Dr Lorena Melgaço PhD

Dr Lorena Melgaço

School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences
Research Fellow

Contact details

Address
School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences
University of Birmingham
Edgbaston
Birmingham
B15 2TT
UK

Dr Lorena Melgaço is a Brazilian architect and urban planner with an MPhil in Architecture and Urban Planning and an MSc in International Cooperation and Urban development. She is currently a research fellow at the SAPER Project: The appropriateness, usefulness and impact of the current urban planning curriculum in South African Higher Education, where she aims to understand planning Higher Education in South Africa and expand the discussion to the global South.

Qualifications

  • PhD in Architecture and Urban Planning
  • MSc in International cooperation and Urban Development
  • MPhil In Architecture and Urban Planning
  • BSc In Architecture and Urban Planning

Publications

Recent publications

Article

Andres, L, Bakare, H, Bryson, J, Khaemba, W, Melgaco Silva Marques, L & Mwaniki, G 2019, 'Planning, temporary urbanism and citizen-led alternative-substitute place-making in the Global South', Regional Studies. https://doi.org/10.1080/00343404.2019.1665645

Andres, L, Jones, P, Denoon-Stevens, S & Melgaco Silva Marques, L 2019, 'Negotiating polyvocal strategies: re-reading de Certeau through the lens of urban planning in South Africa', Urban Studies.

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