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Associate Professor Severine Mayere
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Faculty of Engineering,
School of Architecture & Built Environment
Associate Professor
Faculty of Engineering,
School of Architecture & Built Environment
Discipline *
Urban and Regional Planning
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PhD Urban and Regional Planning (Florida State University)

* Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008


Broad area of research: Infrastructure
Main areas of research

  • Land use planning
  • Regional planning
  • Growth management
  • Urban governance
  • Comparative planning practices.


  • QUT ECARD Grant 2009: Investigating the effectiveness of strategies to manage urban growth in four Australian metropolitan areas
  • QUT External Relations Grant, BEE Dubai Study Tour 2008
  • Queensland Department of Infrastructure and Planning Research Project Key Result Areas and Key Performance Indicators for Regional Planning 2008
  • Florida State University, Office of Graduate Studies, Dissertation Research Grant, 2004
  • Fannie Mae Foundation Grant for Student Travel to the ACSP-AESOP 2003 Joint Conference in Leuven, Belgium
  • Florida State University Conference Presentation Travel Grants, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004
  • European Community-United States Exchange Program Grant, 1998.

Awards and recognitions

  • Vice-Chancellor Performance Fund Award, 2010, Queensland University of Technology
  • Teaching Excellence Award 2009, Dean’s Excellence Award, Faculty of Built Environment and Engineering, Queensland University of Technology
  • Vice-Chancellor Performance Fund Award, 2009, Queensland University of Technology
  • DeVoe L. Moore Center for the Study of Critical Issues in Economic Policy and Government Dissertation Fellowship 2002-2003, Florida State University
  • Award of recognition for departmental service, Department of Urban and Regional Planning, Florida State University, 2002.

Career history

  • 2007 – Present: Lecturer, School of Urban Development, QUT
  • 2005 – 2006: Research Associate,  Technische Universität Dresden, Germany
  • 1999 – 2004: Graduate Research Assistant, Florida State University
  • 1996 – 1997: Research Assistant
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Teaching areas

  • History of the Built Environment
  • Introduction to Planning and Design
  • Land Use Planning
  • Population and Urban Studies
  • Negotiation and Conflict Resolution
  • Regional and Metropolitan Policy
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External collaboration

  • Dr. Aysin Dedekorkut, Griffith University
  • Dr. Neil Sipe, Griffith University
  • Dr. Glen Searle, University of Queensland
  • Dr. Tim Chapin, Florida State University
  • Dr. Bruce Stiftel, Georgia Institute of Technology
This information has been contributed by Associate Professor Severine Mayere.


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