Verena Andreas

Position: Scientific Staff Member
Research Area: Economic and Social Geography
Location: GW2 B1060

Office Hours: Please make an appointment


Since 2015: (Complementary) Scientific Staff Member at the Institute for Labour and Economy, University of Bremen, Department Regional Development and Fiscal Policy. Academic Research.

Since 2013: Scientific Staff Member at the Institute of Geography, University of Bremen, Working Group Prof. Ivo Mossig. Academic Research, Teaching Assistant and PhD-Candidate.

2012 - 2013: Project Manager at STADTIDEE Dortmund - Consultancy office for urban development and planning

2009 - 2012: Academic and Student Assistant at the Department of Urban Design an Land-Use Planning, Faculty of Spatial Planning, TU Dortmund

2006 - 2012: Studies of Spatial Planning at the Faculty of Spatial Planning, Technical University of Dortmund, Degree: Diplom-Ingenieur / graduate engineer


Research Interests

Urban Development, Planning and Regeneration | Processes of urban Transformation | Planning Cultures | Partnerships and Stakeholder | the entrepreneurial City | International Perspectives on Regeneration i.e. the UK |

Research Projects

"Urban Regeneration and Planning Culture in the entrepreneurial City" (working title). PhD-Project at the University of Bremen.  2013 - ongoing.

“Urban development funds – a new supporting instrument for sustainable urban development?” Interdisciplinary Working Group within the Academy for Spatial Research and Planning (ARL). 2014 - ongoing.

“Bremen-Nord - Seizing the opportunities for repositioning! Interim Review - Perspectives - Overall strategy” Research with the Institute for Labour and Economy University of Bremen on behalf of the Chamber of Labour Bremen. 2015 - ongoing.

“Urban Renaissance in Manchester – Strategies of urban development in the post-industrial city”. Diploma Thesis at TU Dortmund, Faculty of Spatial Planning. 2012.


Mossig, Ivo; Andreas, Verena 2015: Implementing strategic visions for urban development: The case of Bremen West.” Analysing the “Leitbild”-Process in Bremen and the role of strategic visions in urban development processes. In: Standort 39/ 1, p. 11-16

Mossig, Ivo; Andreas Verena; Kirschner, Kevin;  Schrader, Jörn-Henning; Wienstroer, Jonas 2015:  Student Living in Bremen. The housing situation of students at the University of Bremen in 2014/15 compared to 2009/10. In: Beiträge zur Wirtschaftsgeographie und Regionalentwicklung


Urban Renewal – Strategic approaches in Germany and abroad. (Seminar for Bachelor and Master)

Bachelor Project. Student Research Project on self-developed topics of human geography. (Bachelor Seminar)

Excursion: Post-industrial Regions in Transformation – The Ruhr Area. (Master-Excursion)

Scientific Writing about City and Region - Principles and application. (Master-Seminar)

Location Policy and Urban Development Policy: Projects and Policies in Bremen. (Bachelor-Seminar)



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