Dr Gerti Szili

Scholarly Fellow

College of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences

place Social Science South (210)
GPO Box 2100, Adelaide 5001, South Australia

Gerti Szili is an Urban Geographer with a background in urban and regional planning, environmentaI studies and anthropology. Her core research interests lie in investigating urban regeneration practice and governance and critiquing the various ways environmental discourses are mobilised within contemporary urban landscapes.

Other research interests include urban entrepreneurialism, environmental philosophy and politics, corporate environmentalism and greenwash, place making and city marketing, sustainable development - theory & practice, qualitative research methodologies, constructivist pedagogy, media analysis and ecolinguistics.

Qualifications

BA (Environmental Studies & Anthropology) University of Adelaide

BA (Environmental Studies - Hons 1st Class) University of Adelaide

PhD (Urban & Regional Planning) University of South Australia
        Thesis: Entrepreneurial governance and the green imperative: a critique of the environmental rescripting of Port Adelaide and Mawson Lakes, South Australia.

Teaching interests
Human & Urban Geography; Environmental Studies; Urban & Regional Planning; Sustainable Development - Theory, Policy & Practice.
Topic coordinator
GEOG2722 Society & Space
GEOG1002 Geographies of Oppression
DVST8010 Development Problems, Policies and Programs
GEOG9030 Research Design and Management
GEOG2142 Environment, Economy and Culture
GEOG2030 Sustainable Development: Concepts and Principles
GEOG9101 Sustainability and the Environment
GEOG2712 Asian Regional Development
GEOG8712 Asian Regional Development
Topic lecturer
GEOG2722 Society & Space
SOAD4003 Social Work/Social Planning and the Environment
GEOG2030 Sustainable Development: Concepts and Principles
GEOG1002 Geographies of Oppression
GEOG2142 Environment, Economy and Culture
GEOG9101 Sustainability and the Environment
GEOG9030 Research Design and Management
GEOG2712 Asian Regional Development
GEOG8712 Asian Regional Development
Expert for media contact
Culture
Development
Education - Teaching
Environment
Geography
Social issues
South Australia
Sustainability
Tourism
Urban planning
Urban Regeneration and Urban Governance
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Media expertise
  • Culture
  • Development
  • Education - Teaching
  • Environment
  • Geography
  • Social issues
  • South Australia
  • Sustainability
  • Tourism
  • Urban planning
Interests
  • Urban Regeneration and Urban Governance
Further information

Visiting Research Fellow

Centre for Housing, Urban and Regional Planning (CHURP),
School of Social Sciences
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

University of Adelaide

Research Associate
Lecturer

School of Natural and Built Environments,
City East and Mawson Lakes Campus
University of South Australia