Shin Alexandre Koseki

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Scientist

shin.koseki@epfl.ch +41 21 693 83 80 https://twitter.com/sjinko

EPFL ENT-R CHD CHD-GE
BC 148 (Bâtiment BC)
Station 14
CH-1015 Lausanne

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Fields of expertise

I am a city scientist, urban studies scholar and urban planner with a background in architecture, spatial planning, geography and data science. Currently, my work focuses on social sustainability, democratic institutions, political polarization and the application of AI in city planning and governance.

Professional course

Researcher

Social Network Lab

ETH Zurich

2018

Visiting Professor

School of Planning and Design

University of Montreal

2017

Co-founder / Research Associate

Chôros

2016-present

Doctoral Research Associate, Studio Director & Lecturer

Architecture & City Institute

EPFL

2010-2016

Visiting Doctoral Research Fellow

School of Anthropology

University of Oxford

2014

Visiting Doctoral Research Fellow

Cities Research Cluster

National University of Singapore

2014

Research Assistant

Laboratoire d'étude de l'architecture potentielle

University of Montreal

2007


Education

PhD

City Science

EPFL

2017

→PhD mobility

School of anthropology

University of Oxford

2014

→PhD mobility

Cities Research Cluster

National University of Singapore

2014

M.Sc

Architecture & Planning

EPFL

2010

B.Sc

Architecture

Université de Montréal, Canada

2007

DEC

Science

Collège Jean-de-Brébeuf, Montréal, Canada

2004

Publications

Infoscience publications

Teaching & PhD

Courses

Data Think! (SwissUniversities)

Data Think! offers theoretical and practical introduction to data-centric research. Participants learn about collaborative research pipelines, data management plans, data ethics, data visualization and data valorisation strategies. We focus on the use of social, urban and environmental data.

Remix public space

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