The program is targeted to graduates and professionals with a specific interest to explore challenges in urban development, particularly in the context of urban housing production and consumption. In particular, we are looking for: – young professionals from the fields of Architecture, Urban Design, Urban Planning and Civil Engineering; - critical thinking researchers and professionals with background in social sciences (Economics, Political Sciences, Sociology, Human Geography, Anthropology or other).
The program seeks applicants who have an open mind towards interdisciplinary collaborations and teamwork in an intercultural environment. The following characteristics are viewed as an asset for the selection process:
– ability to adopt a complex perspective on urban development as an integrative process with multiple stakeholders;
– interest in the field of housing design or policy making in the field;
– proved proficiency in essential skills in one's field of studies.