Ms Mellini Sloan

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Faculty of Engineering,
School of Architecture & Built Environment

Personal details


Lecturer Urban & Regional Planning
Faculty of Engineering,
School of Architecture & Built Environment


climate change adaptation, coastal management, conflict resolution, disaster planning and response, environmental planning and management, place dynamics and active transport, policy innovation, quantitative analysis, technology and policy adoption, urban hydrology


Urban and Regional Planning

Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008


  • Master of Science (Environmental Engineering Sciences) (University of Florida)
  • Bachelor of Science (Environmental Studies) (Florida State University)
  • PhD Candidate (Urban & Regional Planning) (Florida State University)

Professional memberships and associations

Board Member, Planning Institute of Australia, Queensland Division 2018 - 2020

Member, Professional Development Committee, Planning Institute of Australia, Queensland Division 2019 - present

Member, Planning Institute of Australia 2014 - present


Subject Area Coordinator, Urban and Regional Planning - 2020 to present

Unit Coordination, Design and Delivery at QUT

Descriptions available here -

  • Urban Planning Practice (UXH431) - 2019 to present
  • Honours Project/Thesis (UXH400-1 and UXH400-2) - 2019 to present
  • Work Integrated Learning / Professional Practice (SEB701/UXB301) - 2016 to present - Urban Development students (also Engineering 2016-2017)
  • Negotiation & Conflict Resolution (UDB369/UXB232/UXB135) - 2010-2019
  • Transport Planning (UXB332/UXB234) - 2018-2019 with Nathan Durnin and Ferdinand Joeffrey
  • Urban Analysis (UXB132) - 2018
  • Environmental Planning & Management (UDB370/UXH331) - 2009-2016
  • Introduction to Planning & Design (UDB161) - 2010-2013
  • Imagine Planning & Design (UXB131) - 2014
  • Site Planning - 2014 with Stephen Smith

Other Units

  • Collective Decision-making (Florida State University)

Undergraduate Thesis Supervision

  • 2019 - Kakanyo Gamodimo, Maddison Granzin, Riley Meara, Maureen Rambi, Chelsea Winn
  • 2018 - Tran Dinh, Zane Rafiq, Azman Reuben, Francarlo Rizzo, John Michael Seguerra, Xinyi Wong
  • 2017 - Sarah Nash, Damien Scalora
  • 2016 - Phoebe Beynon, Elizabeth Entriken, Keanu Johnston, Matthew Leman, Anushma Sharma
  • 2015 - Tyson Ryan, Larissa Hubner, Aaron Simmonds
  • 2014 - Alexandra Fry, Luke Hawkins, Toby Vann
  • 2013 -  Charlotte Alchin, Ruby Burns, Melissa David, Rebecca Draheim, Hilary Grulke, Alyce Keen, Joshua Haliyanti Limbong, Jenita Porter, Shilo Quinnell
  • 2012 - Leighton Armitage, Emily Argent, Karen Delaney, Joshua Maunder, Alexandra Moore, Michael Rookwood
  • 2011 - Ellen Dwyer, Brenton Josey, Samantha Loxton, Lachlan McClure, Tristan Miles, Tina Piggott, Stephen Pyrih, Kloe Robinson
  • 2010 - Jenna Kljaic, Sarah Stirling


Selected publications

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