About

  • Dr Jon Cooper

    As the Director of ViewCue Consulting, Jon provides a combination of applied research and professional consultancy experience that ensures ViewCue is unique, useable and useful in enhancing places and improving lives.

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  • Jon is an urban designer, landscape architect, design communicator, educator, and practitioner with over 30 years’ experience of working in the private, public and academic sectors. He was a founding Director of Urban Design and Mediation where he worked for a large range of clients such as Land Securities, Places for People, Hallam Land, Pelham Homes, Milton Keynes Council and South Cambridgeshire District Council and worked with a range of consultants such as Grimshaws, David Lock Associates and Arup.

    In his previous roles, Jon was the Director of the internationally renowned Joint Centre for Urban Design at Oxford Brookes University and Field Chair of Environmental Design and Conservation in the Department of Planning at Oxford Brookes University. Prior to this he was Principal Landscape Architect and Urban Designer with Birmingham City Council’s Design Services. Jon continues to teach at Oxford Brookes University on a part-time basis.