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.
Lisbon Story: Fado and the Imaginative Soundscape of the City in German Cinema
Territórios do Cinema. Representações e Paisagens da Pós-Modernidade (2016) 123-162
Sound in media: audio drama and audio-guided tours as stimuli for the creation of place