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Torsten Wissmann

  • Dr. phil. habil.
  • Professor in Urban and Regional Economics
  • University of Applied Sciences Erfurt
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Research interests

MigrationTeachingPodcastingSoundscapesHuman GeographyUrban GeographySoundMedia

About

Full professor in urban and regional economics with a research focus on socio-cultural urban spaces and twelve years teaching experience in Germany and the USA. Extended the research on solutions to environmental issues with his work on the geographies of urban sound. Leading media geographic research as founding editor of an international book series, speaker of a specialty group, and presenter, chair, and organizer at international conferences. Holds a PhD in geography and gained the permission for lecturing (Habilitation), Germany's highest academic degree, comparable to a D.Sc.

Co-authors (1)

Publications (5)

  • Lisbon Story: Fado and the Imaginative Soundscape of the City in German Cinema

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  • Sound in media: audio drama and audio-guided tours as stimuli for the creation of place

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    • Zimmermann S
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  • Geographies of urban sound

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    8Citations
  • Tuning the field trip: audio-guided tours as a replacement for 1-day excursions in human geography

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  • From hear to there: Sound and the cognitive construction of world in popular audioplays

    • Wissmann T
    • Zimmermann S
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Professional experience

Professor in Urban and Regional Economics

Fachhochschule Erfurt

October 2016 - Present