Researchers

Researchers

Carina Listerborn

  • Professor
  • carina.listerborn@mau.se

Carina Listerborn, Professor in Urban Planning at the Department of Urban Studies, at Malmö University, has a Ph.D. (2002) from Chalmers University on urban safety discourses from a feminist perspective. Her research fields are urban social geography, critical urban theory and feminist urban studies. She is part of the strong research environment CRUSH – Critical […]

Frans af Malmborg

  • PhD Student
  • Frans.af.malmborg@uia.no

Frans af Malmborg is a PhD student in Public Administration at the Department of Political Science and Management at the University of Agder, Norway. His research concerns Artificial Intelligence Policy within the European Union. Frans holds a Master in Public Administration from the University of Gothenburg and a one-year Master in Social Work from Malmö […]

Lorena Melgaço Silva Marques

  • Associate Senior Lecturer
  • lorena.melgaco@keg.lu.se

I am a Brazilian researcher working on the interface between socio-spatial practices, urban planning and technological development. My PhD, conducted at Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais (2016), Brazil, investigated the interrelationship between socio-spatial practices and the late introduction of the internet in marginalised communities in Brazil and in the UK. My fields of interest also […]

Stephen Marr

  • Senior Lecturer
  • stephen.marr@mau.se

Stephen Marr is a senior lecturer in Peace and Conflict Studies. I received my PhD in Political Science from the University of Florida in 2008, specializing in Comparative Politics, Political Theory and African Studies. My dissertation examined the relationship between formal, state-led urban planning techniques and the everyday uses of space in Gaborone, the capital […]

Anders Melin

  • Associate Professor in Ethics
  • anders.melin@mau.se

Anders Melin is an Associate Professor in Ethics in the Department of Global Political Studies of Malmö University and teaches mainly within the Human Rights programme. His main field of research is environmental ethics, and he has led projects on biodiversity and ethics and energy justice. Melin has an interest in questions of social and […]

Robert Nilsson Mohammadi

  • Senior Lecturer
  • robert.mohammadi@mau.se

My research departs from an interest in history as an activity. Drawing on oral history, urban humanities, and cultural memory studies, I explore how individuals can be engaged in historical investigations and history-writing. I investigate community archives, which are informal, democratic, and grassroots-initiated archives created to promote community and combat discrimination. Community archives challenge and […]

Magnus Nilsson

  • Professor
  • magnus.nilsson@mau.se

Magnus Nilsson is professor of comparative literature at the School of Art and Communication, Malmö University. His main research interest is working-class literature, including representations of class and space.

Désirée Nilsson

  • Senior Lecturer
  • desiree.nilsson@mau.se

I am mainly interested in the link between transport (particularly public transport) and regional development. Infrastructure and transport have a spatial impact on economic geography, how different markets interact over space and how this in turn influence how regions progress. One of my recent studies, I have looked at the impact of commuter rail on […]

Lina Olsson

  • Senior Lecturer
  • lina.olsson@mau.se

PhD in Architecture, MSc in Spatial Planning Senior Lecturer at the Department of Urban Studies. My research and teaching focuses on issues related to urban planning, urban spatial policies and spatial power relations, in particular property relations, at various geographical levels. My current research deals with the role of governmental strategies, municipal strategies in particular, in […]

David Örbring

  • Doctoral student/Lecturer
  • david.orbring@mau.se

David Örbring is a doctoral student in geography education at Lund University and a lecturer in geography education at the Department of Natural Science, Mathematics and Society, Malmö University. David’s doctoral project is a study of knowledge in school geography in relation to the construction of a syllabus and in relation to the teachers’ experiences. Check […]