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Dr. Ajay Agarwal

Associate Professor, MCIP, RPP

Admissions, School of Urban and Regional Planning

Department of Geography and Planning


613-533-6000 ext. 75419

Mackintosh-Corry Hall, Room E322

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Ajay Agarwal teaches Physical Planning, Community Design, Healthy Communities, and Employment Analysis at Queen’s University. Ajay earned his Ph.D. from University of Southern California (USC), Los Angeles where he also taught Urban and Regional Economics, and The Urban Context of Planning. Ajay was born and raised in India where he practiced as a consulting architect for several years before commencing his graduate studies in the United States.


  • B.Arch. (Lucknow University, India)
  • M.Tech. (CEPT University, India)
  • M.Pl., Ph.D. (USC, Los Angeles)

Research Interests:

Ajay's research interests are in exploring the determinants of Urban spatial structure, and examining the emerging travel behaviour of Generation Y. Presently, he is investigating mobility patterns of Generation Y using household travel survey data from the Greater Toronto Area.

Curriculum Vitae (PDF 49 kB)