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I would like to draw your attention to several PhD advertisements in the field “Resource Nexus for Sustainability Transformations” at United Nations University – Institute for Integrated Management of Material Fluxes and of Resources in combination with TU Dresden. The application deadline is 31st May 2024! There are following topics in the “Resource Nexus for Sustainability […]

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Applications are invited for four PhD vacancies and one Postdoctoral Research Fellow on a new international collaborative research project to start in September 2024.  The project, ‘Transformations in Housing and Intergenerational Contracts in Europe’ (THICE) is led by Humboldt University Berlin (Prof. Ilse Helbrecht), and brings together research teams from the University of Amsterdam (Prof. […]

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STELLENAUSSCHREIBUNG  In der Arbeitsgruppe „Wirtschaftsgeographie“ am Geographischen Institut der Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel, im Zuge des INTERREG Projekts „ClimatePol“ zum Thema Klimawandelanpassung in Kommunen in der Grenzregion Deutschland-Dänemark, ist zum nächstmöglichen Zeitpunkt, spätestens aber zum 1. September 2024 eine Stelle als  Wiss. Projektmitarbeiter*in (w/m/d) befristet bis zum 28. Februar 2027 zu besetzen. Die regelmäßige wöchentliche Arbeitszeit […]

Staying in or Moving out? – Quality of Life, Interregional Migration Decisions and Covid-19 Although COVID-19 is a global health emergency, it is experienced in local contexts, which may not all be equally equipped to offer good quality of life in pandemic conditions. Exogenous shocks, such as the COVID-19 pandemic and associated “lockdown” policies, may […]

Nadir Kinossian is Senior Researcher at the Leibniz Institute for Regional Geography in Leipzig, Germany. His research interests include territorial development, multilevel governance, cultural landscapes, and the post-socialist city. Recently, he has been working on the agentic and institutional aspects of change in old industrial regions in Europe and Russia. Currently, he is the Project […]

His prime scientific interests are within the fields of spatial planning instruments such as strategic spatial planning and place branding. His research involves also economic geography concepts and the embedding of these in evolutionary governance systems. His current research focuses on analyzing the effectiveness of strategic spatial planning instruments in supporting the social and economic […]

This article first appeared on ROBUST’s website and has been re-blogged with permission from the authors. Modern lives are increasingly multilocal – but rural-urban policies are often yet to catch up. ROBUST’s Bryonny Goodwin-Hawkins, Ulla Ovaska and Theresia Oedl-Wieser reflect on what we know about multilocality, and what we should rethink as rural regions look ahead to futures beyond recovery. […]

Paula Prenzel is Assistant Professor of Regional Development at the University of Greifswald, Germany and leads a junior research group on the role of population structure in local economic development. She is particularly interested in how changes in population size and composition interact with regional disparities and innovation. Her research in economic geography engages with […]

Eduardo Oliveira is a Post-Doctoral Research Associate (with the aim of Habilitation) at the Economic Geography Working Group of the Department of Geography at Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel, Germany. He teaches evolutionary economic geography and the interlinkage between sustainability principles and economic geography paradigms. His prime scientific interests are within the fields of spatial planning instruments […]

Name of event: KOSMOS Conference – Navigating the Sustainability Transformation in the 21st Century, Humboldt University Berlin The RSA Travel Grant allowed me to attend the KOSMOS Sustainability Conference in Berlin, where I presented a paper and also participated in a cutting-edge public conference format displaying some of my PhD work on low-carbon energy transitions. […]

Suntje Schmidt, Assistant Professor of Applied Economic Geography at the Humboldt University in Berlin, is the RSA Ambassador to Germany. “I am a researcher at the Leibniz-Institute for Research on Society and Space (IRS, Department: Dynamics of Economic Spaces) as well as the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin (Junior Professor for Applied Economic Geography). Regions have always […]

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The 2012 Regional Studies Association Early Career Conference took place on 1st and 2nd November at Hafen City University in Hamburg. The conference under the  title of Times of Change: Future Directions in Geography, Urban and Regional Studies examined the implications of the current economic and financial crisis for future of regional studies.  Individual sessions covered a wide range […]

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