Rauws, Ward

Rauws, Ward

Assistant Professor

Faculty of Spatial Sicences, University of Groningen, the Netherlands


Adaptive planning
Complexity science & self-organization
Spatial transformation
Peri-urban areas & urban regions
Strategic planning concepts
Spatial visioning & design dialogues
Neighbourhood regeneration
Age-friendly neighbourhoods
Civic initiatives & self-governance

Other positions

Programme director Master Environmental and Infrastructure Planning & Double Degree Master Development Planning and Infrastructure Manangement
Chair AESOP's TG on ‘Planning & Complexity’
Founding member G.D.P. Ekistics
Secretary network Dutch planning professors, Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment
Coordinating member Urban Gro Lab