Land policy deals with the relation between spatial planning and property rights. It can be understood as public interventions in the allocation and distribution of land.
The chairgroup land policy and land management researches and teaches on land policy and its relations with spatial planning. A special focus are strategies of municipal land policy in pursuing public policy ambitions such as the provision of housing, reducing land take, or urban densification. Next to this topic, the impact of climate change to property rights is an important topic for teaching and research.
„Ohne internationales Netzwerk wäre ich heute wahrscheinlich nicht Professor“
Spotlight Forschung: Prof. Thomas Hartmann zum Aufbau internationaler Kooperationen
Land Policy Reading Club
Ben Davy and Thomas Hartmann invite you to participate in the Land Policy Reading Club.
Workshop "Governance & Densification"
SUBDENSE meets up with ongoing research projects on densification
LAND4CLIMATE researches for a climate resilient Europe
The new TU research project LAND4CLIMATE is investigating how nature-based solutions can systematically make Europe more climate resilient.
Search & People Search
Location & approach
The facilities of TU Dortmund University are spread over two campuses, the larger Campus North and the smaller Campus South. Additionally, some areas of the university are located in the adjacent "Technologiepark".Zum Lageplan