Tackling gaps and mismatches in the field of higher education for architecture and urban planning while exploring and addressing discontinuities along the national borders in-between Romania, Hungary and Serbia

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Petar Stoyanov is a professor at the Department European Union – European Integration, Faculty of Classical and Modern Philology in Sofia. He holds Bachelor and Master degrees in Regional Geography 1982-2018 at Faculty of Geology and Geography, University of Sofia. Since 2008 he holds a Bachelor degree in Regional geography and Regional Development and Policy in the EU and Master degree in Border areas and Cross-Border Cooperation at the Dept. European Union – European Integration, Faculty of Classical and Modern Philology, Sofia University. He has specializations in the Institute for Regional Geography, Leipzig (1999, 2006, 2010), University of Saarbruecken, Saarbruecken (1999) and Institute of Geography in Vienna University (1995). He speaks four foreign languages: English; German; Hungarian and Russian. His recent publications include topics from Regional, Social and Cultural Geography of Germany, Latin America, France, USA, Hungary. He wrote several books and articles related to the project’s topic such as: “Regional Geography. Theory and Methodology” (2017), City in world regions: a plea for a regional urban geography (2012), “The German Organization of Space” (2009), He is Co-Founder and Co-Editor of website Social and Cultural Geography.www.soccultgeo.eu. He was leader of a research group Gated Communities and Urban Studies in Bulgaria.  


My education

University of Sofia

PhD - Doctor of Geography - 2003

University of Sofia

Master in Geography – 1978

My expirience

University of Sofia, Faculty of Geology and Geogrphy

Since 1982, 2018 retired

University of Sofia, Faculty of Classical and Modern Philologies

Since 2018