Urban and Population Geography working group

Dr. Sören Weißermel

Post-Doc
Room LMS 14, R. 406
Telephone +49 431 880 3244
Fax +49 431 880 4658
Email weissermel@geographie.uni-kiel.de
Adress Geographisches Institut
Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel
Ludewig-Meyn-Straße 14
24098 Kiel
Germany
Office hours
Summer Semester 2019
Tuesday    10:00 - 12:00 o'clock

Curriculum Vitae

     
General
06/2017   PhD (Dissertation "The negotiation of dissposession. The struggle for recognition and public in the context of the dam construction in Belo Monte, Brazil", summa cum laude)
12/2012 - present    Research Associate at the Working Group for Urban and Population Geography at the University of Kiel
10/2012.-12/2012   Research assistant at the Working Group for Urban and Population Geography at the University of Kiel
06/2012   Diploma (“Identity constructions of indigenous communities in Argentina. The example of the Toba community in Clorinda, Province Formosa“)
2010-2012   Student assistant at the at the Working Group for Urban and Population Geography at the University of Kiel
2009-2010   Studies of Geography at the Universidad de Buenos Aires (UBA), Argentina
2006-2012   Studies of Geography (Minors: Economics and Sociology) at the University of Kiel

 

Teaching

Courses in Winter Term 2018/19 (UnivIS)

  • Stadtgeographie und Stadtmanagement: Politik und Partizipation in der Stadt (HS)
  • Regionale Geographie: Lateinamerika (V)

 

Courses in Summer Term 2018 (UnivIS)

  • Humangeographie II (BS)
  • Humangeographie II: Geländepraktikum Tag 1 (GP)
  • Humangeographie II: Geländepraktikum Tag 2 (GP)
  • Große Exkursion Brasilien (BS)
  • Große Exkursion Brasilien (Ex)

 

Courses in Winter Term 2017/18

  • Geographische Entwicklungsforschung/Kritische Geographien der Entwicklung (V)
  • Sozialgeographie Lateinamerikas (HS)

 

Coursesin Summer Term 2017

  • Große Exkursion (M.Sc. SRE) Spanien/Portugal (inkl. Seminar)

 

Courses in Summer Term 2016

  • Humangeographie II (BS)

 

Courses in Summer Term 2015

  • Große Exkursion Brasilien „São Paulo und Amazonas“ (inkl. Seminar)

 

Courses in Summer Term 2014

  • Große Exkursion (M. Sc. SRE) Spanien/Portugal (inkl. Seminar)
  • Humangeographie II (BS)

 

Courses in Summer Term 2013

  • Humangeographie II (BS)
     

Research Projects


PhD Thesis

The negotiation of dispossession – the case of Belo Monte hydroelectric power plant (Pará, Brazil).
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Publications

Weißermel, S. (2019): Die Aushandlung von Enteignung - Der Kampf um Anerkennung und Öffentlichkeit im Rahmen des Staudammbaus Belo Monte, Brasilien. Stuttgart: Franz Steiner Verlag (Reihe: Erdkundliches Wissen, Band 163). Link

Weißermel, S. (2017): A negociação da despossessão – Violação de direitos e violência psicológica na construção da UHE Belo Monte. In: Blanke, S.; Kurtenbach, S: (coords.): Violencia y desigualdad: ADLAF Congreso 2016. 1ª ed. Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires: Nueva Sociedad: Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung: ADLAF, pp. 235-250. PDF

Weißermel, S. (2015): Consequências das condicionantes de remoção para os atingidos no âmbito do Reassentamento Urbano Coletivo. In: Villas-Bôas, A.; Rojas Garzón, B.; Reis, C.; Amorim, L. and L. Leite (Org.): Vozes do Xingu: Coletânea de artigos para o Dossiê Belo Monte, São Paulo, Instituto Socioambiental, pp. 136-139. PDF

Weißermel, S. (2014): Appropriating "modernization" - indigenous anti-hegemonic resistance in the Argentine Chaco. In: Geographica Helvetica 69 (3), pp. 183-191. PDF

Weißermel, S. (2013): Indigene in der Stadt – Identitätskonflikte der Toba in Argentinien. In: Geographische Rundschau 65 (12), pp. 48-49.

Weißermel, S. (2012): Aktuelle Identitätskonstruktionen indigener Gemeinschaften in Argentinien. Das Beispiel der Gemeinschaft der Toba in Clorinda, Provinz Formosa. (unpublished diploma thesis) Kiel.

Presentations

“Prekarisierung und der Kampf um Öffentlichkeit Die Aushandlung von Enteignung im Rahmen des Staudammbaus Belo Monte, Brasilien.” Lecture at the colloquium "Polarisierungen", Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin (01/2018)

“Kampf um Anerkennung Belo Monte und die Aushandlung von Enteignung als agonistisches Spiel.” German Congress of Geography 2017, Tübingen (09/2017)

“A política do não reconhecimento  Violação de direitos e violência psicológica na construção da UHE Belo Monte (Amazônia, Brasil).” ADLAF-Conference 2016, Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, Berlin: "Violencia y Desigualdad/Gewalt und Ungleichheit" (06/2016)

“A dicotomização da relação sociedade-natureza Estruturas de despossessão e cidadania no contexto da UHE Belo Monte (Amazônia, Brasil).” International Conference of the ADLAF at Hamburg University: "O Brasil e a água" (12/2015)

“Who defines ‘development’? Processes of dispossession and repossession – the case of Belo Monte hydroelectric power plant, Brazil.” 8th Workshop of the “Arbeitskreis Lateinamerika” at the Department of Geography, Bayreuth University: „‘Der geteilte Blick‘ – Lateinamerika zwischen den epistemischen Kulturen von Nord und Süd“ (06/2014)

“'We are all modernized here' – indigenous identities in change. The example of the urban Toba community in Clorinda, Argentina.” Journée d'études, PROCOPE 2012, at the Department of Geography, University of Kiel, along with the Institut d’Études Européennes (IEE, Université Paris 8): "Trans-cultural urban change. Contributions to an interdisciplinary debate" (11/2012)

„Aktuelle Identitätskonstruktionen indigener Gemeinschaften in Argentinien. Das Beispiel der Gemeinschaft der Toba in Clorinda, Provinz Formosa.“ 7th Workshop of the “Arbeitskreis Lateinamerika” at the Ibero-American Institute (IAI): "Zwischenräume – Interdisziplinäre Dialoge zu Lateinamerika“ (11/2012)