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Prof. Dr. Peter Gotsch

Prof. Dr. Peter Gotsch

Professor at Norwegian University of Science and Technology - Norway

Bio

Prof. Dr. Peter Gotsch is an urban researcher, planner, and registered architect seeking to bridge academia and practice and to promote innovation on learning in a broader sense. He is Professor in the programme on Urban Ecological Planning at NTNU and principal of GLORA – a programme that focuses on people centred cities through participatory approaches and. For more than 25 years he worked on comparative studies in urbanism, and he advised international organisations, cities, and national governments. His research portfolio includes exploring the nexus of ecology and equity, strategies for the sustainable growth of cities and the role on public space and urban safety, among others. He is a former board member of the TRIALOG e.V. and coordinator of the Network-Association of European Researchers on Urbanization in the South.More information at: www.peter-gotsch.de