- Assistant Professor
Elnaz Sarkheyli is an assistant professor in Urban Design and Planning at Malmö University. She completed her Ph.D. in Urban Studies from Tarbiat Modares University of Tehran, in 2016, with a dissertation entitled Socio-Spatial Conflicts of Mashhad’s Megaprojects. Elnaz’s research background includes Building Bylaws and Contraventions, Urban Regeneration, Sustainable Transport, and Sustainable Development. Elnaz is interested in the socio-spatial consequences of urban development projects; and how different interests and the contradictory goals of sustainable development are perceived and considered in the planning processes.