Dr Colin R McLeay

Convenor (Geography), Senior Lecturer

Qualifications: BSocSc(Hons) Waikato MSocSc Waikato PhD MacquariePGCertTT Waikato

School of Social Sciences



Geography; Globalisation

Cultural production; globalisation; music and geography; urban governance.

Research Interests

Post-politics and planning
Popular music and geography
Sport and geography

Recent Publications

  • McLeay, C. R. (2016). Post-democracy, post-politics and New Zealand housing accords. In New Zealand Political Studies Association Conference. University of Waikato, Hamilton, New Zealand.

  • McLeay, C. R. (2015). Black inks give way to BLUE links. TDU Talk, July(1), 15-16.

  • McLeay, C. (2013). Teaching values, valuing teaching. TDU Talk, 3, 15-16.

  • McLeay, C., & Chalmers, L. (2011). Teaching and learning about difference: the geographies of the “Other”. International Research in Geographical and Environmental Education, 20(4), 269-272. doi:10.1080/10382046.2011.619803 Open Access version:

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Papers Taught

Contact Details

Name  Extn.  Username  Room  Department
McLeay, Dr Colin 9174 geog1294 I.2.10 Geography Programme