Profile of Ms Elina Kränzle Interdisciplinary Centre for Urban Culture and Public Space

Elina Kränzle

General research interests

Embedded in interdisciplinary urban studies Elina Kränzle investigates processes of urban development in a context of social and political change. In her research she focuses on citizens’ appropriations of public spaces and political processes in urban governance in face of new urban crises. To explore these topics she combines various disciplines’ approaches, from social and political science methods to visual and mapping tools from spatial planning and geography. After work and study periods in different cities abroad she supports the Interdisciplinary Centre for “Urban Culture and Public Space” as University assistant since 2015.