Doctoral Thesis

since 2020    
Burcu Ateş (architecture, urban studies)

In search of institutional pedagogies: Urban co-production processes as sites of spatial justice (working title)


Laura Sobral (architecture, urban studies)

Mobility of urban public policies of co-production and co-governance: a study of the circulation of knowledge in the BIP/ZIP case (working title)

since 2019    

Angelika Gabauer (urban studies, political theory)

Ageing, Space and Subjectivity: A Study of Ageing in the City (working title)

since 2018    

Predrag Milić (architecture, urban studies)

THE SELF-PROVIDED CITY: On the importance of informal processes for the re-conceptualisation of the idea of public good on the urban periphery (working title)

since 2017    

Magdalena Augustin (art history, architecture)

Historical Architecture and Collectivism. Self-managed Building Activities and Counterculture in Techno-Clubs of German-speaking Countries. (working title)


Elina Kränzle (urban studies)

Zones of Insecurity – Nation, Nationalism and the Politics of Public Space (working title)

since 2016    

Tihomir Viderman (planning)

Appropriating places of concern: affect and inclusive design praxis. (working title)



Xenia Kopf (cultural studies)

The city as performative space. Cultural Praxis in Urban Transitory Spaces (working title)



Maria Virginia Piñero (landscape architecture)

The landscape according to the blind people. The participation of the other senses in the valuation of the landscape.

El paisaje según las personas ciegas. La participación de los otros sentidos en la valoración del paisaje.