Individual DCUN’s Members


Nuriah Abd Majid (Research Fellow, Lecturer). Institute for the Environment and Development (LESTARI), University Kebangsaan Malaysia. (more details).

DCUN member

Expertise field: GIS, Geohazard, Spatial Modeling, Urban geography.


Sharina Abdul Halim (Senior Lecturer). Institute for the Environment and Development (LESTARI), University Kebangsaan Malaysia. (more details).

DCUN member

Expertise filed: Environmental Sociology, Indigenous and Island Communities, Adaptation & Sustainable Livelihoods, Heritage Conservation.


Anne Aguilera (Researcher, Authorised research supervisor). LVMT, Université Gustave Eiffel (more details).

DCUN Editorial board member

Expertise field: urban mobility, urban form, polycentrism, location strategies, business travel, ICT.


Sarah Aziz Abdul Ghani Aziz (Associate Professor, Senior Research Fellow. Institute for the Environment and Development (LESTARI), University Kebangsaan Malaysia. (more details).

DCUN member

Expertise Field: Natural resources and environmental law, Law and disaster risk reduction, Law and heritage conservation,Governance and sustainable development.


Leslie Belton-Chevallier (Research Fellow). DEST, Université Gustave Eiffel. (more details). 

DCUN Editorial board member

Expertise field: Sociology of mobilities and (urban and periurban) lifestyles, ICT.


Julien Birgi (Ph.D. student & senior planner). CESSMA, INALCO, Bordeaux Metropolitan Authority

DCUN member

Expertise field : Urban development, Real estate and Goverbance in Indonesia


Olivier Bonin (Research Fellow). LVMT, Université Gustave Eiffel (more details).

DCUN Editorial board member

Expertise field:


Antoine Bres (Professor). University Paris 1 – Panthéon Sorbonne.

DCUN Editorial board member

Expertise field:


Delphine Callen (Assistant professor). Lab’Urba, UPEC.

DCUN Editorial board member

Expertise field: periurban, housing policies.


Emmanuel Cerise (Research & Architect). Paris Region Expertise (PRX), Hanoi (Vietnam), UMR AUSser.

DCUN member

Expertise field: Urban and Regional Planning, Housing.


Kévin Chesnel (Researcher), UMR AAU, Lab’Urba, Université Gustave Eiffel (more details)

Blog DCUN Coordinator

Expertise field: Urban planning and governance, Housing, Experiments policies


Laetitia Dablanc (Director of Research). LVMT, Université Gustave Eiffel (more details).

DCUN Editorial board member

Expertise field: freight transportation and policies, freight and the environment, urban freight and logistics, rail freight, logistics sprawl.


Jose-Frederic Deroubaix. LEESU. (more details).

DCUN Editorial board member

Expertise field: water management and public policies, land disputes, climate change, use of digital tools, urban governance.


Adèle Esposito (Research fellow). CNRS Researcher, UMR AUSser.

DCUN Coordinator.

Expertise field: Architecture, Urban Planning, Cultural Heritage, Urban development in Southeast Asia.


Ahmad Fariz Mohamed (Associate Professor, Senior Lecturer). Institute for the Environment and Development (LESTARI), University Kebangsaan Malaysia. (more details).

DCUN member

Expertise field: Waste management. Urban metabolism, Environmental Management System, Industrial Ecology, Life Cycle Assessment (LCA), Urban Livability.


Josefine Fokdal (Senior Researcher). Department for International Urbanism, University of Stuttgart (Germany).

DCUN member

Expertise field: Spatial theory, Housing, Governance, Informality, Urban development, Urbanization in Asia and Urban embodiment.


Caroline Gallez (Director of Research), LVMT, Université Gustave Eiffel (more details).

DCUN Coordinator

Expertise field: Sociology of mobilities, mobility policies, ecological and energy transition.


Joël Idt (Assistant professor). Lab’Urba, Université Gustave Eiffel.

DCUN Coordinator.

Expertise field: Urban Planning, Urban Governance, Technics and politics in public decision.


Shaharuddin Mohamad Ismail (Associate Fellow). Institute for the Environment and Development (LESTARI), University Kebangsaan Malaysia. (more details).

DCUN member

Expertise field: Urban and Periurban Forest, Ecotourism, Environmental Education, Sustainable Forest Management.


