We are a multidisciplinary research group of social scientists, data scientists, and engineers, supported by our Centre’s administrative team.

Michael Sinclair

Research Assistant

Michael is a Research Assistant at the Urban Big Data Centre where he works on human mobility through spatial big data. Alongside his role in UBDC, he is also an environmental consultant and completing his PhD in Natural Resources and Environmental Management.

Mark Tranmer

Professor of Quantitative Social Sciences (School of Social & Political Sciences)

Professor Mark Tranmer joined the School of Social and Political Sciences in July 2016 as Professor of Quantitative Social Science.

Mingkang Wang

Housing Sensor-Enhanced Survey Intern

Mingkang joined UBDC in October 2021 as an Intern with the Housing Sensor-Enhanced Survey project. Before joining UBDC, he studied in the MSc Urban Analytics programme at the University of Glasgow.