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

Kevin Banks

PhD Student Researcher

Kevin is a PhD Student Researcher situated within the Urban Big Data Centre. His research is investigating the impact the Private Housing (Tenancies) (Scotland) Act 2016 has had on the private rented sector within Scotland using quantitative (big data) methods.

Barry Black

PhD Student Researcher

Barry's research aims to investigate the social and structural factors that influence pupils’ school subject choices in the Greater Glasgow region and assess the implications for employer’s engagement in schools.

Becki Cox

PhD Student Researcher

Becki's PhD will develop an evidence base that identifies whether public realm investments enhance the social life of the city, utilising a mix of quantitative (big data) and qualitative methods to gain insight into people’s perceptions and actions.

Zixin Feng

PhD Student Researcher

Zixin's research aims to explore the behaviour patterns of electric vehicles (EV) and find the future deployment of charging infrastructure.