Real Estate & Planning appoints Trudi Elliott as Visiting Professor

13 July 2018

Real Estate & Planning appoints Trudi Elliott as Visiting Professor

Real Estate & Planning are pleased to announce that Trudi Elliott CBE MRTPI, has joined the University as a Visiting Professor from June 2018.

Trudi is a Chartered Town Planner and lawyer with a wide-ranging and in-depth knowledge of planning and will play an active role in supporting staff and students in the department. Her previous roles included Chief Executive of the Royal Town Planning Institute (2011-2018) and Director of the Government Office for the West Midlands.

Trudi was appointed as Chair of the Planning Inspectorate’s Board of Directors in 2018 and also sits on the National Infrastructure Planning Association (NIPA) Policy Council, the University of Warwick Estates Committee and is on the board of Sanctuary Housing Association. Trudi currently chairs the Oxford Joint Planning Law Conference Committee and was a member of the Taylor Review into planning practice guidance in 2013.

Trudi is pictured here with Gavin Parker, Professor of Planning, with whom she worked at the RPTI. Gavin said “We are very pleased that Trudi is joining us, she will bring a wealth of experience and insight from her various roles in policy and practice”.

Contact Image

Contact Us

If you have any questions, please contact us by email at or by phone on +44 (0)118 378 8175.