Janice Morphet BSc, PG Dip TP, Ma, Ma, MA, PhD, FRTPI FAcSS is a Visiting Professor in the Bartlett School of Planning at University College London and is a CABE Built Environment Expert.
Janice was a member of the Planning Committee of the London 2012 Olympic Games. She was a senior adviser on local government at DCLG 2000-2005, having been Chief Executive of Rutland CC, Director of Technical Services at Woking, and Professorial Head of the School of Planning and Landscape at Birmingham Polytechnic. Janice has been a trustee of the RTPI and TCPA.
Janice’s recent books include Modern Local Government (2008); Effective Practice in Spatial Planning (2010); How Europe Shapes British Public Policy (2013); Applying Leadership and Management in Planning: Theory and Practice (2015); Infrastructure Delivery Planning: An Effective Practice Approach (2016); Beyond Brexit (2017); and Changing Contexts in Spatial Planning (2018).
Her recent research with Dr Ben Clifford includes two projects on Local Authority Direct Provision of Housing (December 2017/July 2019). They have also written Reviving Local Authority Housing Delivery: Challenging Austerity Through Municipal Entrepreneurialism which will be published in November 2020 by Policy Press.