Laura Quadros Aniche

PhD programme coordinator, Urban Development and Governance

Laura Quadros Aniche currently coordinates the IHS PhD programme Urban Development and Governance.

Before moving to The Netherlands, Laura pursued an MBA in Real Estate Business and Civil Construction Management at Fundacao Getulio Vargas (FGV). She holds a Bachelor's degree in Architecture and Urban Planning from Mackenzie University, in Brazil.

Laura has twelve years of working experience in project management, real estate business, and urban development projects. In the past few years, she has discovered a passion for sustainability and the city scale, which brought her to Rotterdam and to the academic environment. She completed her Masters (cum laude) in Urban Management and Development at IHS, within the Urban Environment, Sustainability and Climate Change specialization. Her research focuses on sustainable urban development, governance, landscape perception, nature-based solutions, and urban redevelopment.