Lee Jing (Research Fellow, Lecturer). Institute for the Environment and Development (LESTARI), University Kebangsaan Malaysia. (more details).

DCUN member

Expertise field: Water and Environmental Security, Environmental and Natural Resources Governance, Tangible and Intangible Heritage and Cultural Diversity.


Vuong Khanh Toan  (Associate Researcher, Lecturer). Hanoi University of Architecture (Vietnam).

DCUN member

Expertise field: Urban Design and Urban Management, Urban development in Vietnam.


Florent Lenechet (Assistant professor). LVMT, Université Gustave Eiffel. (more details)

DCUN Editorial board member

Expertise field: urban and transport planning


Béatrice Mariolle (Professor). UMR AUSser, ENSAP Lille. (more details).

DCUN Editorial board member

Expertise field:


Andrew Marton (Professor). University of Vicoria – Pacific and Asian Studies Department –  Asian Pacific Initiatives (Canada). (more details).

DCUN member

Expertise field: Urbanization & regional development in China & Asia, Contemporary Chinese society, Culture and education in China.


Romain Melot. Agroparistech

DCUN Editorial board member

Expertise field:


Nur Miladan (Lecturer & Researcher). Department of Urban & Regional Planning, Faculty of Engineering, Universitas Sebelas Maret (Indonesia). (more details).

DCUN member

Expertise field: Urban & Regional Planning, Disaster and Environmental Management.


Etienne Monin (PhD Geography), Research Officer, National Botanic Conservatory of Pyrénées and Midi-Pyrénées. (more details)

DCUN member 

Expertise field: Periurban Farming, Agri-Food System, Rural Planning, Metropolitan Development in China and Asia.


Clément Musil (Associate Researcher). UMR AUSser.

DCUN Editorial board member

Expertise field: Urban and transport planning, Land management, Urban development in East and Southeast Asia.


Hélène Nessi. (Assistant professor). University Paris 10, LAVUE. (more details)

DCUN Editorial board member

Expertise field: Urban and transport planning, Energy transitions, Energy policies, Urban form, Urban mobility, Urban and periurban lifestyles.


Marie Lan Nguyen Leroy (Researcher). Paris Region Expertise (PRX), Hanoi (Vietnam) . (more details).

DCUN member

Expertise field: land law, land governance, expropriation process, waste management and informal recycling in Vietnam


Kusumaningdyah Nurul Handayani (Lecturer & Researcher). Department of Urban & Regional Planning, Faculty of Engineering, Universitas Sebelas Maret (Indonesia). (more details).

DCUN member

Expertise field: urban studies, participatory design and disaster & environmental management.


Andrea Palmioli (Visiting Assistant Professor), Department of Architecture and Civil Engineering, College of Engineering , City University of Hong Kong; UMR AUSser) (more details).

DCUN member

Expertise field: Chinese Urbanism, Sino-European Comparative Studies on Diffuse Metropolis, Territories of Dispersion, Bioregional Planning


Margot Pellegrino (Assistant professor). Lab’Urba, Université Gustave Eiffel (more details).

DCUN Editorial board member

Expertise field: Energy transitions, energy policies, energy-related behavior.


Nicolas Raimbault (Researcher). ESO, Université de Nantes.

DCUN Editorial board member

Expertise field: logistics activities, urban and regional governance, land and real estate development, blue-collar workers.


Jérôme Rollin.

DCUN Editorial board member

Expertise field:


Pham Thai Son (Senior Lecturer & Researcher). Academic Coordinator of Sustainable Urban Development at Vietnamese-German University (Vietnam) – in partnership with Technical University of Darmstadt. (more details).

DCUN member

Expertise field: Urban Planning, Livable and Resilience City, Property Market, Transit-Oriented Development, Urban Economics.


Mariane Thebert. LVMT, Université Gustave Eiffel (more details).

DCUN Editorial board member

Expertise field:


Amandine Toussaint. CIRED

DCUN Editorial board member

Expertise field:


Jian Zhuo (Professor). College of Architecture & Urban Planning (CAUP), Tongji University (China). (more details).

DCUN member

Expertise field: Theories of Urban Planning, Network city, Urban Mobility and Transport.