Dr Iqbal Hamiduddin

Lecturer in Transport Planning and Housing

Iqbal Hamiduddin (B.A. Dunelm, Ph.D UCL) is Lecturer in Transport Planning & Housing in the Bartlett School of Planning, University College London), where he is Course Director for the Housing & City Planning MSc programme. His specific research interests are on housing development processes, transport and land use interactions, and community-led planning. He has been PI, Co-I or a team member of ten research projects spanning the fields of transport, planning for housing, governance of planning, and rural development. Recent outputs include the edited volume Self-Build Homes (with Michaela Benson, UCL Press, London) and the co-authored books New Money in the Countryside (with Nick Gallent, Meri Juntti, Nicola Livingstone and Phoebe Stirling; Palgrave, London) and Introduction to Rural Planning (with Nick Gallent, Meri Juntti, Sue Kidd and Dave Shaw; Routledge, London).

Recent London posts

Towards an understanding of the role of debt

Towards an understanding of the role of debt

Given our focus on investment into residential real estate, an essential dimension is understanding how housing fits more broadly within the financialized economy of the UK (and the Netherlands and France).  An important but under engaged within urban studies part of...

Community Led Regeneration: the London Case

Community Led Regeneration: the London Case

UCL has a long-standing relationship with Just Space, an umbrella organisation for community groups across London. Whilst the WHIG project is not explicitly working with them at this stage, their work is highly relevant to understanding the planning context of London...

Hamlet Without the Prince

Hamlet Without the Prince

Hamlet Without the Prince or Why We Need More Research on How Private Sector Actors See the World.I recently gave a paper in the Department of Urban Studies at the University of Glasgow on the subject of ‘Seeing Like an Investor’.  The talk was based on a paper that...