Sigríður Kristjánsdóttir

Sigríður Kristjánsdóttir

Assistant Professor

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  • Position
    Urban Planner
  • Unit
    Agricultural University of Iceland - Faculty of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences
  • Location
    Keldnaholt - Aðalhús
  • Website
  • Phone
    8435366
  • Gsm
    8435366
  • Email
    sigridur [at] lbhi.is

Education

2000 - 2007 University of Birmingham, Birmingham UK 
PhD Environmental Sciences, specialising in Urban Morphology, 2007 
Thesis title: „Deciphering the contemporary urban landscape, of Reykjavík, Iceland, by applying the concepts and methods of Caniggia and Conzen“. 
Supervisor: Jeremy W.R. Whitehand 

University of Washington, Seattle, WA 
MUP, Master of Urban Planning, June 2000 
Thesis title: Mitigation of Volcanic Hazards 
Supervisors: Frank Westerlund and Donald Miller 

University of Washington Rome Center 
Architecture in Rome, Italy Programme 

1996-1997 University of Washington, Seattle 
Graduate studies in Geographic Information Systems (GIS) 

1990-1994 University of Iceland 
BSc, geography, June 1994 
Thesis title: Heiðmörk: náttúrufar, saga og útivistarmöguleikar 
Suprevisor: Yngvi Þór Loftsson 

University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 
Summer school in geography and geology 

Verkmenntaskólinn á Akureyri 
Matriculation examination (Stúdentspróf) business division, June 1987 


Certificates 
2004 Practising planner certificate 

2003 Certified Planner in Iceland 

Professional Experience

Experience 
2004- Assistant professor, Agricultural University of Iceland 

Currently in charge of: 
Course number: 05.68.04070 Course name: Environmental Planning V - Site Planning, Proposals and Procedures 10 ECTS 
Course number 04.62.02030 Course name: Planning 4 ECTS 

Masters student: Sverrir Örvar Sverrisson 
Superviser for BSc thesis. 

Other teaching: 
Charrette 
Cartography / GIS 
Environmental planning I, 
Agriculture and land use 
Field trip to Rome 
Basic research skills (graduate course) 
Man and nature 

2003- Research, Department of geographical information sytems, City of Reykjavík 

2002-2003 Specialist, Urban study center 

2001- Lecturer, University of Iceland 
Methods 1 [09.63.11] 
Cities and turism [09.64.34] 
Urban geography [09.63.53-026] 
Urban morphology [09.63.64-020] 
Superviser for BSc thesis. 

1997 Self employed, Seattle, USA 
Digitizing, GIS data-work 

1996-1997 Engineering office, Selfoss, GIS specialist 

1995 Manager, Útivist hiking club. 

1995 Lecturer and head of geography department, FS junior college 

1993-1994 Útivist hiking club 

1994 Instructor, Reykjavík education center 
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