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, Corcoran, Jonathan and Feng, Yongjiu (2020). Urban Cellular Automata. International Encyclopedia of Human Geography. (pp. 101-104) edited by Audrey Kobayashi. New York, NY United States: Elsevier. doi: 10.1016/B978-0-08-102295-5.10519-0

  • McKenzie, Fiona and Corcoran, Jonathan (2018). Career moves: Migration histories of selected regional workforces in Bendigo, Australia. Advances in Spatial Science. (pp. 311-331) edited by Roger R. Stough, Karima Kourtit, Peter Nijkamp and Uwe Blien. Cham, Switzerland : Springer International Publishing. doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-68563-2_15

  • Benier, Kathryn and Corcoran, Jonathan (2018). State of the art and future challenges of interregional migration empirical research in Oceania. New frontiers in interregional migration research. (pp. 125-147) edited by Bianca Biagi, Alessandra Faggian, Isha Rajbhandari and Viktor A. Venhorst. Cham, Switzerland: Springer International Publishing. doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-75886-2_7

  • Corcoran, Jonathan and Faggian, Alessandra (2017). Graduate migration and regional development: an international perspective. Graduate migration and regional development: an international perspective. (pp. 1-10) edited by Jonathan Corcoran and Alessandra Faggian. Cheltenham, United Kingdom: Edward Elgar Publishing. doi: 10.4337/9781784712167.00005

  • Faggian, Alessandra, Corcoran, Jonathan and Franklin, Rachel S. (2017). Human-capital migration and salaries: an examination of US college graduates. Graduate migration and regional development: an international perspective. (pp. 202-219) edited by Jonathan Corcoran and Alessandra Faggian. Cheltenham, United Kingdom: Edward Elgar Publishing. doi: 10.4337/9781784712167.00014

  • 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. Applied spatial modelling and planning. (pp. 91-106) edited by John R. Lombard, Eliahu Stern and Graham Clarke. Abingdon, Oxon United Kingdom: Routledge.

  • Liu, Yan, Wadley, David and Corcoran, Jonathan (2017). Spatial typology of the private rental housing market at neighbourhood scale: the case of South East Queensland, Australia. Applied spatial modelling and planning. (pp. 91-106) edited by John R. Lombard, Eliahu Stern and Graham Clarke. Abingdon, Oxfordshire United Kingdom: Routledge. doi: 10.4324/9781315683621

  • Corcoran, Jonathan, Rowe, Francisco, Faggian, Alessandra and Stimson, Robert J (2017). The impacts of policy changes on overseas human capital in Australia: the implementation of the 485 graduate visa scheme. Applied spatial modelling and planning. (pp. 33-53) edited by John R. Lombard, Eliahu Stern and Graham Clarke. Abingdon, Oxon United Kingdom: Routledge. doi: 10.4324/9781315683621

  • Tang, Angelina Zhi Rou, Corcoran, Jonathan and Rowe, Francisco (2017). The role of migration on education - job mismatch: evidence from overseas graduates in Australia. Graduate migration and regional development: an international perspective. (pp. 11-22) edited by Jonathan Corcoran and Alessandra Faggian. Northhampton, MA, United States: Edward Elgar Publishing.

  • Tang, Angelina Zhi Rou, Corcoran, Jonathan and Rowe, Francisco (2017). The role of migration on education-job mismatch: evidence from overseas graduates in Australia. Graduate migration and regional development: an international perspective. (pp. 11-41) edited by Jonathan Corcoran and Alessandra Faggian. Cheltenham, United Kingdom: Edward Elgar Publishing. doi: 10.4337/9781784712167.00006

  • Pullar, David, Bell, Martin, Cooper, Jim, Stimson, Robert and Corcoran, Jonathan (2016). Forecasting patterns of metropolitan growth using an optimised allocation procedure. Demography for planning and policy: Australian case studies. (pp. 109-129) edited by Tom Wilson, Elin Charles-Edwards and Martin Bell. 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. Demography for planning and policy: Australian case studies. (pp. 175-195) edited by Tom Wilson, Elin Charles-Edwards and Martin Bell. Cham, Switzerland: Springer. doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-22135-9_10

  • Faggian, Alessandra, Corcoran, Jonathan and Partridge, Mark (2015). Interregional migration analysis. Handbook of research methods and applications in economic geography. (pp. 468-490) edited by Charlie Karlsson, Martin Andersson and Therese Norman. 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. Handbook of research methods and applications in spatially integrated social science. (pp. 587-600) edited by Robert Stimson. 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. Handbook of research methods and applications in spatially integrated social science. (pp. 436-458) edited by Robert J. Stimpson. 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. Societies in motion: innovation, migration and regional transformation: essays in honor of Dani Shefer. (pp. 190-208) edited by Amnon Frenkel, Peter Nijkamp and Philip McCann. 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. Studies in applied geography and spatial analysis: addressing real world issues. (pp. 123-143) edited by Robert Stimson and Kingsley E. Haynes. Cheltenham, United Kingdom: Edward Elgar. doi: 10.4337/9781781007969.00013

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

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

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PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

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  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

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Completed Supervision