Natalia Zdanowska

Natalia Zdanowska

  • 11, Porte des Sciences, Maison des Sciences Humaines

    L-4366 Esch-sur-Alzette/Belval



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Research summary

Natalia is a geographer and an economist. After studying economics (bachelor to master's), she graduated from another Master's degree and a PhD in Geography at University Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne. She compleated her thesis at UMR Géographie-cités in 2018. Before joining LISER, Natalia was a research associate at the Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis at University College London (United Kingdom) between 2018 and 2021.

Natalia's interest relate to cities, system of cities, economic and social geography. Her research topics focus on interactions between and within cities in a multi-scalar approach. At LISER, Natalia is working on social inequalities in the city of Luxembourg within a spatial dimension (Social Observatory of the City of Luxembourg project). 

Natalia authored 9 articles in leading international scientific journals (including Environment and Planning B), participated in international research at conferences and in multidisciplinary projects (EPSRC- funded Urban Dynamic Lab at University College London in collaboration with UK local authorities) and obtained several scholarships from the French Government (Phd and mobility grants for fieldwork).

Education/Academic qualification

Social and economic geography, PhD, Université Panthéon-Sorbonne

Award Date: 31 Oct 2018

Social and economic geography, Master, Université Panthéon-Sorbonne

Award Date: 1 Jul 2014

Economics and business, Master, Université Panthéon-Sorbonne

Award Date: 1 Jul 2013

Economics and business, Master, University of Valencia

1 Sep 201030 Jun 2012

Economics and business, Bachelor, Université de Nantes

1 Sep 200830 Jun 2010

External positions

Teaching assistant, Université Paris-Est Créteil

1 Sep 2021 → …

Research Associate , University College London

1 Aug 201831 Jan 2021

Teaching assistant (moniteur, ATER), Université Panthéon-Sorbonne

1 Sep 201531 Jul 2018


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