IMISCOE Web Directory - Martha Ecker
Martha Ecker is currently working on her PhD thesis with the title "Integration of refugees - opportunities and barriers for resilient development in Austrian regions" at the Centre for Regional Science, Department for Spatial Planning, TU Vienna University, where she also works as a university assistant. In addition to this she is involved in research and teaching on the topics of sustainable urban development, regional development and integration, and research methods.
Before that she completed her Master's in Socio-Ecological Economics and Policy at the Vienna University of Economics, writing her thesis with Dr. Wolfgang Lutz on micro-data based education-specific population prejections for the country of Tanzania.
She has also studied Economcis and Internation Development Sutdies, and has a deep interest in issues that demand interdisciplinary approaches.