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Dr Jack Brown

Dr Jack Brown

  • Academics

Lecturer in London Studies and London Partnerships Director

Contact details

Biography

Jack Brown is Lecturer in London Studies and London Partnerships Director in the Department of Political Economy at King’s College London. He is also a Senior Researcher at the Centre for London, the capital’s dedicated think tank. Previously, Jack was the first ever Researcher in Residence at No. 10 Downing Street, and studied Contemporary British History at BA and MA level at Queen Mary University of London. His PhD thesis, also undertaken at QMUL, was entitled ‘The London Docklands Development Corporation under Reg Ward and the Emergence of Canary Wharf: 1981-87’.

Research

  • History of London
  • London’s governance and politics
  • Urban regeneration
  • National and local government

Publications

Peer-reviewed Articles

Selected Media

Upcoming

No. 10: The Geography of Power at Downing Street, 1945-97 (book to be published by Haus in 2019)

Teaching

7SSPP054: London: History and Governance