Eva Purkarthofer

Eva Purkarthofer

Academy Postdoctoral Researcher
T213 Built Environment
Academy Postdoctoral Researcher
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Areas of expertise

European spatial planning, Governance, Regional development, Regional planning, Spatial Planning and Transportation Engineering

Honors and awards

AESOP Excellence in Teaching Award

Commendation in the competition for the AESOP Excellence in Teaching Award
Award or honor granted for a specific work Department of Built Environment Jul 2020

Student prize: Award for Best Doctoral Dissertation 2018

Award or honor granted for a specific work Department of Built Environment Mar 2019

Research groups

  • Planning and Transportation, Postdoctoral Researcher


Engaging the United Nations’ Agenda 2030 in strategic governance of “Europe’s most sustainable city”

Anni Halko, Raine Mäntysalo, Eva Purkarthofer 2024 International Journal of Urban Sustainable Development

A tale of four studios: Evolving planning and architecture education towards mixed modality in a post-pandemic world

Hossam Hewidy, Eva Purkarthofer, Susa Eräranta 2023 Education and Information Technologies

Governing ‘places that don’t matter’ : agonistic spatial planning practices in Finnish peripheral regions

Hanna Mattila, Eva Purkarthofer, Alois Humer 2023 TERRITORY, POLITICS, GOVERNANCE

Agency and Structure in Urban and Regional Planning : An Illustrative Overview and Future Research Agenda

Eva Purkarthofer, Dominic Stead 2023 JOURNAL OF PLANNING LITERATURE

Regional Planning

Eva Purkarthofer 2022 The Palgrave Handbook of Global Sustainability

Soft planning in macro-regions and megaregions : creating toothless spatial imaginaries or new forces for change?

Eva Purkarthofer, Franziska Sielker, Dominic Stead 2022 INTERNATIONAL PLANNING STUDIES

European Journal of Spatial Development - Reloaded

L. Servillo, T. Tasan-Kok, G. Cotella, S. Özogul, E. Purkarthofer, M. Santangelo 2022 European Journal of Spatial Development

Regional planning : an arena of interests, institutions and relations

Eva Purkarthofer, Alois Humer, Raine Mantysalo 2021 Regional Studies