Dr. Mary Benson

Institution: National University of Ireland, Maynooth, Department of Sociology
Position: Assistant Lecturer
Profession: Sociology
Country: Ireland

General research interest:

  • Urban Sociology
  • Changing Cityscapes
  • Gentrification
  • Space/Place
  • Community
  • Identity
  • Visual Representations

COST UAE research interest:

  • Defining urban agriculture
  • Spatial designs for urban agriculture
  • Urban agriculture as a means of creating innovative spaces and a re-imagination of urban landscapes
  • Urban agriculture and social integration