Dr. Juliane Welz

Kontakt

Dr. Juliane Welz
Researcher

Department of Urban and Environmental Sociology
Helmholtz Centre
for Environmental Research - UFZ
Permoserstraße 15
04318 Leipzig, Germany

phone: ++49 - 341 - 235 1745
fax: ++49 - 341 - 235 451745
Juliane Welz

Dr. Juliane Welz

Areas of Expertise & Research

Megacities, Urban Development, Socio-spatial Differentiation, Urban Vulnerability, Latin-America


Curriculum Vitae

since 2017

2011-2016

Guest Scientist

Researcher at Department of Urban and Environmental Sociology

2007 - 2011

PhD student at the Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ, Research Initiative Risk Habitat Megacity

2005 - 2007

M.A. Urban Development at Instituto de Estudios Urbanos y Territoriales (IEUT), Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago de Chile

2002 - 2003

Student exchange for two semester under bilateral university agreement at Department of Geography, Universidad de Chile, Santiago de Chile

1997 - 2004

Studies of Human Geography, Geology and Civil Engineering (Dipl.-Geogr., ~M.A. Human Geography), University of Leipzig, Department of Geography


Completed Projects

Helmholtz International Research Group CLAVE
Climate change adaptation options in Santiago de Chile and other Latin American megacities - Urban vulnerability on local level

IP Urban Transformations
(collaborating to WP2 and WP4)

Meine Entscheidung für Leipzig als Wohnort - Befragung zu den Gründen des Umzugs innerhalb und Zuzugs nach Leipzig (City of Leipzig)

Evaluating Environmental and Life Quality to analyse Urban Vulnerability in Santiago de Chile

BMU CAS Project
ClimateAdaptationSantiago
(Topic Speaker of WP "Vulnerability")

Helmholtz Research Initiative
Risk Habitat Megacity

PhD Thesis Segregation and Integration in Santiago de Chile between Tradition and Change


Recently published

Krellenberg, K., Welz, J. & Link, F. (Eds.) (2017): Cambio climático, vulnerabilidad urbana y adaptación a nivel municipal. Santiago de Chile y otras ciudades de América Latina. RiL editores, p. 348. Link

Krellenberg, K., Welz, J., Link, F. & Barth, K. (2016). Urban vulnerability and the contribution of socio-environmental fragmentation – theoretical and methodological pathways. Progress in Human Geography, DOI: 10.1177/0309132516645959 Link

Krellenberg, K. & Welz, J. (2016). Assessing Urban Vulnerability in the Context of Flood and Heat Hazard: Pathways and Challenges for Indicator-Based Analysis. Social Indicators Research, pp. 1-23. DOI: 10.1007/s11205-016-1324-3 Download Article

Welz, J. & Krellenberg, K. (2016). Vulnerabilidad frente al cambio climático en la Región Metropolitana de Santiago de Chile: posiciones teóricas versus evidencias empíricas. Revista EURE 42 (125), 251-272. Download Article