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Tim Cresswell


Tim Cresswell is Ogilvie Professor of Geography at the University of Edinburgh. His research considers the role of geographical ways of thinking in the constitution of social and cultural life. He is currently working on a book on the politics of mobility called The Citizen and the Vagabond. His motto: mobility is a lot more than getting from point A to point B.

Projects with the Forum


Covid-19, lockdown and mobility

Mobile Lives Forum, Tim Cresswell, Matias Echanove, Aurore Flipo, Vincent Kaufmann, Christian Licoppe, Alexandre Rigal, Nicolas Senil, Rahul Srivastava


Decarbonized mobilities: a poorly initiated transition

Tim Cresswell, Peter Adey, Cristina Temenos, Jane Yeonjae Lee, Astrid Wood , Anna Nikolaeva

Publications with the Forum