Professor John B. Parr

Trustee tenure: 2008-2020

Bartlett School of Planning
University College London
London WC1E 6BT
United Kingdom
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John is Emeritus Professor at the University of Glasgow and Honorary Professor at University College London. His studies were at the University of London and the University of Washington. He taught at the University of Pennsylvania and the University of Glasgow, and has held visiting positions at universities in Australia, Israel, New Zealand and the US. Past and current research has been in the area of urban and regional analysis, and published work includes two co-authored volumes, two co-edited volumes, as well as numerous journal papers. Consultancies have been undertaken for the European Union, the World Bank, and the United Nations. He belongs to the following learned societies: Royal Economic Society; the Academy of Social Sciences (Fellow, 2001); Regional Science Association International (Fellow, 2006); Regional Studies Association (Fellow, 2015).