Dr Colin R McLeay

Colin McLeay

Convenor (Geography), Senior Lecturer

Qualifications: BSocSc MSocSc PGCertTT Waikato MRP Massey PhD Macquarie

Papers Taught

Research Interests

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

Recent Publications

  • McLeay, C. (2021). Unpacking housing affordability policies in New Zealand. In Institute of Australian Geographers & New Zealand Geographical Society 2021 Combined Conference. University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia.

  • McLeay, C. (2020). Housing Accords and Special Housing Areas Act 2013 and the erosion of democracy. New Zealand Geographer. doi:10.1111/nzg.12259

  • McLeay, C. (2020). Housing accords, democracy, and neoliberal capitalism. In New Zealand Geographical Society Annual Conference 2020. Wellington, New Zealand.

  • McLeay, C. (2019). Affordable housing, democratic erosion, and the inevitability of capitalism. In Sociological Association of Aotearoa New Zealand Conference. University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand.

Find more research publications by Colin McLeay


Geography; Globalisation

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