DAStU Polimi - PhD Scholarships 2022

DAStU Polimi – PhD Scholarships 2022

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13th INU Study Day – Call for Papers
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4 Thematic Scholarships in Urban Studies funded with resources of the National Recovery and Resilience Plan (PNRR)

PhD Programme in urban planning, design and policy
38th Cycle, 2022

Host institution: Department of Architecture and Urban Studies, Politecnico di Milano (EURA institutional member)


The Politecnico di Milano, thanks to the resources made available by the Ministry of University and Research on 9th April 2022 through Decrees no. 351 and n. 352 and in collaboration with public bodies and private companies, announces 211 PhD scholarships funded with investments provided for by the National Recovery and Resilience Plan (PNRR). The DAStU, with its PhD Programs, makes 12 scholarships available, 4 related to the programme of urban planning, design and policy.

The selection call is open to Italian and foreign nationals and the PhD programme will last three years, to start in November 2022.
All positions are fully funded.

The four available positions are based on predefined research topics as follows

Research topics:

  • Ecological transition and a new paradigm for spatial planning: Performance indicators to select Nature-based solutions as design tools for regenerating the contemporary city
    Academic Supervisor: Prof. Andrea Arcidiacono
  • The contribution of digital platforms in a Recovery and Resilience perspective: exploring territorial impacts, inspiring public policies
    Academic Supervisors: Prof. Valeria Fedeli and Prof. Grazia Concilio
  • The role of social actors in defining and implementing territorial development strategies oriented towards social and environmental sustainability and ecological transition
    Academic Supervisor: Prof. Gabriele Pasqui
  • Broken Cities. The role of public action in supporting urban inclusiveness and the infrastructure of everyday life in the face of social, economic, and environmental inequalities
    Academic Supervisor: Prof. Massimo Bricocoli

The application for admission must be drawn up and entered exclusively in electronic form by 2.00 pm (Italian time) on 12 September 2022.

The deadline for application is 12 September 2022

For additional information or administrative inquiries please contact Marina Bonaventura via marina.bonaventura@polimi.it.

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