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Dr. Andrew Burridge is a political geographer, based in the Department of Geography and Planning. He is co-convenor of the Migration, Mobilities, Diversity research stream; and co-convenor of the Cultural and Political Geography research cluster. Andrew is also the academic lead for Making Connections: academic mentors for students from refugee backgrounds.
He was formerly Research Coordinator for the Cities and Settlement Initiative at the Centre for Policy Development.
Andrew received his PhD from the University of Southern California, where he explored humanitarian-aid counter-mapping practices in the Mexico-U.S. borderlands.
Between 2010 and 2013, Andrew was a member of the International Boundaries Research Unit (IBRU), a consultancy that works to minimise conflict associated with international boundaries on land and at sea, based at Durham University in the UK.
From 2013-2016, Andrew was based at the University of Exeter, where he was Lead Researcher on an ESRC-funded project concerned with asylum-seeker appeal hearings in the UK First-Tier Immigration and Asylum Tribunal.
Andrew also has a background in urban studies and planning (teaching and research), having received a BA(Hons) in Urban Planning and Development from the University of Melbourne, Australia (2003), and a Graduate Certificate in Urban and Global Studies from the University of Southern California (2007).
He has worked with several immigrant and refugee rights organisations including No More Deaths/No Más Muertes (U.S.); Bristol Refugee Rights and Right to Remain (UK); and the International Detention Coalition.
As a lecturer in the Department of Geography and Planning, Andrew currently convenes and teaches into various graduate and post-graduate courses at Macquarie University. In 2021 these will include:
Andrew has previously convened or taught in to:
Andrew has previously taught at the University of Southern California (US), Durham University and Exeter University (UK), and University of Melbourne (Australia)
I am interested in supervising Master (of Research) students and PhD candidates with the following research interests:
Geography, PhD, University of Southern California
2004 → 2009
Award Date: 16 Dec 2009
Urban and Global Studies, Graduate Certificate, University of Southern California
2005 → 2007
Award Date: 1 Aug 2007
Urban Planning and Development, Bachelor (Hons), The University of Melbourne
2000 → 2003
Award Date: 1 Dec 2003
Research Coordinator, Centre for Policy Development1 Feb 2018 → 31 Dec 2019
Research output: Contribution to journal › Comment/opinion › peer-review
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-review
Research output: Book/Report › Commissioned report
Research output: Contribution to Newspaper/Magazine/Website › Article
Research output: Contribution to Newspaper/Magazine/Website › Website contribution