Using a team-based approach that spans disciplines at the University of Toronto and involving partners from leading international institutions,  the School of Cities sponsors research projects that will tackle the globe’s most vexing urban challenges building the theory and evidence base that can drive meaningful change in urban and community laboratories.

Watch this space for updates by Fall 2021

Urban Data Centre

A web of metal pins interconnected like in a network

Director: Professor Mark Fox


Infrastructure Institute

Toronto fall evening with a construction crane against the backdrop of the metropolis

Director: Professor Matti Siemiatycki

Creative Mixed-Use

Mobility Lab

A pedestrian passing by in front of a TTC street car during daytime.

Director: Professor Eric Miller