Edited by Karsten Zimmermann, Faculty of Spatial Planning, TU Dortmund University, Germany and Valeria Fedeli, Department of Architecture and Urban Studies, DAStU-Politecnico di Milano, Italy
Written in a clear and concise style, this Modern Guide provide a timely overview and comparison of urban challenges and national urban policies in 13 European countries, addressing key issues such as housing, urban regeneration and climate change.… Read the rest
The UPDP PhD programme aims to explore the significance and impact of contemporary urban changes and understand how they can be governed through planning, design, and policy-making activities.
By establishing a dialogue with the best European and International schools, the UPDP PhD programme is the place for research and innovative approaches to urban studies, spatial planning and urban design. Based on a multi-disciplinary approach, the main objective of educational activity and the individual research training is to offer PhD students a challenging environment, a space for international debate and research, experimentation and innovation.… Read the rest
It is now available the programme of EURA 2021 online conference – 6 – 7 May 2021
The 6th DOKORP will take place on February 14 and 15, 2022, in German and English language, and hopefully in attendance.
The title is:
Spatial planning and development, despite guiding principles to the contrary, contribute locally and globally to social processes that exceed the planet‘s carrying capacity and distribute burdens and opportunities unequally.… Read the rest
Jonathan Davies, Professor of Critical Policy Studies at De Montfort University will be presenting his new book. Between Realism and Revolt: Governing Cities in the Crisis of Neoliberal Globalism (Bristol University Press) explores urban governance in the “age of austerity”, focusing on the period between the global financial crisis of 2008-9 and the beginning of the global Coronavirus pandemic at the end of 2019.… Read the rest
Call for Research Funding
The Department of Architecture of Urban Studies of the Politecnico di Milano (DASTU), with the contribution of Associazione di Fondazioni e Casse di Risparmio Italiane SpA (ACRI) announces the call for n. 7 Visiting Young Investigator in the context of the Planning for Social Justice Conference that will be held the first week of October 2021.… Read the rest
HERE all the information
The Universitat de Barcelona (UB) is offering 16 “María Zambrano” grants to hire international talent in political science and related disciplines.
These grants are aimed at researchers with a postdoctoral career of (minimum) 24 months in universities or R&D centres outside their doctoral institution.
Grants will be 1-to 2 year
contracts, with a total gross monthly amount of 4,000€, plus a unique initial payment of maximum € 3,500 for travel and first accommodation costs.… Read the rest
EURA has a new Youtube channel! Check it here
The Covid-19 pandemic has forced us to distance, but it has not stopped our desire for research, discussions, and debates.
Speeches, conferences, and other events that concern the whole EURA world can now also be found on our new Youtube channel.
The protagonists will be teachers, students, and professionals who will have a new space to tell their experience and their point of view on urban issues.… Read the rest