PhD

PhD Projects

During the years PhD Students have written urban historical projects under the centre’s supervision. With the projects the PhD Students have contributed to the centre’s research.

Ongoing projects

  • Kristian Buhl Thomsen:
    Strategier og ideologier i den danske sanerings og byfornyelsespolitik 1939-1990.
    (Strategies and Ideologies of the Danish Slum Clearance Policy and Urban Renewal Policy 1939-1990).
    Scholarship running from 2011 to 2014.
    Find more information in Danish here.

Ended projects

  • Kellsal, Philip: Crisis and Change: The Development of Dutch-Danish Maritime Trade 1639–1755, 2007 (partial connection to the centre).
  • Mortensen, Mette Tapdrup: Et hjem i byen? Pensionatet som urbant mikrokosmos ca. 1880-1960'erne, 2010. (A Home in the City? The Boarding House as an Urban Microcosm, 1880 to the 1960s). The project is published here.
  • Stokholm, Jeppe Norskov: Den moderne byplanlægnings fødsel i Danmark 1860 til 1920, 2010 (The birth of the modern town planning in Denmark, 1860 to 1920). See more information in Danish here.