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Nom du carrefour de recherche: 

Department of City Planning

Renseignements généraux

Type d'organisation: 
Institution/faculté/département à l’origine de sa fondation: 

Faculty of Architecture, University of Manitoba

Année d’établissement: 

1949

Objectifs/pôle d'intérêt/mandat/mission: 

To strengthen the capacity of planning to enhance the ecological sustainability, social equity and aesthetic qualities of human settlements

Associés/partenaires/autres disciplines: 

Members of the Manitoba Professional Planners Institute sit on thesis and program review committees

Domaines de spécialisation: 

Planning theory, housing, ecological planning, urban revitalization, local economic development, municipal housing policy, community design

Chercheurs et leur domaine de recherche: 
DEPARTMENT HEAD: 
Professors: Dr. Richard Milgrom MCIP, Dr. Janice Berry, Dr. Ian Wight MCIP, Dr. Rae Bridgman MCIP, Dr. Richard Milgrom MCIP, Dr. David van Vliet MCIP.
Professor Emeritus:  Mario Carvalho,   
Senior Scholars: Sheri Blake, Ian Skelton, Basil Rotoff
Adjunct Professors: Dr. Jino Distasio (University of Winnipeg), Michael Dudley MCIP (University of Winnipeg); James Platt MCIP (Province of Manitoba); Gerald H. Couture FCIP(Urban Edge Consulting Inc.); David Linton MCIP(Prairie Research Associates Inc.); Linda McFadyen FCIP (Government of Manitoba); Orly Linovski, Dr. Christopher Leo, Dr. Shauna  MacKinnon,
Molly Johnson   
 
Fields of Research: housing design, homelessness, sustainable community design, regional planning, placemaking, housing policy, Aboriginal housing design, planning for an aging population, child-friendly cities, urban design.
 
Thesis or Practicums since 2008:  City Planning Graduates: Roder, Jessica - The Kikinaw Housing Project, Winnipeg Manitoba: Green Low-Income Housing, Tenant-Centred Management, and Resident Well-Being;  Shenback, Brett - Infill Housing Design Guidelines in Mature Urban Neighbourhoods: Recommendations;  Moradzadeh, Fereshteh -  Addressing Residential Energy Efficiency and Energy Poverty through Integral & Collaborative Social Marketing: An Experiment in Winnipeg, MB; Sakiyama, Marli - Winnipeg’s Urban Aboriginal Non-Profit Housing:  Where are we now and where do we want to be?;  Albakry, Waleed - Propsective homeowners’ attitudes to housing;   Lange, Lauren A.- Elderly people of Aboriginal origin in Winnipeg: Their struggle to secure safe and affordable housing;  Mahe, Richard - Fighting for Normalcy: A critical analysis of family caregiver’s perspectives on supports and housing; Schulz, Kari - Warm Homes, Greener Living: Reducing Energy Poverty in Daniel McIntyre and St. Matthews through Energy Retrofits; Reaney, Vicky - Supporting Transit-Oriented Development along the Southwest Rapid Transit Corridor in Winnipeg: Recommendations for Policy, Station Area Planning and Implementation Tools;  Maes, Christina -- Shared Stories, Silent Understandings: Aboriginal Women speak on Homelessness; Gratton, Matthew -- An Analysis of Secondary Suites as a Policy Instrument in the City of Edmonton; Mbadugha, Marie Cecile Esclanda - Indigenous Planning: Process and Development of a Community Housing Plan for Swan Lake First Nation. 
 
Programmes offerts: 

Master of City Planning; an undergraduate program in Environmental Design; three other professional graduate programs: Architecture, Interior Design and Landscape Architecture; Design and Planning Ph.D

Information sur les personnes-ressources

Adresse municipale: 
Department of City Planning, Faculty of Architecture, The University of Manitoba
201 Russell Building
Winnipeg, MB R3T 2N2
Adresse postale: 
Department of City Planning, Faculty of Architecture, The University of Manitoba
201 Russell Building
Winnipeg, MB R3T 2N2
Numéro de téléphone principal: 

(202) 474-9458

Numéro de télécopieur principal: 

(202) 474-7532

Adresses courriel: 

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