Fellows

Fellows are established scholars and experts who have their main appointment at another institution or organisation, and work together with the Urban Futures Studio to push intellectual boundaries.

John Robinson
John Robinson is a Professor at the Munk School of Global Affairs and Public Policy, and the School of the Environment, at the University of Toronto, where is he also Presidential Advisor on the Environment, Climate Change and Sustainability.

Rosi Braidotti
Distinguished University Professor and founding Director of the Centre for the Humanities at Utrecht University. 

Mark Swilling
Distinguished Professor and Programme Coordinator: Sustainable Development in the School of Public Leadership, University of Stellenbosch and Academic Director of the Sustainability Institute.

Vanessa Timmer
Executive Director of One Earth, an environmental 'think and do tank' creating and imagining sustainable ways of living in cities and around the world. Dr. Timmer is also a Senior Research Fellow at Utrecht University with Pathways to Sustainability and the Copernicus Institute of Sustainable Development.

Edwin Buitelaar
Edwin Buitelaar is a professor of land and real estate development at Utrecht University and a senior researcher of urban development at the PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency.

Peter Pelzer
Assistant Professor in Spatial Planning and Urban Futures at the Department of Human Geography and Spatial Planning. Pelzer is affiliated with the Urban Futures Studio as a researcher and teacher.

Dan Hassler-Forest
Assistant professor of Cultural Theory and Zombies at Utrecht University and editor of Transmedia: Storytelling in the Digital Age and Science Fiction, Fantasy and Politics: Transmedia World-building Beyond Capitalism.

Roy Bendor
Assistant Professor at Delft University of Technology's Department of Industrial design.

Joost Vervoort
Assistant Professor in the Environmental Governance Group at the Copernicus Institute of Sustainable Development. He is also a Senior Researcher at the Environmental Change Institute, University of Oxford.

Michiel van Iersel
Program Lead of the Chair of Architecture and Urban Transformation at ETH Zürich. He is the co-founder of cultural collective Non-fiction and research platform Failed Architecture and was a 18-2019 Loeb Fellow at the Harvard Graduate School of Design.