Dr Olaf Scroth, Lecturer in Landscape Planning

Academic Qualifications

2007 – 2008: Certificate of Advanced Studies ETH - Geographic Information Systems
2003 – 2007: Doctor of Science, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology ETH Zurich
1997 – 1998 & 1999 – 2002: Diploma in Urban Design and Planning, Technical University of Hamburg-Harburg
1998 – 1999: MA Planning Studies, University of Newcastle upon Tyne
1994 – 1997: Undergraduate Studies in Geodesy (equivalent to BSc)

Professional and Scientific Work Experience

2012 to present: Lecturer in Landscape Planning, Department of Landscape, University of Sheffield
2010 – 2012 Postdoctoral Fellowship of the Pacific Institute for Climate Solutions (PICS), Center for Interactive Research on Sustainability (CIRS) and Collaborative for Advanced Landscape Planning (CALP), University of British-Columbia
2011 – 2012: Freelance work on land use mapping and on climate change education
2008 – 2010: Two fellowships of the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) for Prospective and for Advanced Researchers, CALP, University of British-Columbia
2007 – 2008: Freelance consulting on 3D city models
2003 – 2008: Researcher at the Institute for Spatial and Landscape Planning, ETH Zurich
2002: DAAD Traineeship, City of Helsinki
2000 – 2001: Freelance work in architectural visualization and communication, urbanista, Hamburg