Chris Mcdonald

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Senior Lecturer - Architecture Wellington School of Architecture


Teaching in 2020


BBSc, BArch(Hons) Wgtn, MArch, MCP Calif

Stream supervisor

ARCI 591/592 - Architecture Research Thesis

Research interests

My current research interests include:

  • nineteenth-century colonial town planning
  • town foundation in Australia and New Zealand
  • street patterns in New Zealand cities.

Selected publications

McDonald, C., Nivon, S. (2003). City of Melbourne Urban Design Framework (Draft). City Project Division, Melbourne City Council. (pp. 30). Melbourne, Australia.

McDonald, C. (2003, July-August). Central Wellington Streetscape Strategy. A report for Wellington City Council. (pp. 12). Wellington, New Zealand.

McDonald, C. (2003, March). Criteria for Quality: Keeping Good Design in the Urban Quality Equation. Urbanism Downunder Conference. Auckland, New Zealand.

McDonald, C. (2003, February-March). A confidential report / feasibility study. [One of six principle authors/contributors]. Wellington City Gateway - Draft Concept Plan. The Stafford Group. (pp. 30). Wellington, New Zealand.

McDonald, C., (2003, January). Battle of the Backyard. Architecture New Zealand. (pp. 64-72).

Full list of publications


Teaching in 2020