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Univ.-Prof. Dr. Sophie Schramm

Univ.-Prof. Dr. Sophie Schramm Photo of Univ.-Prof. Dr. Sophie Schramm

Address

Campus Addresse
Campus Süd
GBI

Room 405

Contents

PROfessional background

University

  • October 2013 Defense Dissertation „Stadt im Fluss: Die Abwasserentsorgung Hanois im Lichte sozialer und räumlicher Transformationen“, („very good“)

  • 2003 – 2008 Study of urban and regional planning, HCU Hamburg, Dipl.-Ing. („very good“, 1,5)

  • 2001 – 2003 Study of urban and regional planning, TU Hamburg-Harburg (TUHH), Bsc. („good“ 1,6)

Work experience

  • Since October 2019 Professorship International Planning Studies, Faculty Spatial Planning, TU Dortmund

  • 2017 – 2019 Assistant Professor, Department of Human Geography and Spatial Planning, Utrecht University

  • 2016 – 2017 Junior Research Group-Leader, Institute for Urban Development, University Kassel

  • 2012 – 2016 Research assistant at the department “Raum- und Infrastrukturplanung”, TU Darmstadt

  • 2008 Consulting Lao PDR: “Stakeholder Analysis and Stakeholder Workshop for WWF Greater Mekong Lao Country Programme AG“

  • 2008 – 2011 Research assistant at the department “Umwelt- und Raumplanung”, TU Darmstadt

  • 2005 – 2006 Internship Safer Cities Programs UN-Habitat, Nairobi, Kenya

Research fields

  • Global waste and recycling flows and spatial Governance

  • Urban planning, housing and infrastructure supply in rapidly growing cities

  • Infrastructure systems between self-organisation and state planning

  • Semicentralized supply and disposal concepts

Research projects

  • 2017 – 2019 Scrap metal rules cities of the South! The spatial governance of scrap metal recycling in Nairobi, Kenya and Hanoi, Vietnam

  • 2016 – 2017 Dis-ordering African cites: urban planning, housing and infrastructures from above and below in Dakar and Nairobi

  • 2013 – 2016 Translating urban infrastructures - Adaptation and creativity in water and sanitation systems in African cities, DFG

  • 2012 – 2013 Urban inherent logic and the sustainable development of technical infrastructure regimes, DFG

  • 2011 – 2013 Global suburbanisms: governance, land use, and infrastructure in the 21st century: Case Study Hanoi, Canadian Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council

  • 2008 – 2011 Solutions for semicentral supply and disposal systems in fast-growing urban areas using the example of Hanoi, Vietnam, BMBF

Scholarships and awards

  • 2011 – 2012 DFG scholarship graduate-college “Topologie der Technik”

  • 2007 DAAD scholarship for the preparation of a thesis abroad

  • 2005 Prize for outstanding degree (Bachelor of Science) Irene Vorwerk Stiftung, Hamburg

Languages

  • German – Mother tongue

  • English – Business fluent

  • French – Competent language use

  • Spanish – Basic knowledge

PubliCations

Publications from Univ.-Prof. Dr. Sophie Schramm in topic Publications.