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Researcher: Byrne, JA (Professor Jason Byrne)

Fields of Research

Social and Cultural Geography
Impacts of Tourism
Urban and Regional Studies (excl. Planning)
Ecological Applications
Recreation, Leisure and Tourism Geography
Social Change
Psychology

Environmental Politics
Land Use and Environmental Planning
Urban Policy
History and Theory of the Built Environment (excl. Architecture)

Research Objectives

Social Impacts of Climate Change and Variability
Cultural Understanding
Environmentally Sustainable Commercial Services and Tourism
Climate Change Adaptation Measures
Environmental Policy, Legislation and Standards
Expanding Knowledge in Psychology and Cognitive Sciences

Urban Land Policy
Tourism
Public Services Policy Advice and Analysis

Career Best Publications

Reconceptualizing green infrastructure for climate change adaptation: barriers to adaption and drivers for uptake by spatial planners; Landscape and Urban Planning
Urban green scape, public health, and environmental justice: the challenge of making cities 'just green enough'; Landscape and Urban Planning

Research Publications

'It's real, not fake like a park': residents' perception and use of informal urban green-space in Brisbane, Australia and Sapporo, Japan; Landscape and Urban Planning
A systematic review of the efficacy of equine-assisted interventions on psychological outcomes; European Journal of Psychotherapy & Counselling
Climate cosmopolitics and the possibilities for urban planning; Nature and Culture
How climate change perception is reshaping attitudes attitudes towards th functional benefits of urban trees and green space: lessons from Hong Kong; Urban Forestry and Urban Greening
Is extermination to be the legacy of Mary Gilbert's cat?; Organization
Memories of vacant lots: how and why residents used informal urban green space as children and teenagers in Brisbane, Australia, and Sapporo, Japan; Children'S Geographies
NGO partnerships in using ecotourism for conservation: systematic review and meta-analysis; PLoS One
Not in our park! Local community perceptions of recreational activities in peri-urban national parks; Australasian Journal of Environmental Management
Reconceptualizing green infrastructure for climate change adaptation: barriers to adaption and drivers for uptake by spatial planners; Landscape and Urban Planning
Residents' understanding of the role of green infrastructure for climate change adaptation in Hangzhou, China; Landscape and Urban Planning
The ecotourism-extraction nexus and its implications for the long-term sustainability of protected area: what is being sustained and who decides?; Journal of Political Ecology
Urban green scape, public health, and environmental justice: the challenge of making cities 'just green enough'; Landscape and Urban Planning

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision