Chris joined Opus Research in 2014 as an urban studies researcher.  He has a specialist interest in utilising GIS techniques to better understand the impact of urban environments and transport systems on the health, social and economic outcomes and behaviours of individuals, communities and populations.

Chris is experienced in spatial and statistical analysis, and in the use of quantitative and qualitative data to examine the processes and relationships that contribute to vibrant and sustainable urban centres.

Much of Chris’ recent work has examined processes related to natural hazards, urban planning, transportation, and population health.