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Emeritus Professor Patrick Troy AC

BE (UWA), DipTP (London), MEngSci (UNSW), D Arch(honoris causa) (Melbourne), D Univ (Griffith), MICE, FRAPI

Elected: 1996

Discipline: History

Specialisation: housing, suburbanisation, infrastructure, environment, governance

Date of Passing: 24/07/2018

Profile

Emeritus Professor Patrick Troy was Visiting Fellow and Emeritus Professor in the Fenner School of Environment and Society in the Australian National University.  His research interests included:

  • the history of housing policy in Australia
  • suburbanisation and urban frontiers
  • infrastructure investment
  • urban environmental issues
  • urban governance and institutions
  • the vulnerability of cities
  • housing policy.

Awards

Companion of the Order of Australia (AC), 2019

Contact

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