Professor - Urban and Regional Planning, University of Sydney

Nicole Gurran is a professor in the Urban and Regional Planning Program at the University of Sydney. Her research focuses on comparative planning systems, managing urban and regional change, and housing affordability. She is the author of ‘Australian Urban Land Use Planning’ (Sydney University Press 2007, 2011).


  • –present
    Associate Professor, Faculty of Architecture, Design and Planning, University of Sydney


  • 2002 
    University of Sydney, PhD, Urban and Regional Planning

Research Areas

  • Urban And Regional Planning (1205)