Masterschwerpunkt Sustainability

Lehrtätigkeit an der Karlshochschule seit

  • Wintersemester 2014/2015

Schwerpunkt Lehrtätigkeit

  • Sustainable Urban Development

Praxiserfahrung

  • Hauptdozent für Soziologie an der Manchester Metropolitan University/Großbritannien
  • Dozent für Soziologie an der Manchester Metropolitan University/Großbritannien
  • Dozent für Soziologie an der University of Huddersfield/Großbritannien

Akademische Ausbildung

  • PhD in Soziologie: "Belsunce, a Place in the French-Algerian Transnational Social Space"
  • MA in European Urban Cultures an der Vrije Universiteit Brüssel/Belgien, Katholike Universiteit Brabant/Belgien, Manchester Metropolitan University/Großbritannien und der University of Art and Design Helsinki/Finnland
  • Cours de Civilisation Française an der Université Paris-Sorbonne/Frankreich

Publikationen

Artikel in Zeitschriften und Herausgaben

  • Grimm, R. and Guderjan, M. (2014): Euroscepticism, What's the stance of young Germans and Britons? Discover Society. Issue 12.
  • Fox, C. and Grimm, R. (2013): The role of social innovation in criminal justice reform and the risk posed by proposed reforms in England and Wales. Criminology & Criminal Justice. Published online November 2013.
  • Grimm, R., Fox, C., Baines, S. and Albertson, K. (2013): Social innovation, an answer to contemporary societal challenges? Locating the concept in theory and practice. In: Innovation: The European Journal of Social Science Research.
  • Fox, C., Grimm, R. and Marsh, C. (2013): The potential for social innovation to re-shape the criminal justice system. In: Academy for Justice Commisioning, Spring Issue No. 20.
  • Grimm, R. (2012): Scramble City: Cross-section of a Fictitious Secondary City, ISBN 978-90-76936-31-4.
  • Grimm, R. and Milestone, M. (2009): Manchester, Huddersfield: Place, Culture and Urban Change. In: van Boom, N. and Mommaas, H. (eds.) Transformation Strategies for Former Industrial Cities. Tilburg: NAi Publishers.
  • Grimm, R. (2007): Pedagogies of Teaching "Race" in Germany. In: Jacobs, S. (ed.): Pedagogies of Teaching "Race" in Higher Education; British and European Experiences. The Higher Education Academy Network. Birmingham: C-SAPT.
  • Grimm, R. (2006): Parallel Space Belsunce. In: Eckardt, F. and Hassenpflug, D. (eds): The European City in Transition; The City and the Region. Frankfurt/Main: Europäischer Verlag der Wissenschaften.
  • Grimm, R. (2005): "Belsunce". Kilometer Zero Magazine; Marseilles Edition. Kilometer Zero Issue 5, ISSN: 1629-3274.
  • Grimm, R. (2013): Germany's new anti-euro party, Alternative für Deutschland, might prove to be a game changer in German and European politics. (London School of Economics blog entry 22 April http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/europpblog/2013/04/22/alternative-fur-deutschland-germany-anti-euro-party).
  • Grimm, R. and Guderjan M. (2013): German support for the European project should not be taken for granted (London School of Economics blog entry 16 April http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/europpblog/2013/04/16/german-euroscepticism-2/).
  • Grimm, R. (2012): Politically motivated crime "left" and "right" statistics in the German Annual Report on the Protection of the Constitution 2011. (July 26 http://myplacefp7.wordpress.com/2012/07/26/politically-motivated-crime-left-and-right-statistics-in-the-german-annual-report-on-the-protection-of-the-constitution-2011-an-overview/).

