Univ.-Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Christa ReicherCopyright: © Peter Winandy
Dipl.-Ing. Christa Reicher has been University Professor for Urban Design and head of the Institute for Urban Design at the RWTH Faculty of Architecture since October 2018. Her research focuses on qualification strategies, sustainable urban development, and the design of neighborhoods, cities, regions, and metropolises.
Born 1960 in Neuerburg.
|1979 to 1987||1979 to 1987 Architectural studies at RWTH and ETH Zürich|
|1987 to 1990||Work in national and international planning offices|
|1990 to 1996||Research Assistant at the Chair of Urban and Rural Design, RWTH|
|1993||Establishment of a planning office with Dipl.-Ing. Joachim Haase in Aachen - RHA Office Aachen reicher haase associierte GmbH. It was later awarded first prize in the international competition for the RWTH Campus Melaten and the subsequent urban land use and design planning.|
|1996 to 1998||Lecturer for Urban Renewal at RWTH and for Urban Design at the Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences and Trier University of Applied Sciences|
1998 to 2002
|Professor for Urban Planning and Design at Bochum University of Applied Sciences, Department of Architecture|
|2002 to 2018||Head of the Department of Urban Development and Urban Land Use Planning at TU Dortmund University, School of Spatial Planning|
Family: married, two sons
Free time: exploring cities, swimming, gardening
Städtebau ist nicht nur die Brücke zwischen den Disziplinen, sondern die Werkstatt zur Gestaltung einer sozialen und zukunftsfähigen Stadtgesellschaft.