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Mrs Paula Grant

Mrs Paula Grant
Name Paula Grant
Position Senior Lecturer (Urban and Regional Planning)
Section School of Civil Engineering and Surveying
Office Z427
Location Toowoomba Campus
Phone +61 7 4631 2529
Extension 2529
Qualifications BRegTownPlan(Hons) Qld

Fields of Research (FoR)

  • Policy and Administration not elsewhere classified ( 160599 )
  • Urban and Regional Planning not elsewhere classified ( 120599 )
  • Built Environment and Design not elsewhere classified ( 129999 )
  • Other Built Environment And Design not elsewhere classified ( 339999 )
  • Urban And Regional Planning not elsewhere classified ( 330499 )
  • Policy And Administration not elsewhere classified ( 440799 )

Research interests
urban and regional planning, community engagement and active citizenship, leadership and governance, walkable neighbourhoods

Professional memberships
Fellow of the Planning Institute of Australia
Member of the Urban Development Institute of Australia

Industry affiliations
Registered Planner of the Planning Institute of Australia
Member of the Planning Institute of Australia National Planning Education Committee
Member of the Queensland Urban Design and Places Panel

USQ Research affiliations

  • Institute for Resilient Regions (IRR)

Currently teaching courses/programs
URP1001, URP2001, URP2002, URP3201, URP3200, URP4001, URP4002, SVY3302

Teaching experience(Tertiary)
6 Years

Publications in ePrints

Grant, Paula (2015) Good citizenship and plan implementation. In: 29th Annual Associated European Schools of Planning (AESOP) 215 Congress: Definite Space - Fuzzy Responsibility, 13-16 July 2015, Prague, Czech republic.

Grant, Paula and Basson, MaritaORCID: (2014) Planning leadership and governance for regional Queensland. In: 7th Making Cities Liveable Conference, 9-11 Jul 2014, Kingscliff, NSW.

Grant, Paula (2013) Old neighbourhoods showcasing new urbanist principles to promote walking for transport. In: 49th World Congress of the International Society of City and Regional Planners (ISOCARP 2013): Frontiers of Planning: Evolving and Declining Models of City Planning Practice, 1-4 Oct 2013, Brisbane, Queensland .

Grant, Paula and Basson, MaritaORCID: (2013) Reflecting on reflexivity. In: 24th Annual Conference of the Australasian Association for Engineering Education (AaeE 2013): Work Integrated Learning-Applying Theory to Practice in Engineering Education, 8-11 Dec 2013, Gold Coast, Australia.