Lisa Stafford

Senior Research Fellow - ARC DECRA
University of Tasmania, School of Geography, Planning and Spatial Sciences

I am a community planner and applied activist researcher and educator whose expertise and passion is in planning inclusive communities and disability justice. I have 20 years’ experience across academia and professional practice plus lived experince as disabled woman. My work focuses on promoting equity and justice in neighbourhood planning, regional development, active and public transport strategy, and universal design open space & public infrastructure. I am highly experienced participatory researcher and facilitator who specialises in the design and use of inclusive creative methods to enable all voices to be heard in research and public planning. I am full member of Planning Institute of Australia (MPIA), Institute of Australian Geographers, Disability Leadership Institute.

Interested in
Public speaking, Sessional teaching or crits, Writing, Mentoring