Started as a PhD student at the Department of Landscape Architecture and Spatial Planning (Norwegian University of Life Sciences) in september 2009. Formerly worked as a research assistant at Norwegian Institute for Urban and Regional Research. M.A. in Geography from the University of Bergen, 2005.
General interest in research concerning spatial planning according to the planning legislation. Special interest in questions concerning planning and management of recreational landscapes (forest areas, green corridors, coastal areas), and GIS as a research tool.
Accessibility and use of urban recreational landscapes.
Main research questions:
To what extent does accessibility for the users strengthen the implementing of local and national goals in urban recreational landscapes?
Does accessibility and use of recreational landscapes enhance the probability for maintaining the areas for recreational purposes?
Access to landscapes In my PhD thesis I will study accessibility as a prerequisite for use and protection of urban recreational ...
I am employed at the Department of Landscape Architecture and Spatial Planning at the Norwegian University of Life Sciences, where I started...
Access to landscapes Accessibility and management of urban recreational landscapes In my PhD thesis I will study accessibility...