Dr Tony Matthews

Dr Tony Matthews is a Senior Lecturer in Urban & Environmental Planning at Griffith University in Brisbane, Queensland. 

Dr Matthews is an expert at urban planning; green infrastructure; urban greening; climate change adaptation and low carbon transitions. He is interested in embedding urban greenery in the urban planning toolkit to reuce urban heat and air pollution while improving human health and finds his greatest challenge in slowing down. 

He is currently working on research connecting social policy and urban planning for a low-carbon future (ARC DP160102526).