Tom Carter

University of Winnipeg
  • Ph.D.


Tom Carter (now retired) from the University of Winnipeg’s Institute of Urban Studies (IUS) was named the Canada Research Chair in Urban Change and Adaptation. Over the last 25 years, Dr. Carter has gained worldwide recognition as an international authority on urban policy and housing issues. The depth and scope of his research on critical issues such as rural housing, Aboriginal communities and inner-city housing continue to play a major role in generating workable solutions for many communities in Canada and abroad.

Areas of Interest:

  • Housing Policy/Market
  • Immigration Policy Issues
  • Urban
  • Development/Revitalization
  • Social Policy

Research Interests:

  • Inner city decline and revitalization
  • Poverty and social policy
  • Housing policy and programs
  • Immigration policy issues