Vorträge

  • Grimm, R. and Pilkington, H. (2013): "Loud and Proud": Youth and the Politics of Silencing. Presented at the 11th ESA conference "Crisis, Critique and Change". Turin, 08/2013.
  • Grimm, R. and Guderjan, M. (2013): How brown is the grass in East Germany? An explorative assessment of the propensity towards extremism among young people in East Germany. Presented at the 11th ESA conference "Crisis, Critique and Change". Turin, 08/2013.
  • Grimm, R. (2013): Locating German Euroscepticism, between constructive critique, national sovereignty and popular anxiety. Presented at the third UACES Euroscepticism Workshop: "The times they are a changing: Euroscepticism from the margins to the mainstream". ULB, Brussels/Belgium, 06/2013.
  • Grimm, R. (2011): Cohort changes in civic engagement and political participation among young people. European Sociological Association. Geneva/Switzerland, 09/2011.
  • Grimm, R. (2011): Civic engagement and political participation among young people in the BHPS. Understanding Society Conference. University of Essex/UK, 07/2011.
  • Grimm, R. (2010): Space Bank, temporary use as a strategy for urban regeneration. Huddersfield Sustainable City Conference & URBACT LCFACIL Workshop, 11/2010.
  • Grimm, R. (2010): Sustainable Development Strategy Review for Kirklees, URBACT LCFACIL Workshop, Bytomn/Poland, 09/2010.
  • Grimm, R. (2010): Three Regeneration Strategies for Dewsbury: improving youth services, interventions in public space and revalorising vacant real estate. Dewsbury Master Plan Client Meeting, 07/2010.
  • Grimm, R. (2009): Global Changes, Local Lives – Experiences from Manchester, Annual Conference of the Global Studies Association. Royal Holloway University, London/UK.
  • Grimm, R. (2008): Cosmopolitan Pragmatism. Citizenship and Culture, Annual Conference of the Centre for Research on Socio Cultural Change. St Huges College, Oxford/UK.
  • Grimm, R. (2008) Laughing out loud, Political Humor and resistance in the GDR – introducing "Das Leben der Anderen". University of Huddersfield/UK.
  • Grimm, R. (2008): Cosmopolitanism from below, inter-ethnic cooperation among transnational migrants from below. Cultures and/of Globalisation Annual Conference of the Global Studies Association, Oxford Brooks University/UK, 09/2008.
  • Grimm, R. (2007): "Inter-ethnic cooperation in the international informal economy". Every Day Life in the Global City Conference. Manchester Metropolitan University/UK, 07/2007.
  • Grimm, R. (2006): The importance of "weak ties" revisited: network strategies of Algerian migrants in Marseilles. Annual Postgraduate Conference of the Global Studies Association, Manchester Metropolitan University/UK.
  • Grimm, R. (2004): Inch'Allah Metaphor or Reality in the life of Algerian Migrants?. The Global Studies Association Annual Conference. Warwick University/UK, 08/2004.
  • Grimm, R. (2003): Parallel Space Belsunce. The European City in Transition 3rd Conference. Bauhaus University Weimar, 11/2003.
  • Grimm, R. (2002): The Experience of Violence among Algerian Migrants. Bristol University/UK.
  • Grimm, R. (2002) Between Terror and Structural Violence; the Case of Algerian Migrants in Marseille/France. The Global Studies Association Annual Conference. Roehampton University, London/UK, 08/2002.

 

Workshops

  • Grimm, R. (2010): Temporary Use, Alternative Strategies for Urban Regeneration. Workshop at the Sustainable City Conference. University of Huddersfield/UK, 11/2010.
  • Grimm, R. (2006): Globalisation Issues and Problems International Conference of the Global Studies Association. Manchester Metropolitan University/UK.

 

Podiumsdiskussionen

  • Grimm, R. (2013): Science: profession or vocation? Work in the modern academy. International Youth Conference "Challenge Youth Studies from Inside" Testing Youth Studies Inside. St Petersburg/Russland, 11/2013.
  • Grimm, R. (2013): Dialogue between young people, society and researchers: reality or utopia? International Youth Conference "Challenge Youth Studies from Inside". Testing Youth Studies Inside. St Petersburg/Russland, 11/2013.

Weitere Angaben

  • Mitglied des Consortium on Applied Research and Professional Education (CAPRE)
  • Mitglied des Executive Committee of the Global Studies Association
  • Mitglied der Urban Studies Research Group an der Manchester Metropolitan University/UK
  • Mitglied der Faculty of Humanities, Law & Social Sciences Research Committee, Manchester Metropolitan University/UK
  • Mitglied des Graduate Committee Institute of Sociology der Universität Potsdam
  • Mitglied der Policy Evaluation and Research Unit (PERU) an der Manchester Metropolitan University/UK, http://www.sociology.mmu.ac.uk/peru-policy-evaluation-and-research-unit/