Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Transforming Housing Project, University of Melbourne

Dr Kate Raynor 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.


  • –present
    Post-Doctoral Researcher, University of Melbourne


  • 2016 
    Queensland University of Technology, Doctor of Philosophy (Urban Studies)