Her research work centers around resilience, sustainability and large scale urban planning projects that are triggered by global forces. Most of her work focuses how mega events like the Olympic Games, FIFA World Cups, and World Expositions transform urban space.
Urban and Transportation Planning for Mega Events
Urban Planning and Policy during Rapid Urban Change Processes, Extreme Events, Disaster Prevention and Recovery, Emergency Preparedness.
Dr. Eva Kassens-Noor
School of Planning Design and Construction
Global Urban Studies Program
Michigan State University
201E Human Ecology
552 W. Circle Drive
East Lansing, MI 48823
Eva Kassens-Noor is an Assistant Professor of Urban and Transport Planning in the School of Planning, Design, and Construction (SPDC) at Michigan State University. She holds a joint appointment with the Global Urban Studies Program (GUSP) and is an Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Department of Geography.