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Senior Lecturer

0161 247 6940

Chatham 709


Laura has a range of experience in practice, teaching and research. She has held positions at The University of Sheffield and Birmingham City University as well as spending a number of years in practice.

Laura's research interests are principally concerned with the implications of policy and regulation for architectural and urban form. From this interest, Laura's areas of research, spanning both historical and contemporary domains, include: the implications of policy and regulation for architectural practice; the relationship between regulation and design processes, and; the implications of policy and economics for cultural production and representation in the contemporary built environment.

Research

A selection of recent research outputs.

Books

Jefferies, T., Csepely-Knorr, L., Morton, R., Coucill, L., 2017. 'Data Mapping Cornwall'.

Coucill, LS., Samuel, F., Tait, A., Dye, A., Crosby, M., 2013. 'RIBA Research in Practice Guide', RIBA.

Reports

Coucill, LS., Samuel, F., 2013. 'Home Improvements: Housing Research in Practice, Methodology and Data', RIBA.

Journal Articles

Coucill, LS., 2017. 'Rescaling Wylfa', The Modernist, 23 (Summer 2017).

Conference Papers

Coucill, LS., 2017. 'Pioneering Power: Design and Coordination in the UKs First Nuclear Programme', Creation/Reaction : ECLAS 2017, Greenwich, London, 10/9/2017 - 13/9/2017, in Proceedings of the ECLAS Conference, Greenwich.

Samuel, F., Coucill, L., 2013. 'Home Improvements', The Knowledge Exchange, An Interactive Conference, The Creative Exchange, Lancaster University, 26/9/2013 - 27/9/2013.

Coucill, L., Samuel, F., 2013. 'Knowledge Exchange for Housing Innovation', Housing Studies Association, University of York, 17/4/2013 - 18/4/2013.

Coucill, LS., Caserio, M., Jefferies, T., 2012. 'Policy Strategies + Design Processes: Competing Logics?', AESOP Annual Congress, Ankara, Turkey, 11/7/2012 - 15/7/2012.

Presentations

Hanley, AL., Jolley, V., Sanderson, L., Coucill, L., Robertson, J., Sobell, HB., 2016. 'MAP Manchester Architecture Papers'.

Posters

Coucill, L., Kaushal, V., 2011. 'Responsive Architecture', Subtle Technologies.

Coucill, L., Kaushal, V., 2011. 'Subtle Technologies -', The poster was presented and exhibited at the Subtle Technologies Symposium - Ontario, June 201.

Theses and Dissertations

Coucill, LS., 2015. 'Tensions Between Theory and Practice in Sustainable Architectural Design'.

Dr Laura Coucill