Jessica Verheij

PhD student

Postal Address
Universität Bern
Geographisches Institut
Politische Stadtforschung und nachhaltige Raumentwicklung
Hallerstrasse 12
CH-3012 Bern
Since 07/2020 PhD student, University of Bern
2019-2020 Research fellow on urban regeneration and public participatory processes - Institute of Social Sciences, University of Lisbon (Portugal) 
2019 Visiting MSc student at Institute of Social Sciences, University of Lisbon (Portugal)
2017-2019  MSc in Sustainable Urban Planning & Design - KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm (Sweden)
2013-2014 MSc in Human Geography - University of Amsterdam (the Netherlands)
2009-2012 BA in International Relations - Institute of Social and Political Sciences, Technical University of Lisbon (Portugal)
  • Local governance processes towards urban sustainability
  • Land-use policy and spatial planning
  • Governance of densification processes
  • Environmental justice in cites