Urban and Population Geography working group

Dr. Corinna Hölzl

Research Assistant

Phone: +49 431 880-4349
Fax: +49 431 880-4658

hoelzl@geographie.uni-kiel.de



 

   
   
   
 

 

   
   

Curriculum Vitae

Since 07/2014
Research Associate at Geography Department of Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel, Working Group Urban and Population Geography
10/2010-06/2014 PhD Candidate at Geography Department of Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Applied Geography and Spatial Planning Lab
 05-06/2013  Visiting Researcher: Columbia University of New York, Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation (GSAPP), Latin Laboratory
 08/2008-02/2011  Research Associate, Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research Leipzig (UFZ), Department of Urban and Environmental Sociology
 03/2007-12/2009  Research Associate (several projects on freelance basis: Heinrich Böll Foundation e.V., Berlin, Berlin Network for School Catering e.V., Berlin School of Economics and Law)
 05/2006-06/2008  Research Associate, IRS Institute for Regional Development and Structural Planning, Erkner/Berlin
 1999-2006  Studies of Human Geography (~ M.A. Human Geography) at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin and Universidad Complutense de Madrid

Teaching

Summer term 2015

  •  Begleitseminar Humangeographie II

 

Further teached classes

  • Begleitseminar Humangeographie II (Einführung in die Stadt-, Sozial- und Bevölkerungsgeographie)
  • HS Stadtpolitik und Stadtentwicklung (BA)
  • Vorlesung Urban Development (MA/engl.)
  • Seminar Governance and Urban Conflicts (MA/engl.)
  • Studienprojekt Partizipative Stadtentwicklung (BA)

Research Projects

2015-2017: Co-Project manager of the E+ Strategic Partnership "Urban Dynamics: Global Perspectives for a Socio-cultural Urban Management" Link Content: Development and implementation of an interdisciplinary and international postgraduate program to adapt the higher education to present challenges in urban development and increase the employability. Partners: Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, Université Paris 8, Universidad del Salvador (Buenos Aires), Universidade Federal de Pernambuco (Recife). Funded by EU Erasmus+. For further information see Ongoing Research Projects

2010-2014: Dissertation: Urban Conflicts in Santiago de Chile and Buenos Aires. Impact of Social Movements and Citizen Initiatives on Frames and Political Practices in Urban Development. Geography Department of Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin. Funding: Elsa-Neumann-Scholarship 10/2010-9/2013 and Caroline von Humboldt-Program/ Excellence Initiative at Humboldt Universität zu Berlin 10/2013-6/2014.

2008-2011: Risk Habitat Megacity

2006: Diploma Thesis: Gated High-Rise Buildings in the City of Buenos Aires. Geography Department, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin. Funding: German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) and Humboldt-Ritter-Penk-Foundation

Research Topics

•    Urban Development and Urban Politics

•    Social movements and Citizenship

•    Urban Conflicts

•    Urban Development in Latin America

 

 

Publications

Books

HÖLZL, C., 2015: Protestbewegungen und Stadtpolitik. Urbane Konflikte in Santiago de Chile und Buenos Aires. Bielefeld: Transcript. Publisher

Journals

HÖLZL, C., 2015: Widerstände unterschiedlicher sozialer Gruppen in der Stadt Buenos Aires. In: Geographische Rundschau 67, 10: 24-29.

HÖLZL, C., 2015: The Occupation of Parque Indoamericano in Buenos Aires: Discourse Dynamics and Stakeholder Practices. In: Latin American Perspectives: online first October 23 2015. Link

HÖLZL, C; SCHMIZ, T., 2014: Rezension: Belina, B.; Gestring, N.; Müller, W.; Sträter, D. (Eds.): Urbane Differenzen.  Disparitäten innerhalb und zwischen Städten. Münster: Westfälisches Dampfboot 2011. In: Die Erde, 145, 1-2: 111f.

HÖLZL, C.; NUISSL, H., 2014: Urban Policy and Spatial Planning in a Globalized City—A Stakeholder View of Santiago de Chile. In: Planning Practice & Research, 29, 1: 1-20.

BÜTTNER, K.; HÖLZL, C.; HELD, G., 2009: KnowledgeScapes in globalen Innovationsfeldern. Wissensstrategien in der Medizintechnik in Erlangen und Eindhoven sowie im Flugzeugbau in Toulouse und Hamburg. In: DISP, 178, 3: 37-55. free access.

Edited Volumes

HÖLZL, C.; NUISSL, H. (2015): Tragen Planungskonflikte zum Wandel der Planungskultur bei? Beobachtungen aus Santiago de Chile. In: F. Othengrafen; M. Sondermann (Eds.): Städtische Planungskulturen im Spiegel von Konflikten, Protesten und Initiativen, Planungsrundschau 23, Berlin: Verlag Uwe Altrock: 171-200.

DOHNKE, J.; HÖLZL, C. (2015): The Boom of High-rise Apartment Buildings in Buenos Aires: New Spaces of Residentiality or a Motor of Disintegration: in: C. Klaufus, A. Ouweneel (Eds.): Housing and Belonging in Latin America, New York: Berghahn: 164-180.


HÖLZL, C.; NUISSL, H., 2013: Perspectiva de gobernanza: El punto de vista de los actores urbanos. In. J. Barton; J. Kopfmüller (Eds.): Santiago de Chile 2030: ¿Hacia el desrollo sustentable? Megaciudades del futuro: el caso de Santiago de Chile. (in press)

KRELLENBERG, K., HÖLZL, C., KABISCH, S., 2013: Procesos sustentables de diferenciación socio-espacial. Situación actual y escenarios futuros. In. J. Barton; J. Kopfmüller (Eds.): Santiago de Chile 2030: ¿Hacia el desarollo sustentable? Megaciudades del futuro: el caso de Santiago de Chile. (in press)

HÖLZL, C.; NUISSL, H.; HÖHNKE, C.; LUKAS, M.; RODRIGUEZ, C., 2012: Dealing with risks: a governance perspective on Santiago de Chile. In: D. Heinrichs; K. Krellenberg; B. Hansjürgens.; F. Martinez (Eds.): Risk Habitat Megacity. The case of Santiago de Chile. Heidelberg: Springer: 327-351.

