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

Alistair McCay

Lecturer in Infrastructure and Environment (School of Engineering)

Alistair is a lecturer in Civil Engineering at the University of Glasgow and joined UBDC in 2020 as an engineering associate.

Michael Osborne

Professor of Adult and Lifelong Learning

Michael Osborne is Professor of Adult and Lifelong Learning at the University of Glasgow and Director of Research within the School of Education.

Varun Raturi

Research Associate

Dr Varun Raturi is a Research Associate in Transportation Planning with a PhD in Transportation Engineering from the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore.

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.