Professor Emerita, with research interest in: urban policy; Aboriginal and northern development policy; International development. Katherine Graham recently returned to School after serving as Dean of the Faculty of Public Affairs. Her research interests concern urban and local governance, Aboriginal and northern development policy and institutional reform in government. She is currently examining the federal role in urban policy. She is also serving as Senior Local Government Advisor on two international development projects — a project on district capacity-building in northern Ghana and a project focusing on capacity-building and the reform of provincial planning processes in two provinces in Vietnam.