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Ambassadors

Massimo Bricocoli

Assistant Professor, Politecnico di Milano

Milan, Italy

After a MSc in Architecture (Politecnico di Milano) and a PhD in Urban and Regional Planning (IUAV Venice), Massimo Bricocoli has been for ten years tenure track Assistant Professor in Urban Policies at the Department of Architecture and Urban Studies of Politecnico di Milano and Faculty at the School of Architecture and Society (lecturing “Housing and Neighbourhoods” and “Urban Ethnography”). In 2009-2010 he was Alexander von Humboldt Research Fellow at Humboldt Universitaet zu Berlin and HafenCity University Hamburg, in 2014 he was awarded a Velux Visiting professorship at the Centre for Urbanism at the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts. In March 2015 he was appointed as Full Professor at the University of Luxembourg.

His research interests focus on: a) Urban regeneration processes, urban and housing policies in the context of the post industrial city, b) Social change patterns at the urban level and the restructuring of local welfare policies, c) Emerging forms of urbanity, dwelling and inequalities, On these themes he has been developing several international research projects, consulting local governments and publishing books and essays.