The joint interdisciplinary Urban Futures Lab is a collaboration between three units at the University of Nevada at Las Vegas:




The Lab is structured in five broad and intertwined research areas:


  • RESILIENCE - Urban resilience and ecology: transforming communities
  • HEALTH - Mobility, urban health, and well-being

  • HOUSING - Affordable housing, mixed-use urban living

  • TECHNOLOGY - Integrated technologies, big data, and sustainable construction

  • POLICY - Urban governance, policy, and transition pathways

Each of these five thematic research areas is led by an eminent academic.