Partners

Five universities and over 30 academic, institutional, local, and regional partners in Europe and Latin America form the transatlantic URC network already, tightened and inspired by high-quality in situ expertise and worldwide expanding interrelationships.

Academic Partners

FACULTY OF PHILOLOGY AND HISTORY
URC Directors: Prof. Dr. Victor A. Ferretti {Lead}, Prof. Dr. Joachim Steffen & Prof. Dr. Rotraud von Kulessa (all Romance Studies)
FACULTY OF ECONOMICS
URC Directors: Prof. Dr. Paula Abreu {Lead}, Prof. Dr. Paulo Peixoto & Prof. Dr. Claudino Ferreira (all Sociology)
FACULTY OF GEOGRAPHY AND HISTORY
URC Directors: Prof. Dr. Rubén Lois {Lead}, Prof. Dr. María José Piñeira & Prof. Dr. Miguel Pazos Oton (all Urban & Cultural Geography)
FACULTY OF PHILOSOPHY, HISTORY, LETTERS, AND ORIENTAL STUDIES
URC Directors: Prof. Dr. Marcela Crespo {Lead}, Prof. Dr. Marina Guidotti & Prof. Dr. María Rosa Lojo (all Ibero-American Studies)
FACULTY OF ARCHITECTURE AND URBANISM & FACULTY OF PHILOSOPHY, LETTERS, AND HUMAN SCIENCES
URC Directors: Prof. Dr. Giselle Beiguelman (Digital Culture) {Lead}, Prof. Dr. Manoel Mourivaldo (Sociolinguistics) & Prof. Dr. Renato Cymbalista (Urbanism)

Institutional Partners

University of Augsburg (UNIA)
+ ISLA Institute of Iberian and Latin American Studies {Coord.}
+ IEK Institute of European Cultural History
+ WZU Environmental Science Center

University of Coimbra (UC)
+ CES Centre for Social Studies

University of El Salvador (USAL), Buenos Aires
+ IIFLEO Research Institute of Philosophy, History, Letters, and Oriental Studies

University of Santiago de Compostela (USC)
+ ANTE Territorial Analysis Research Group

University of São Paulo (USP)
+ ALiESP Linguistic Atlas of the State of São Paulo
+ C4AI Center for Artificial Intelligence
+ OUTROS Laboratory for Other Urbanisms

Local & Regional Partners

@Augsburg
+ Augsburg City Youth Council
+ Department of Culture, World Heritage, and Sport of the City of Augsburg
+ Fugger & Welser Museum
+ Grandhotel Cosmopolis
+ Regio Augsburg Tourism
+ tim State Textile and Industry Museum

@Buenos Aires
+ ACISU Civil Association
+ Department of Culture and Sports, Municipality of Quilmes
+ Engineers Without Borders Argentina
+ Fundación Comunidad Contemporánea
+ Fundación Lebensohn
+ Ministry of Culture of the Autonomous City of Buenos Aires

@Coimbra
+ Casa da Esquina Cultural Association
+ CREATOUR Observatory
+ JACC Cultural Association
+ O Teatrão Theatre Company
+ SMUC Science Museum of the University of Coimbra

@Santiago de Compostela
+ Ames Council
+ Museo do Pobo Galego
+ Santiago Consortium (City Council)
+ Santiago de Compostela Tourism

@São Paulo
+ Fundo FICA – Non-Profit Housing
+ Literary Museums and Literature Houses Network / Secretary of Culture and Creative Economy of the São Paulo State Government (POIESIS Cultural Management)

Advisory Board

If you, as an institution, project, or individual, are interested in sharing your professional perspectives and expertise regarding transversal urban cultural topics, needs, and challenges, we invite you to contribute them to our ongoing survey. Please contact us, to receive a participation link.