Herr Prof. Taoufik Agoumy
|Einladende Institution:||Prof. Herbert Popp|
|Aufenthalt:||03. Mai 2010 - 24. Juli 2010|
|Heimatuni:||Université Mohammed V - Agdal (Marokko)|
|Informationen zur Person:||Prof. Agoumy has been Professor of Urban Geography at Mohammed V-Agdal University in Rabat since 1998. 1994-1996 Chef de Département, since 1999 Vice-President of the “National Association of Moroccan Geographers”. He passed his PhD at the Near Eastern Studies Department at Princeton University (N.J., USA) with a monography about “Housing the Urban Poor of Taza, Morocco, and the Impact of the Relocation Process”. He received several grants (Fulbright Fellowships, visiting professorships at Tours/ France, Wisconsin, TU München and Bayreuth (2003).
His research activities focus on aspects of urban geography of Morrocan towns, especially transport organization in the old town (medina) of Fès; development trends of the post-colonial cities in Northern Africa; impact of migration on urban development in Morocco; architecture as a visual component for the quality of life and heritage classification in Moroccan.
Guest lectures and research at Bayreuth: