Children’s Environments Research Group,
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Children’s Environments Research Group
The Graduate School and University Center
The City University of New York
33 West 42nd Street
New York, NY 10036
E-mail: [email protected]
Web site: http://web.gsuc.cuny.edu/che/
Basic research : Research on the relationship of children to the physical
environment: development of theory and of policy and practical applications.
Focus on children living in difficult circumstances and on children with
Participatory research: Based on twenty years of experience in empowering
relationships between children and their environments CERG has developed
an expertise in participatory research with children. This usually involves
children participating alongside adult members in their communities.
– Research for programming and evaluation in design.
– Program Development and Evaluation.
– Mass Media
Three full-time post doctoral staff and periodic part-time faculty
Between four and twelve graduate level research associates, depending
on current grants and contracts
– environmental and developmental psychology
– the social sciences
– landscape architecture
– urban design and planning
– the visual arts
– graphic design
– video production
– multi-media design and production
– web-site development
Last updated: 12 December 1999