Cara Chellew

IMG_2943Title/Position: Research Administrator
 Faculty of Environmental Studies
 Master’s in Environmental Studies (Planning) and Bachelor's degree in Philosophy, York University

Background: Cara Chellew is a Research Administrator for the MCRI "Global Suburbanisms" research project at York University. Cara is a graduate from the Master of Environmental Studies program in urban planning at York University. Her research focuses on the design, regulation, and politics of public space. She is a co-editor of the March/ April 2017 issue of the Ontario Planning Journal entitled, "Planning in the New Millenium."

Publications & Presentations:

"Planning in the New Millenium: A look at planning across the generations." Cara Chellew, Sean Hertel. eds. Ontario Planning Journal. (March/ April 2017).

“Design Inequalities.” Spacing. (Fall 2016).

Design Paranoia.” Ontario Planning Journal. (September/October 2016).

“Creating a Brutal Cityscape: Defensive architecture and the right to the city.” Historical Materialism Conference Toronto 2016. (May 13-15, 2016).

“Shanghai Urbanism: Reflections from the Outside In.” Cara Chellew, Anthony Dionigi, Justin Fok, Priscilla Lan Chung Yang, Nelly Volpert, Cathy Zhao. The City Institute Seminar Series. York University. (Oct 2, 2015).

“Canadian and Chinese Urbanism in Comparison: Some Basic Ideas.” Paul Bailey, Cara Chellew, Anthony Dionigi, Justin Fok, Victoria Ho, Priscilla Lan Chung Yang, Dilya Niezova, Nelly Volpert, Cathy Zhao. International Forum on Global Suburbanisms. Fudan University, Shanghai, China. (May 10, 2015).