Peter Schmitt

Senior Research Fellow

Peter is no longer employed at Nordregio. For contact or more information please contact

Academic qualifications

PhD in Spatial Planning (Dr. rer. pol.), University of Dortmund (2007)
Master in Human Geography (Diplom-Geograph), University of Münster (1998)


  • German
  • English
  • Swedish

Prior positions

Researcher and Lecturer at the Faculty of Spatial Planning, Technical University of Dortmund (2005-2006)
Researcher and Lecturer at the Department of Economic and Social Geography, University of Duisburg-Essen (2002-2004)
Researcher/Freelancer at the Research Institute for Urban and Regional Development of the Federal State of North Rhine-Westphalia (ILS NRW), Dortmund (1999-2005)
Freelancer at Planco Consulting, Essen (1999-2000)

Publications and presentations by Peter Schmitt