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Dr Kate Raynor

Kate is a Post-Doctoral Researcher working on the Transforming Housing project. This is an action research project focused on investigating strategies to increase the amount and quality of affordable housing in Melbourne. The project combines academic research with a strong emphasis on engagement with industry, government and philanthropic partners. Kate’s other research interests include urban consolidation, higher density housing and media analysis.
 
Prior to joining the University of Melbourne she worked in digital communications, providing community engagement support for large-scale infrastructure and development projects.
 
Publications
Defining the density debate in Brisbane: how urban consolidation is represented in the media

Shaping urban consolidation debates: Social representations in Brisbane newspaper media