December 4, 2018

Our Experts

Timothy White

Affiliation:
Regional Industrial Development Corporation of Southwestern Pennsylvania

Department/Title:
Senior Vice President of Development

Area of Expertise:
Economic Development

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Dr. Martin Radermacher

Affiliation:
Ruhr University Bochum

Department:
Center for Religious Studies

Area of Expertise:
Evangelicalism in North America
Anthropology of Christianity
Religion und space/materiality/architecture
Urban religions in the 21st century

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Dr. Julia Sattler

Affiliation:
TU Dortmund University

Department:
Department of English and American Studies
Faculty of Culture Studies

Area of Expertise:
Urban Studies: Urbanities and the Narration of Urban Spaces
Cultural History of the “Rust Belt”
Industrial and Post-Industrial Cultures

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Donald K. Carter, FAIA FAICP LEED AP

Affiliation:
Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh

Department:
School of Architecture
Remaking Cities Institute

Area of Expertise:
Urban Design

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Uli Paetzel

Affiliation:
CEO of Emschergenossenschaft & Lippeverband

Department / Title:
Scientific staff at Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany
Faculty of Social Sciences

Area of Expertise:
Field of Sociology

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Dr. Ebru A. Gencer

Affiliation:
Center for Urban Disaster Risk Reduction and Resilience (CUDRR+R) and
Columbia University

Department:
Graduate School of Architecture
Planning, and Preservation

Area of Expertise:
Urban Risk and Resilience / Urban Planning and Development

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Todd Herzog

Affiliation:
University of Cincinnati

Department:
German Studies
Film & Media Studies

Area of Expertise:
Film and media studies
Surveillance and privacy
Urban spaces
The future of work

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Robin Chang

Affiliation:
TU Dortmund University

Department:
Faculty of Spatial Planning
Department of European Planning Cultures

Area of Expertise:
Planning Cultures
Environmental Planning
Adaptive Land Use and Governance
Complexity Sciences

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Dr. Christian Lamker

Affiliation:
TU Dortmund University

Department:
School of Spatial Planning
Department of Spatial Planning and Planning Theory

Area of Expertise:
Regional and state planning
Planning theory
Post-growth planning
Regional policy
Leadership
Roles of planners
Own research & teaching experience in most parts of the Ruhr region and in Metro Detroit

Personal Blog
Personal Twitter Account

 

Matthew Clayson

Affiliation:
Detroit Trading (automotive digital media)
Culture Lab Detroit (board member)
Urban Manufacturing Alliance (former board member)
BMW Responsible Leader Network
German Marshall Fund Alumni Leadership Council

Department/ Title:
Leadership, legal and compliance at Detroit Trading

Area of Expertise:
Enterprise innovation
Economic development
Creative industries and emerging technologies

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Olivier Parent

Affiliation:
University of Cincinnati

Department:
Economics

Area of Expertise:
Spatial Econometrics
Regional Economics

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Prof. Dr. Karsten Zimmermann

Affiliation:
TU Dortmund University,
Faculty of Spatial Planning

Department:
Department of European Planning Cultures

Area of Expertise:
Governance
Transformation of post-industrial regions
Planning cultures

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