PhD Candidate, School of Architecture and Built Environment, University of Newcastle

Mark has qualifications in Environmental Science, Urban and Regional Planning and Project Management. He is currently studying a PhD at the University of Newcastle titled 'Decision-making in land use planning: the consideration of natural hazard risks when identifying land for urban settlement'. He works as an environmental scientist and planner in private practice and has completed numerous environmental planning reports on state significant development, infrastructure, residential and commercial buildings and rezoning.

Experience

  • –present
    PhD candidate at University of Newcastle researching land use planning decision making relating to natural hazards. Environmental Planner in private practice., University of Newcastle

Education

  • 2009 
    University of Western Sydney, Graduate Diploma in Building Surveying
  • 2004 
    University of New England, Graduate Diploma in Urban and Regional Planning
  • 2001 
    University of Western Sydney, Master of Applied Science with major studies in Environmental Health
  • 2001 
    University of Tasmania, Graduate Diploma of Environmental Studies with Honours
  • 2000 
    University of Wollongong, Master of Environmental Science
  • 1997 
    University of Western Sydney, Bachelor of Applied Science (Environmental Health)