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Yue Mao
Leibniz-Institut für Länderkunde
Schongauerstr. 9
04328 Leipzig


Yue Mao


Research Area: Multiple Geographies of Regional and Local Development
Department: Regional Geography of Europe

Short CV


At IfL since September 2021

2019–2021: Initiator of the project What Do Landscapes Say?, exploring landscape narratives and urbanisation in Russia, with 10 multidisciplinary creative workers in Russia and Europe.

2016–2018: Master studies in Urbanism, Faculty of Architecture and the Built Environment, Delft University of Technology, the Netherlands

2011–2016: Bachelor studies in Architecture at Dalian University of Technology, China. Exchange at Stuttgart University

Research interests


Urbanisation in non-urban contexts, human-landscape relationship, culture and creative industries, spatial policy dissemination

Awards and Grants


2019–2021: Project grant from Creative Industries Fund NL, under the Dutch International Cultural Policy 2017–2020

2021: Fellowship of Future Architecture Platform, co-funded by Creative Europe of the European Union


There are no publications available.