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Visiting scientists

2017
  • 07.11.2017 – 17.12.2017
    From 7 November 2017 until 17 December 2017, Dr. Angela Curl joined the ILS as a visiting scientist. Dr. Angela Curl is working as a Lecturer at the Department of Geography, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand. During her research stay she was hosted at the research group "Daily Mobility and Transportation Systems". She focused on the evaluation of indicators for the study of accessibility, mainly the comparison of subjective and objective indicators. Angela Curl presented her research during the international Scientific Workshop ”Accessibility: Its Role in the Sustainable Transformation of Cities“, on 16/17 November 2017, which took place at the ILS. Angela and ILS researchers will continue exchange and collaboration in publication projects.
  • 15.05.2017 – 08.01.2018
    Dr. Sunhui (Sunny) Sim, Associate Professor at the Department of Geography at the University of North Alabama (UNA) is specialized in urban geography, geographic information systems (GIS) and remote sensing. She completed her PhD (2010) at Florida State University (FSU) and MA (2006) at University of California, Santa Barbara. In particular she conducts GIScience studies such as linking land changes, socio-economic transformation, and environmental impacts at the landscape level. Furthermore Dr. Sim’s research has focused on two areas of research focused on new urbanism communities and sprawl and crime analysis at UNA. During her ILS-fellowship she takes part of the research unit “Geoinformation and Monitoring” and the research group "Urban Regions" and will focus her research efforts on urban land use change and urban sprawl. Two themes which fit very well with the ILS research agenda.

2016
  • 12.12.2016 − 20.12.2016
    As the Des Lee Professor of Community Collaboration and Public Policy Administration at the University of Missouri-St. Louis, Todd Swanstrom has used the resources of his endowment to support the Community Builders Network. Prof. Dr. Todd Swanstrom has studied political sciences and has a master’s degree from Washington University and a Ph.D. from Princeton. Presently he is doing research on neighborhood change in older industrial cities and the challenges of equity planning in fragmented suburbs. In Dortmund he will prepare a joint project with the research group "The City as Social Space" about the relationship between jobs and neighborhood trajectories.
  • 01.03.2016 − 31.08.2016
    Roberto Díez Pisonero, studied Geography at Complutense University of Madrid, and has successfully submitted his PhD-thesis „The airport and the city in the context of globalization: a necessary and changing symbiosis” 2015 at Complutense University, Department of Regional Geographical Analysis and Physical Geography. During his ILS-research fellowship he takes part of the research group „Urban Regions” focusing on „New economic poles of the metropolitan economy”, especially on urbanistic qualities of “new economic poles” as suburban business parks or airport cities.

2015
  • 26.10.2015 – 31.12.2015
    Rasha Abdullah studied architecture at the University of Tishreen Lattakia in Syria and then worked as an architect. She is currently writing her PhD at the Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences at the University of Rostock focusing on „The Turkish-Islamic influence on urban design in the Federal Republic of Germany”. Her PhD-study investigates the influences from residents of their urban neighborhoods and living environment, based on the case study of Duisburg-Marxloh and possibly Berlin-Kreuzberg. Rasha Abdullah will highlight the peculiarities and differences of German and Turkish culture(s) in order to develop proposals for future urban design strategies and to make visible the cultural contribution of Turkish origin and of Muslim citizens in Germany. During her research stay at the ILS she is part of the research group "The City as Social Space".
  • 01.08.2015 – 15.10.2015
    Dr. Benjamin David Hennig is a senior research fellow at the School of Geography and the Environment of the University of Oxford. He currently is a visiting scientist in the ILS as part of the Spatial Research Information and Communication Department (RIK). Benjamin Hennig was educated at the University of Cologne and studied geography, sociology, transport studies and soil science. He joined the Social and Spatial Inequalities Research Group at the University of Sheffield (UK) in 2008 where he completed his PhD in 2011 as part of the Worldmapper project with research on visualising the social dimensions of our planet. For his PhD he received the German Study Award from the Körber Foundation. During his ILS-research fellowship he will investigate alternative methods of visualizing sociodemographic data and undertake a spatial comparison of data from England and Germany.
  • 01.04.2015 – 30.06.2015
    Vikram Bhatt, Professor of Architecture and Director of the Minimum Cost Housing Group at McGill University in Montreal, Canada, where he teaches courses in urban design and housing. Vikram Bhatt graduated from the prestigious Ahmedabad School of Architecture and obtained his Masters of Architecture from McGill University in 1975. He had also held numerous awards and fellowships as well as Visiting Professorships in India, USA and France and is a pioneer and expert on the question of food security and urban sustainability, particularly in informal housing in developing countries, but more recently in the US and Canada, too. During his ILS-fellowship he takes part of the research group „Built Environment” and will focus his research efforts on exploring the role of urban gardening in European Cities in comparison to the situation in North America.
  • 01.11.2014 – 30.09.2015
    Daniel Eisenbeis (B.A) studied Geography at Macalester College, USA and worked for the City of Portland in the Office of Government Relations in Oregon, USA. His research focus during German Chancellor Fellowship (Alexander von Humboldt Foundation) hosted by the ILS is: „Comparative Brownfield Redevelopment Policies in the Context of Integrated Urban Development and Resource Land Conservation Planning in Portland, Oregon and Düsseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia”. During his research fellowship he is part of the research group „Development of City Regions”.

