A/Prof David Nichols

Associate Professor in Urban Planning


Dr Nichols teaches in urban planning history, theory, and social and cultural planning. He has published in 20th century Australian planning and urban history as well as on cultural, socio-historical and heritage issues. His recent books include the co-edited (with Hannah Lewi) Community: Building Modern Australia; the sole-authored The Bogan Delusion; and the forthcoming co-authored (with Graeme Davison and Renate Howe) Trendyville. He is presently working on a co-edited book on cultural sustainability in Australian country towns.

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Urban Planning

Research Hub, Centre or Institute

Research directions

Architectural and Urban Past Cultural and Sustainable Landscapes

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