Urban Studies & Regional Science PhD thesis defences

  • Date July 5, 2018
  • Hour 9.30 am
  • Room GSSI Library
  • Speaker Panagiotis Bourlessas, Sonja Lakic, Keziah Mwelu Mwanga (GSSI)
  • Area Social Sciences



PhD Candidate:  Panagiotis Bourlessas

Thesis Title: Rubbish Stuff, Thick Skins, and Drifters: Making Homeless Geographies in Athens City Centre

Thesis Advisor: Prof. Alberto Vanolo, Università di Torino



 PhD Candidate:  Sonja Lakic

Thesis Title: Apartment Biographies: the case of privatisation-triggered urban transformation of former Yugoslav city of Banja Luka (Bosnia and Herzegovina)

Thesis Advisor: Prof. Graca Cordeiro, SCTE – IUL University of Lisbon - Co - advisor: Prof. Ugo Rossi, Università di Torino



PhD Candidate:: Keziah Mwelu Mwanga

Thesis Title: The Role and Dynamics of Donor Agencies in Urban Development in Kenya  Case of World Bank and Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA)"

Thesis Advisors: Prof. Fana Mfaniseni Sihlongonyane, University of the Wintwatersrand Johannesburg, SA -  Co Advisor: Prof. Ugo Rossi, Università di Torino