2014
  • 01.11.2014 – 30.09.2015
    Daniel Eisenbeis (B.A) studied Geography at Macalester College, USA and worked for the City of Portland in the Office of Government Relations in Oregon, USA. His research focus during German Chancellor Fellowship (Alexander von Humboldt Foundation) hosted by the ILS is: „Comparative Brownfield Redevelopment Policies in the Context of Integrated Urban Development and Resource Land Conservation Planning in Portland, Oregon and Düsseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia”. During his research fellowship he is part of the research group „Development of City Regions”.
  • 28.07.2014 - 13.12.2014
    Silvia Tavares (M.Sc.), studied Architecture at Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul in Brazil, and has recently submitted her PhD in Urban Landscapes at the School of Landscape Architecture, Lincoln University, New Zealand; her research focus during the ILS-fellowship is "The influence of culture in adaptation to (micro)climate towards urban comfort" - in the research area "Built environment".
  • 01.07.2014 - 31.10.2014
    Josje Hoekveld (M. Sc.) studied Human Geography at Utrecht University and worked during her PhD at the University of Amsterdam on intraregional differentiation in population development in declining regions. During the ILS-fellowship she is part of the research group „Daily mobility and transportations systems” focusing on „locational qualities and housing prices” and developing a pilot study for the city of Dortmund.
  • 10.01.2014 – 31.01.2014
    Prof. Dr. Panagiotis Getimis, professor at the Panteion University of Athens, currently visiting professor at the Technical University of Darmstadt, works in the ILS on „Rescaling Power Planning in European City Regions: A comparative Perspective on Germany and Greece” in the research field „Development of City Regions“
  • 07.01.2014 – 30.06.2014
    Msc. Mahmoud El Nably, studied Architecture at Ain Shams university in Cairo, Egypt. He focusses on Sustainable Development and Historical Spaces and supports the research area „Built Environment“ in investigating and developing sustainable neighborhoods and quarters for existing urban structures as a guest researcher.

2013
  • 01.11.2013 - 30.04.2014
    Dr. Noriko Otsuka, obtained a PhD in Urban Design at Oxford Brookes University, United Kingdom and did her postdoctoral research at ETH Zurich, Switzerland; research during the ILS-fellowship focuses on two topics: 1) the brownfield regeneration, comparing German, UK and Japanese cases, and 2) the trans-national railway corridor development, integrating spatial and transport planning.
  • 01.07.2013 - 20.08.2013
    Tünde Szabo, MSc. Geography, Department of Settlement and Spatial Development at the Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest (2005) "Housing policy in the agglomeration of Budapest" and MSc. Environmental and Infrastructure Planning at the University of Groningen (2008) "Discourse of urban politics", since 2011 PhD student in the doctoral program at the University of Szeged, investigates as guest researcher at the ILS in the research area "Metropolitan Areas" polycentricity in Central European Metropolitan Regions, also focusing on post-suburban development in the Budapest metropolitan area, spatial effects of the economically restructuring of the metropolitan periphery and critical urban and planning theories.
  • 01.03.2013 - 31.09.2013
    Anthony Boanada-Fuchs, MSc. MSc. studied Urban Planning and Architecture Theory at the University of Delft, currently a doctoral candidate at the Graduate Institute in Geneva, Austria-France; investigates as guest researcher at the ILS in the research area “The City as Social Space” the interplay of urban planning and market actors in the delivery of housing in the Indian city of Ahmedabad.

2012
  • 01.10.2012 – 31.12.2012
    Rebecca Garcia, Master of Urban Planning, The Sol Price School of Public Policy, ist vom 1. Oktober bis zum 31. Dezember 2012 als Gastwissenschaftlerin im Forschungsfeld „Metropolisierung“ tätig. Sie unterstützt das Forschungsteam im Projekt „HSR and new Urban-Regional spatial transformations in Polycentric Mega-Regions: Los Angeles and Rhein-Ruhr“ im Vergleich von Deutschland und Southern California.
  • 01.09.2010 – 31.03.2012
    Keshavarz, Nazila, Iran, Promotion Universität Birmingham (01.09.2010 – 31.03.2012), Forschungsfeld „Gebaute Stadt“

2011
  • 01.09.11 - 31.12.11
    Kristin Kronenberg-Vetter; School of Business and Economics Maastricht University, ist vom 1. September bis 31. Dezember 2011 als Gastwissenschaftlerin im Forschungsfeld „Metropolisierung“ tätig. Sie unterstützt das Forschungsteam im Projekt "Neue Zentralitäten in metropolitanen Räumen" im Vergleich Deutschland/Niederlande
  • 01.06.11 - 31.12.2011
    Dr. Keiko Kitagawa, Forschungsfeld Metropolisierung, Projekt „Suburbane Dienstleistungscenter in Deutschland, Japan und der Schweiz“. Das ILS hatte sich nach der Erdbeben-/Tsunami-Katastrophe in Japan an der Initiative der Deutschen Wissenschaft „Nippon Science Support Network“ beteiligt.
  • 01.02.2011 – 31.07.2011
    Florian Sichling (Forschungsthema: “Growing up in the Margins: The Local Ecology of Disadvantaged Youth in Dortmund Nordstadt”, Forschungsfeld „Sozialraum Stadt“
  • 01.10.2010 – 31.07.2011
    Eva Orosz, Ungarn, DAAD-Stipendiatin, Forschungsfeld “Regionalisierung des Städtischen“
  • 10.01.2011 – 04.02.2011
    Peter Schmitt (Forschnungsthema: „Conceptualisation of a study for the research theme 1c „Symbolic Aspects of metropolisation processes“ in consideration of experiences in Northern Europe and the potentials of discourse analytical methods.”, Forschungsfeld "Metropolisierung"

2010
  • 01.09.2010 – 20.10.2010
    Dr. Michael Carreno, Schottland, Senior Research Fellow, Transport Research Institute, Edinburgh Napier University