Profile of Ms Elena Smirnova Bauhaus University Weimar

Elena Smirnova

General research interests

urban policy and governance, urban development strategies, local selfgovernment, post-Soviet urban transformation, sustainable housing, UNESCO World Heritage, heritage preservation, socio-spatial differentiation, social conflict, metropolitan area, agglomeration, St. Petersburg, Russia

PhD/Postdoctoral Research Title

Kennst du das Land, wo blüht Oranienbaum?’’ A Case Study on Strategic and Territorial Planning in St. Petersburg