PhD Candidate, Urban Geography, University of Sydney

Alistair is a PhD candidate in urban geography and is conducting research on territorial stigmatisation in Sydney. Alistair’s research examines the stigmatisation of (i) public housing and (ii) Muslim Australians, how these communities are governed as a consequence of their stigmatisation, and how they are contesting and resisting this.

Alistair holds a BSc (Hons) from the University of Western Australia and is a recipient of an Australian Postgraduate Award.


  • 2017–present
    Research assistant, City Futures Research Centre, UNSW Australia
  • 2016–present
    PhD Candidate, University of Sydney
  • 2015–2016
    Research assistant, University of Western Australia


  • 2014 
    University of Western Australia, Bachelor of Science (Honours)