Profile of Miss Gizem Caner Dr.

Gizem Caner

I am a planning and regeneration expert, owing to 5 years of experience in both private and public sectors in Istanbul. I have an MSc in Landscape Planning and a PhD in Urban and Regional Planning, with a focus on spatial analysis and planning in divided and multicultural cities. She has had the opportunity to attend to 4 different universities in 2 different countries throughout my urban studies, absorbing diverse perspectives and approaches in the field.

General research interests

Divided societies, comparative urbanism, socio-spatial analysis, urban politics, political conflicts in divided cities.

PhD/Postdoctoral Research Title

Multiculturalism, Division and Planning: Lessons for Urban Integration and the Case of Nicosia