Dr. Chia-Lin Chen is a research associate in the Bartlett School of Planning, University College London. Her research concerns the relationship between transport and territorial dynamism with particular interests on the role of design, integrated planning, and multi-level institutional governance. Her PhD research was looking at the wider impacts of high-speed rail on regional development. She participated in the EU Interreg 4B SINTROPHER project in September 2013, currently working on reframing public transport appraisal and decision-making for urban transformation in deprived towns.
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