Dr. Eva Dick

Function: Senior Researcher

Specialization: Sociologist and Spatial Planner

Work areas:

  • Regional migration governance
  • urban/regional governance
  • urban informality
  • urban-rural linkages

Responsibilities in education and training:

  • TU Dortmund, Faculty of Spatial Planning: Course on the impacts of present migration dynamics on urban development and forms of planning


since 1/2018German Development Institute / Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE)
Researcher, Research Programme "Transformation of political (dis-)order: Institutions, values & peace"
10/2015-12/2017German Development Institute / Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE)
Researcher, department "Governance, Statehood, Security"
10/2005-09/2015TU Dortmund, Dept. Spatial Planning in Developing Countries/International Planning Studies
10/2002-07/2005University of Minnesota, USA, Center for Urban and Regional Affairs
Visiting scholar
2003-2007TU Dortmund, Faculty of Spatial Planning
PhD in Spatial Planning
Since 1999 Independent consultant in development co-operation
Focal areas urban and community development, youth promotion, M&E
1998-1999German Development Institute / Deutsches Institut für Entwicklunsgpolitik (DIE)
Participant oft he 34th Post Graduate Programme
1990-1997University of Hamburg
MA-Studies in Sociology, Spanish and Latin American Studies

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