Thesis topic proposal
Zoltán Kovács
Challenges of sustainable urban development


Institute: University of Szeged
earth sciences
Doctoral School of Geosciences

Thesis supervisor: Zoltán Kovács
Location of studies (in Hungarian): University of Szeged
Abbreviation of location of studies: SZTE

Description of the research topic:

The sustainable development of cities is threatened by various socio-economic and environmental challenges. This project includes the investigation of the widening division of cities according to class and race, the phenomenon of residential segregation, processes of daily commuting and other forms of mobility as well as the perception of the built and natural environment by residents, the social effects of global climate change in urban areas and the increasing vulnerability of human habitat.

Required language skills: English
Number of students who can be accepted: 1

Deadline for application: 2018-12-15

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