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

Mark Livingston

Lead - Housing and Neighbourhoods

Dr Mark Livingston leads UBDC's Housing and Neighbourhoods research. He is a social scientist with over 12 years post doctoral experience working both in public health and urban studies.

David McArthur

Associate Director – Training and Capacity Building

Dr David McArthur is the Associate Director for Training and Capacity Building at UBDC and is a Senior Lecturer in Transport Studies at the University of Glasgow.

Michael Osborne

Lead - Education, Skills and Productivity

Michael Osborne leads UBDC's Education, Skills and Productivity research and is Professor of Adult and Lifelong Learning at the University of Glasgow and Director of Research within the School of Education.