Heather Ritchie




Dr Heather Ritchie LLB (Hons), MSc, PhD PG Cert HEP, FHEA,

Ulster University 

Lecturer in Spatial Planning and Energy Policy

MSci Planning Regeneration and Development

Belfast School of Architecture and the Built Environment

T: +44 (0) 28 9036 6676

E: h.ritchie@ulster.ac.uk W: www.ulster.ac.uk

@PRD_UlsterUni    @hezjritchie



New book published! -  The Essential Guide to Planning Law in the UK: https://policypress.co.uk/the-essential-guide-to-planning-law

Selected publications (up to 5)


Ritchie, H. and Flannery, W, (2017) Advancing Integrated Marine Spatial Planning in Northern Ireland, in S.McKay and M.Murray (Eds) Planning Law and Practice in Northern Ireland, Abington, Routledge.


McElduff, L. and Ritchie, H. (2017) Fostering Coastal Community Resilience: Mobilising People Places Relationships, Area (in press)


McElduff, L., Peel, D., Ritchie, H., and Lloyd, M.G. (2016) The Octogon Values Model: community resilience and coastal regeneration, Urban, Planning and Transport Research, 4(1), pp. 1-25 


Flannery, W., O’Hagan,A.M., O’Mahony,C.,Ritchie.H. and Twomey,S.(2014) Evaluating Conditions for Transboundary Marine Spatial Planning: Challenges and opportunities on the Island of Ireland, Marine Policy, 51, pp.86-95


Ritchie, H., (2014) Understanding Emerging Discourses of Marine Spatial Planning in the UK, Land Use Policy, 38,pp. 666-675

Group membership

No files.


No results found.