked on projects that were funded by the Leverhulme Trust and British Academy, before joining Birmingham Polytechnic (now Birmingham City University) in 1991.

He has published over 65 refereed journal papers and 40 book chapters, presented numerous papers at conferences across the globe, and edited and written several books.

Peter is also Director of Research Degrees for the School of Engineering and the Built Environment. He has vast experience as a PhD supervisor and examiner, having supervised 17 PhDs, examined 33 and chaired 25 vivas.

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