Katie Higgins is an Urban Studies Foundation Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the Department of Urban Studies and Planning.

Her research focuses on geographies of wealth in Manchester and its surrounds, the relationship of wealthy residents to their local urban environment and themes of gender and class.

Her previous research examined themes of privileged migration, settler colonialism and Britishness. Her work has been published in Transactions of the Institute of British GeographersAreaSocial & Cultural Geography and Population, Space and Place.

Further information about Katie can be found here.