Curriculum Vitae

Vera Vicenzotti

Curriculum Vitae

Current positions

since 11.2013 

Senior Lecturer in Landscape Architecture

Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU), Alnarp, Sweden

Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management


11.2013–10.2015 

Marie Curie Postdoctoral Fellow

Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU), Alnarp, Sweden

Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management

Fellowship for the research project SPRAWLESCAPES in the People Programme (Marie Curie Actions) of the European Union’s Seventh Framework Programme (FP7)


since 04.2014 

Associate editor of Landscape Research

Former positions

11.2011–10.2013 

Humboldt Postdoctoral Fellow

Newcastle University, UK

School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape


Feodor Lynen Research Fellowship for Postdoctoral Researchers

from the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation


04.2010–08.2011 

Lecturer [Wissenschaftliche Angestellte]

Technische Universität München, Germany

Chair/Department of Landscape Ecology


Education

10.2010 

Doctoral degree in Landscape Architecture and Landscape Planning

Technische Universität München, Germany

Zwischenstadt: Stadt, Kulturlandschaft oder Wildnis? Eine Analyse unterschiedlicher Lesarten [Zwischenstadt: City, Cultural Landscape or Wilderness? An Analysis of Different Readings]

Grade: summa cum laude (1.0) [scale: 1.0–6.0, failed with 4.3 or higher]


01.2008–05.2008 

Visiting Scholar

University of California, Berkeley, USA

Institute of Urban and Regional Development



01.2005 

Diplom [equivalent to MA and BA]

in Landscape Architecture and Landscape Planning

Technische Universität München, Germany


10.2001–07.2002 

Erasmus Exchange Student in the Urban Design programme

Politecnico di Milano, Milan, Italy


06.1998 

Abitur [high school graduation]

Schule Marienberg, Neuss, Germany

accelerated course of study: graduation in 8 years instead of 9

Languages

German 

Native Speaker


English 

fluent in spoken and written English (2 year research period in the UK, 5‐month research period in California, English as main working language)


Swedish 

highly proficient in spoken and written Swedish; excellent reading comprehension (frequent visits to Sweden since 2011; resident in Sweden since 11.2013, success-fully completed course on level B2 in 01.2014)


Italian 

good working knowledge in spoken and written Italian (9‐month study period in Italy, participation in advanced language courses, reading course literature, writing term paper in Italian in 2001-2002)

French 

very basic communication skills (1,5 years of French in high school)

Recent publications


Kirchhoff, Thomas & Vicenzotti, Vera. 2017. Von der Sehnsucht nach Wildnis. In: Thomas Kirchhoff, Nicole C. Karafyllis et al. (Hgs.): Naturphilosophie. Ein Lehr- und Studienbuch, Publisher: UTB / Mohr Siebeck: 313-322.


Vicenzotti, Vera. 2017. Thomas Sieverts: Zwischenstadt. In: Frank Eckardt (Ed.): Schlüsselwerke der Stadtforschung. VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften: 127-143.

[Publisher's information]


Vicenzotti, Vera; Jorgensen, Anna; Qviström, Mattias & Swaffield, Simon. 2016. Forty Years of Landscape Research. Landscape Research 41(4): 388–407. [Abstract and link to full text (open access]


Etteger, Rudi van; Thompson, Ian H. & Vicenzotti, Vera. 2016. Aesthetic creation theory and landscape architecture. Journal of Landscape Architecture 11(1): 80-91.[Abstract and link to full text (open access)]


Qviström, Mattias; Bengtsson, Jens & Vicenzotti, Vera. 2016. Part-time amenity migrants: Revealing the importance of second homes for senior residents in a transit-oriented development. Land Use Policy 56: 169–178. [Abstract and link to full text (open access)]



(c) Vera Vicenzotti

last update: 2017-03-29

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