World Heritage International Summer School
The Chair of Cultural Management of BTU Cottbus-Senftenberg is delighted to announce the call for expressions of interest to participate in the World Heritage International Summer School 2017 (WHISS 2017). The Summer School is a multi-university partnership with an interdisciplinary and interfaculty approach created as a platform for professional capacity-building and knowledge transfer for post-graduate academics and mid-career professionals.
The World Heritage International Summer School 2017 (WHISS 2017) is dedicated to Heritage Impact Assessments (HIA) and identifying negative and positive impacts of development plans and projects on heritage sites.
The Summer School will take place from July 16th to July 26th 2017 at BTU Cottbus-Senftenberg with a two-days practical group exercise in Berlin at the Tempelhof Field. During this exercise participants will be actively engaged in assessing impacts of potential development plans that could be proposed for this specific site in the future.
International applicants are invited to send their CV, a 400-words abstract on their HIA focus and/or interest and a cover letter describing their motivation (max. 2 pages) in participating in the Summer School by 4th June 2017. Please send your application via email as one pdf file to Ms. Britta Rudolff (britta.rudolff(at)b-tu.de) and Ms Nicole Franceschini (nicole.franceschini(at)b-tu.de).
Please contact Ms Franceschini for any further information required.
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