Alessio Kolioulis

Teaching Fellow, University College London (UCL)

The Bartlett Development Planning Unit


Twitter: @alessioilgreco


Alessio works as a Teaching Fellow at The Bartlett Development Planning Unit (DPU), where he coordinates the activities of the MSc Programme in Urban Economic Development.

He holds a Joint PhD in Urban Planning and Aesthetics (Paris 8/Rome La Sapienza) and has a transdisciplinary background in critical theory, development and geography (urban, cultural, economic).

His doctoral thesis on technocultures analysed the links between urban development, night-time economies and the creative industries in London and Detroit.

Prior to joining UCL, Alessio worked as a Grants Officer and Impact Analyst for various development organisations working primarily in Latin America and the Middle East.

Alessio is the editor of the Journal engagée (Berlin/London/Vienna) and editor of the publisher Eterotopia France.