Therese Kenna

Country: 
Ireland
Member of: 
Working Group WG 2 - Urban ethnography
Short biography: 

Dr Kenna is a lecturer in urban geography at University College Cork, Ireland. Therese received her Geography training and degrees in Australia at the University of New South Wales (BSc, 2005) and the University of Western Sydney (PhD, 2009), before moving to Ireland in 2010.

Research interests: 

Dr Kenna primarily works in the field of urban social geography and has projects and specialism on: the management, governance and privatisation of urban public space; smart cities, especially the use of ICT and new technologies in the design and development of public spaces for greater engagement and to improve health/well-being; and social exclusion in cities. Her research programme spans Australian and European cities.

Institution and contacts:
Department of Geography University College Cork Cork, Ireland
0000
Cork
Country: 
Ireland
Phone: 
353214902326
Mail: 
t.kenna [at] ucc.ie