Niall Kirkwood

Niall Kirkwood

Associate Dean for Academic Affairs at the GSD
Professor of Landscape Architecture and Technology
Co-Director of the GSD Technology Platform
Niall Kirkwood

Research Interests

Global post-industrial landscape and innovations in regenerating brownfields, superfund sites, landfills, extraction and mining lands and remediation techniques for polluted air, water, soils and sediments, as well as focusing on aspects of land retreat, urbanization, flooding, phytoremediation techniques, waste legacies and themes of community and environmental justice

Related Publications

Manufactured Sites: Rethinking the Post-Industrial Landscape (Editor) London: E& FN Spon. Routledge May 2016, Arabic Language, University of Tehran, Iran ISBN: 0-415-24365-3, 265p. 170 illus.

PHYTO Principles and Resources for Site Remediation and Landscape Design Routledge Taylor & Francis Group, London/New York, May 2015 ISBN 978-0-415-81415-7 With co-author Kate Kennan

‘Brownfields 2020: rethinking the post-industrial landscape (again)’ Volume IV, Environmental and Social Challenges of Urban Landscapes Part 9 Environmental Challenges In Urban Landscape, Critical Concepts in the Built Environment, editor Anita Berrizbeitia, London: Taylor Francis, 2015 ISBN-13: 9780415706955

Principles of Brownfield Regeneration, Clean-up, Design and Reuse of Derelict Land (Chinese Language Version) Chinese Construction & Architecture Press, Beijing , China, March 2014 ISBN: 978-89-6285-071-0 With co-authors Justin B. Hollander and Julia L. Gold


Department of Landscape Architecture



Contact Information

40 Kirkland Street, Room 2D/E

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