Awards

  • 2017: Nomination as regular reviewer of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation (AvH)
  • 2017: Funding support from the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany, Phnom Penh, in the context of the publication “Phnom Penh: Capital City”
  • 2017: Nomination as honory member of the Heritage Observatory Association
  • 2016:  Certificate to honour: 25 successful activities within the Science Year 2015 „Future of the City“, organized by the German Ministry of Education & Research (BMBF)
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  • 2016: Funding support from the Goethe Institute Vietnam in the context of the photo book “TP. Hồ Chí Minh: MEGA City – 3rd edition 2017”
  • 2016: Funding support from the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation (AvH) in the context of a short-term research stay in Vietnam
  • 2016: Funding support from the Goethe Institute Vietnam in the context of the photo book “Đà Nẵng: COASTAL City”
  • 2015:  “Bùi Xuân Phái – For Love Hà Nội”-Award for the publication “Hà Nội: CAPITAL City” in the category “Best Works”

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    Certificate BXP-Award

  • 2015: Funding of my poster exhibition “Chinas Metropolen im Wandel: Die Zweite Transformation” from the German Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) in the context of Science Year 2015 which focuses on the City of the Future.
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  • 2015: Funding support from the Goethe Institute Vietnam in the context of the photo book “Đà Nẵng: COASTAL City”
  • 2015: Funding support from the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation (AvH) in the context of a short-term research stay in Vietnam
  • 2014: Funding support from the Goethe Institute Vietnam in the context of the photo book “Hà Nội: CAPITAL City”
  • 2014: Funding support from the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation (AvH) in the context of a short-term research stay in Vietnam
  • 2014: Funding support from the Goethe Institute Vietnam in the context of a conference about creative spaces and urban development
  • 2014: Selection as member of the International Board of Directors for the Asian Urban Research Association (AURA)
  • 2013: Funding support from the Goethe Institute Vietnam in the context of the photo book “TP. Hồ Chí Minh: MEGA City”
  • 2013: Funding support from the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) in the context of a short-term appointmentship at two Vietnamese universities
  • 2012: Selection as host of Mrs. Ngo Thi To Nhien, scholarship holder of Alexander von Humboldt Foundation (AvH) within the International Climate Protection Fellowship Programme 2012/2013
    topic of her research: Energy efficiency governance towards sustainable urban development in Vietnam
  • 2012: Funding support from the Goethe Institute Vietnam in the context of a conference about green housing in Vietnam
  • 2011: Funding support from the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) in the context of a study project about climate change and sustainable urban development in Vietnam
  • 2010: Selection as member of Scientific Advisory Council for the Region Southeast Asia and as regular peer of the German Journal on Contemporary Asia (ASIEN) by the Board of Directors of the German Association for Asian Studies (DGA).
  • 2010: Funding support from the Goethe Institute Vietnam in the context of a conference about climate change and sustainable urban development in Vietnam
  • 2007: Funding support from the Goethe Institute Vietnam in the context of the conference “Hanoi in Transition”.
  • 2007: Selection as member of the Advisory Board of the Irmgard Coninx Foundation.
  • 2006: Funding support from the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) in the context of a study project about sustainable housing policies in Vietnam
  • 2005, 2nd prize (1.500 Euro), national student’s competition on the topic: „The demographic Change – Consequences for Society and Citizens, Ideas and Concepts’, organized by the of the German Ministry of Interior Affairs (BMI). Submitted contribution ‘Mathematic Optimisation of Population Prognosis Models for Small-Spatial Units’. Guidance and instruction of the participating students within a tutorial.
  • 2004: Funding support from the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) in the context of a short-term appointmentship at two Vietnamese universities
  • 2003: Funding support from the Goethe Institute Vietnam in the context of a conference about  Hanoi and challenges of sustainable urban development.
  • 2002: Funding support from the Goethe Institute Vietnam in the context of a conference about the Ancient Quarter of Hanoi.
  • 2001: Funding support from the Goethe Institute Vietnam in the context of a conference about the Ancient Quarter of Hanoi.
  • 1999: Funding support from the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) in the context of a field trip to Vietnam
  • 1989, prize as top of my graduation class in Geography.