30. May 2024, 12:30 – 18:45 | ETH Zurich, ONA, DiD.

With great pleasure you are invited to the LUS Doctoral Crits AS 2024 and the book launch of “Researching Otherwise: Pluriversal Methodologies for Landscape and Urban Studies,” published by gta Verlag and edited by Nitin Bathla.

The Doctoral Crits will take place between 12:30 and 18:00, and the book launch between 18:00 and 18:45. The event will be followed by an apero riche with some amazing Syrian snacks.

This event offers an excellent opportunity to learn about the exceptional doctoral research conducted at the LUS Institute and to engage with the vibrant research community within the institute. In addition to DARCH professors, we will be honored to have Prof. Catalina Ortiz and Prof. Philippe Koch as guest critics.


12:30 – 12:45 Introduction (Freek Persyn, Teresa Gali-Izard, and Nitin Bathla)

12:45 – 13:30 Luke Harris

13:30 – 14:15 Carina Sacher

14:15 – 15:00 Robin Hueppe

15:00 – 15:15 Break

15:15 – 16:00 Jacopo Zani

16:00 – 16:45 Juan Villalon

16:45 – 17:00 Break

17:00 – 17:45 Santiago del Hierro

18:00 – 18:45 Book launch

18:45 onwards LUS Apero


Prof. Dr. Tom Avermaete, Prof. Maria Conen, Prof. Teresa Gali-Izard, Michiel van Iersel, Prof. Hubert Klumpner, Prof. Dr. Elli Mosayebi, Prof. Freek Persyn, Dr. Tino Schlinzig, Prof. Milica Topalovic, Prof. Martina Voser, Dr. Nitin Bathla


Book of Abstracts (PDF)


Institute of Landscape and Urban Studies (LUS)
Contact: Dr. Nitin Bathla

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