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Professors

Dr. Christoph Woiwode

Email: woiwode(at)igcs-chennai.org

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Curriculum

  • 2017 – ongoing IGCS External Visiting Professor
  • 2017 – ongoing Senior Lecturer in Human Geography, Bath Spa University, UK
  • 2014 – 2016 IGCS Visiting Professor, IIT Madras, Chennai, India
  • 2008 – 2012 Lecturer and Research Fellow, International Spatial Planning Centre, School of Spatial Planning, TU Dortmund University, Germany
  • 2007 PhD thesis ‘Urban Risk Communication in Ahmedabad between Slum Dwellers and the Municipal Corporation’
  • 2005 – 2007 CIM/GIZ Integrated Expert, Planning Advisor to the Northeastern Provincial Planning Secretariat, Trincomalee, Sri Lanka
  • 2001 – 2005 Doctoral Research on DAAD Grant, Development Planning Unit, University College London, University of London
  • 2001 M.A. Degree in Social Anthropology, Freie Universitaet Berlin
  • 2000 Dipl.-Ing. Degree in Urban and Regional Planning, Technische Universitaet Berlin

Research areas

  • Sustainable urbanisation, climate change and disaster risk mitigation
  • Urban socio-cultural change and transformation
  • Theory and practice of urban planning and governance
  • International development
  • India/South Asia

List of publications