Christoph Klanten

M. Sc. RWTH Urban Planner

Academic Staff

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Chair of Urban Design and Institute for Urban Design and European Urbanism


Building: 1810 - Seminargebäude
Room: SG 303
Wüllnerstraße 5b
52056 Aachen


Phone: +49 241 80 95047

Office Hours

in agreement

Main Fields of Research and Education

  • Building culture and (urban) monument preservation
  • Urban planning design
  • Participation and moderation in urban development and urban land-use planning
  • Design supervision in the Bachelor's programme in Architecture as well as in the Master's programmes in Architecture and Urban Planning

Academic Career

since 2019: PhD student at the Chair of Urban Planning and Design
2015 - 2019: Research Assistant at the Chair of Planning Theory and Urban Development at the RWTH Aachen University
2013 - 2015: Urban Planning Referendariat in Cologne
2010 - 2013: Master's Degree in Urban Planning at the RWTH Aachen University
2010 - 2012: KadaWittfeldArchitecture Aachen, student assistant
2010 - 2011: netzwerk@PT Aachen, freelancer
2009 - 2010: Bachelor of Architecture at the Universitá degli Studi Roma Tre
2006 - 2009: Bachelor of Architecture at the RWTH Aachen University
born 1986 in Essen, Germany


  • Member of the AKNW (since 2016)

External Teaching Activities

  • Teaching activities within the framework of the urban planning and building construction traineeship in NRW (since 2019, focus: urban planning design)