Professor Jonathan Corcoran

Professor

School of Earth and Environmental Sciences
Faculty of Science
jj.corcoran@uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 56517

Overview

Jonathan joined the University of Queensland in 2005 following previous appointments at the University of Glamorgan (UK) and the UK national mapping Agency, Ordnance Survey.

Jonathan’s research interests lie in the application of quantitative geographical methods for urban modelling in addition to the use of geo-analytical, geo-visualisation and prediction techniques.

Qualifications

  • PhD, Glamorgon
  • Master of Science, University of Portsmouth
  • Bachelor of Science, University of Portsmouth

Publications

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Supervision

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Publications

Book

Book Chapter

  • Liu, Yan, Wadley, David and Corcoran, Jonathan (2017). Spatial typology of the private rental housing market at neighbourhood scale: the case in South East Queensland, Australia. In John R. Lombard, Eliahu Stern and Graham Clarke (Ed.), Applied spatial modelling and planning (pp. 1-1) London, United Kingdom: Routledge.

  • Pullar, David, Bell, Martin, Cooper, Jim, Stimson, Robert and Corcoran, Jonathan (2016). Forecasting patterns of metropolitan growth using an optimised allocation procedure. In Tom Wilson, Elin Charles-Edwards and Martin Bell (Ed.), Demography for planning and policy: Australian case studies (pp. 109-129) Cham, Switzerland: Springer. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-22135-9_7

  • Tang, Angelina Zhi Rou, Rowe, Francisco, Corcoran, Jonathan and Sigler, Thomas (2016). Spatial mobility patterns of overseas graduates in Australia. In Tom Wilson, Elin Charles-Edwards and Martin Bell (Ed.), Demography for planning and policy: Australian case studies (pp. 175-195) Cham, Switzerland: Springer. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-22135-9_10

  • Faggian, Alessandra, Corcoran, Jonathan and Partridge, Mark (2015). Interregional migration analysis. In Charlie Karlsson, Martin Andersson and Therese Norman (Ed.), Handbook of research methods and applications in economic geography (pp. 468-490) Cheltenham, Glos, UK: Edward Elgar Publishing. doi:10.4337/9780857932679

  • Rohde, David and Corcoran, Jonathan (2014). Graphical models and Bayesian networks as a spatial analytical tool. In Robert Stimson (Ed.), Handbook of research methods and applications in spatially integrated social science (pp. 587-600) Cheltenham, United Kingdom: Edward Elgar. doi:10.4337/9780857932976.00035

  • Corcoran, Jonathan and Brunsdon, Chris (2014). Using circular statistics to analyse spatial flow and temporal data. In Robert J. Stimpson (Ed.), Handbook of research methods and applications in spatially integrated social science (pp. 436-458) Cheltenham, United Kingdom: Edward Elgar Publishing. doi:10.4337/9780857932976

  • Faggian, Alessandra, Corcoran, Jonathan and McCann, Philip (2012). Circular statistics, migration mofeld and the directionality of job search processes. In Amnon Frenkel, Peter Nijkamp and Philip McCann (Ed.), Societies in motion: innovation, migration and regional transformation: essays in honor of Dani Shefer (pp. 190-208) Cheltenham, United Kingdom: Edward Elgar.

  • Corcoran, Jonathan, Stimson, Robert, Chhetri, Prem, Rohde, David and Higginson, Angela (2012). Urban growth in the Brisbane-South East Queensland region and its implications for emergency services provision: a geographical information systems-based approach. In Robert Stimson and Kingsley E. Haynes (Ed.), Studies in applied geography and spatial analysis: addressing real world issues (pp. 123-143) Cheltenham, United Kingdom: Edward Elgar.

  • Faggian, Alessandra, Corcoran, Jonathan and McCann, Philip (2011). Circular statistics, migration models and the directionality of job search processes. In Amnon Frenkel, Peter Nijkamp and Philip McCann (Ed.), Societies in motion: Innovation, migration and regional transformation (pp. 195-214) Cheltenham, United Kingdom: Edward Elgar.

  • Chhetri, P., Inbakaran, R. and Corcoran, J. (2007). A GIS Based approach to estimating the spatial disparities of recreational resources. In Raj, A. (Ed.), Sustainability Profitability and Successful Tourism 1 ed. (pp. 109-122) New Delhi: Discovery Publication House.

  • Corcoran, Jonathan and Thomson, Bentadette Bowen (2005). A geographical approach to community safety: A UK perspective. In Michele Campangna (Ed.), GIS for Sustainable Development (pp. 385-402) Boca Raton, Florida, USA: Taylor & Francis.

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Other Outputs

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Joint Principal Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Master Philosophy — Associate Advisor

Completed Supervision