Dahae Lee

(+49)231 755-3260

(+49)231 755-4787

Open Office Hours
By appointment


Campus Address
Campus Süd
Geschossbau I
Raum 421


Research Interests

  • Co-production of public space
  • Privately Owned Public Space (POPS)
  • Urban transformation and its spatial impact
  • A governance approach to building urban climate resilience


Academic Experience

Since 06/2019

PhD Researcher & Lecturer at the Department of European Planning Cultures, Faculty of Spatial Planning of the Technical University of Dortmund



Since 10/2015

Technical University of Dortmund, Ph.D. in Spatial Planning


University College London, MSc Planning, Design and Development


Humboldt University of Berlin, BA Geography


Research Project


BMBF research project “ZUKUR – Zukunft-Stadt-Region-Ruhr”


Teaching Responsibilities

Summer Semester 2020

Master Seminar “From unintentional to intentional – transformation towards urban sustainability”

Winter Semester 2019/20

Master Seminar “Co-production of public space – From public and private space to hybrid spaces”


Conferences & Presentations

Lee, Dahae (2019, June). Cities in search for competitiveness and justice – the case of Mediaspree, Berlin. EURA-UAA Conference: City Futures IV. Dublin, Ireland.

Lee, Dahae (2019, July). Public space after transformation – regulatory instruments used for Privately Owned Public Space. AESOP Conference: Planning for Transition. Venice, Italy.