HÖLZL, C., 2009: Eindhoven und Philips: Wissenskulturen und Wissensmilieus. In: U. Matthiesen.; G. Mahnken (Eds.): Das Wissen der Städte. Neue stadtregionale Entwicklungsdynamiken im Kontext von Wissen, Milieus und Governance. Wiesbaden: VS: 147-160.

Working Papers

HÖLZL, C.; KRELLENBERG, K.; HEINRICHS, D.; KABISCH, S.; WELZ, J., 2011: How sustainable are processes of social and spatial differentiation in Santiago de Chile? Current situation and future scenarios for social inclusion. UFZ-Discussion Paper 2/2011. Link.

HÖLZL, C.; KRELLENBERG, K.; WELZ, J.; HEINRICHS, D.; KABISCH, S., 2010: Thematic field: Socio-spatial differentiation. In: K. Krellenberg, J. Kopfmüller, J. Barton (Eds.): How sustainable is Santiago de Chile? Current Performance – Future Trends – Potential Measures. Synthesis report of the Risk Habitat Megacity research initiative (2007-2011). UFZ Report 04/2010: 13-15. Link.

HÖLZL, C.; NUISSL, H., 2010: Governance in Santiago de Chile. Stakeholder perspectives for the future. UFZ-Discussion Paper 3/2010. Link.

HÖLZL, C.; OPPHARD, K., POHL, W.; UTZ, J., 2010: In- und Outsourcing in der kommunalen Abfallwirtschaft. Studie über Make-or-Buy-Entscheidungen. In: VKS Information, 75.

ARNDT, M.; GLÖCKNER, B.; HÖLZL, C., 2008: Entscheidungssystem zur Abschätzung des langfristigen Infrastruktur- und Flächenbedarfes. Final Report. IRS. Erkner.

MATTHIESEN, U.; JÄHNKE, P., FICHTER, H.; BÜTTNER, K.; HÖLZL, C., 2004: Wissenskultur und Stadt – Einfluss und Bedingungen von Wissenskultur für die Städte in Nordrhein-Westfalen. Expertise im Auftrag der Enquetekommission ‘Zukunft der Städte in NRW’ des Landtages von Nordrhein-Westfalen. Final Report.

 

Presentations

(Selection)

Emancipatory dynamics and spatial entanglements of contentious planning practices. The example of Peñalolén, Santiago de Chile. RC 21 International Conference. Urbino. August 27-29 2015.

Strategien und diskursive Effekte von Stadtentwicklungskonflikten in Lateinamerika – Zwei Fallstudien aus Santiago de Chile. Deutscher Geographentag. Passau. October 2-8 2013.

Struggles around gentrification and access to housing in Latin American Cities. Comparing social movements in Santiago de Chile and Buenos Aires. Latin Laboratory Lectures. Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation (GSAPP). Columbia University of New York. New York City. July 1 2013.

Housing Justice and social movements in Santiago de Chile and Buenos Aires. Planners Network Conference: Beyond Resilience. New York City.  June 6-8 2013.

Conflictos urbanos en Santiago de Chile y Buenos Aires. Estrategias de actores e impacto en la gobernanza local. CONTESTED_CITIES Seminario de Investigación. Universidad Autónoma de Madrid. March 5 2013.

Gentrificación en Berlín – Dinámicas, estrategias políticas y protestas. Jornada Berlín: Cuestiones actuales de desarrollo urbano y planificación. Centro Germano Argentino y Universidad de Buenos Aires. Buenos Aires. August 13 2012.

Current Planning Conflicts in Santiago de Chile and their Impact on Opportunities of Citizen Participation in the Future.
54 International Congress of Americanists. Vienna. July 15-20 2012

Boom of high-rise apartment buildings in Buenos Aires. New spaces of Residentiality or motor of disintegration? (zusammen mit Jan Dohnke). Annual RC 21 Conference. Amsterdam. July 7-10 2011.

Conflictos urbanos en Santiago de Chile y Buenos Aires. Efectos de las actuales estrategias de participación ciudadana en el desarrollo urbano. VII Congreso Chileno de Antropología. San Pedro de Atacama. October 25-29 2010.

Governance Challenges across fields of application. Risk Habitat Megacity: Third Status Conference (Synthesis – Reflection – Perspectives). UN Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribean. Santiago de Chile. 17.-18. Mai 2010.

How stakeholders perceive the challenges of metropolitan governance – an empirical insight from Santiago de Chile (together with Henning Nuissl). International Conference: Megacities: Risk, Vulnerability and Sustainable Development. Leipzig. September 7-9 2009.

The Future of Megacities in Latin America. Governance Perspectives for Santiago de Chile. Konference ISA RC 21: Sociology of Urban and Regional Development. Sao Paulo. August 23-25 2009.

Torres Countries en Buenos Aires – La prolongación de una nueva forma de vivir como desencadenante y multiplicador de la fragmentacion social. Los casos de Palermo Nuevo y El Abasto.
1er Congreso Latinoamericano de Antropología en Rosario, Argentinien, July 11-15 2005.

Media

„Statt Sonne nur eine Hochhauswand“. Unique, 21.10.2015  Link 

"Interculturally tinted glases". unizeit, 23.01.2016 Link  

"Großstädte auf dem Globus". unizeit, 09.04.2016 Link