MARIONA TOMAS FORNES

MARIONA TOMAS FORNES

Associate professor

ORCID: 0000-0003-1863-5330
Knowledge area: Ciència Política i de l'Administració

Recognition of rresearch from AQU (2003-2009) Recognition of AQU (2012) for being permanent professor Reviewer of several journals (JUA, IJURR, RECP, RIS, Métropoles)

Research group: Grup de Recerca d'Estudis Locals (GREL)

Contact Information
Department of Political Science, Constitutional Law and Philosophy of Law
Departament de Dret Constitucional i Ciència Política de la Universitat de Barcelona. Avda. Diagonal 690 Torre 6, 1r pis, 6106-B
934020964
marionatomas(a)ub.edu

Teaching

Cities and territory, optional course in Public administration degree
Anglès Politològic
Institucions democràtiques i rendiment institucional

My profile

Assistant professor of Political Science at the University of Barcelona, ​​my research focuses on metropolitan governance, urban policies and local government. I have published several ... + info

Academic training

Doctorat en Estudis Urbans
Postgrau en Govern Local
Màster 'La ciudad: políticas, proyectos y gestión'
Diplomatura de Postgrau en Comunicació
Llicenciatura de Sociologia

Research interests

Urban studies Metropolitan governance Local government Local democracy

Relevant publications

Magre, J.; Vallbé, J.J.; Tomàs, M. Moving to suburbia? Effects of residential mobility on community engagement. In Urban Studies. Volume 53. Number 1. 2016 . https://doi.org/10.1177/0042098014562532
Tomàs, M. If urban regions are the answer, what is the question? Thoughts on the European experience. In International Journal of Urban and Regional Research. Volume 39. Number 2. 2015
Magre, J.; Vallbé, J.J.; Tomàs, M. Being metropolitan: the effects of individual and contextual factors on shaping metropolitan identity. In Journal of Urban Affairs. 2014 . https://doi.org/10.1111/juaf.12243
Tomàs, M. Explaining Metropolitan Governance. The Case of Spain. In Raumforschung und Raumordnung - Spatial Research and Planning. Volume 75. Number 3. 2017 . Institutional Repository
Martí-Costa, M.; Tomàs, M. Urban governance in Spain: From democratic transition to austerity policies. In Urban Studies. 2016

Participations in Congresses

Tomàs, M. Smart cities y su impacto en la gobernanza urbana. XII Congreso Español de Ciencia Política y la Administración. San Sebastián. SPAIN. 2015
Tomàs, M. Coordination and metropolitan governance: the European experience. ONU-HABITAT III Conference. Montreal. CANADA. 2015
Tomàs, M.; Martí-Costa, M. Challenging Austerity Urbanism in Spanish cities. City Futures III : Cities as strategic places and players in a globalized world. Paris. FRANCE. 2014
Tomàs, M.; Vallbé, J.J.; Magre, J. Exploring metropolitan identity. The case of Barcelona. City Futures III : Cities as strategic places and players in a globalized world. Paris. FRANCE. 2014
Tomàs, M. Gobernanza urbana y smart cities. El caso de Barcelona. . 11th International Conference on Internet, Law & Politics (IDP 2015). Barcelona. SPAIN. 2015

Projects

Les villes méditerranéennes. Le cas de Barcelone . 2012 - 2014 . Ref.VILMED 12VM14/01 . Centre d’Études Politiques de l’Europe Latine . PI: Dominique Lorrain
Políticas urbanas en el escenario del 2015. Tras 30 años de democracia local, análisis y propuestas sobre resiliencia y nuevas políticas urbanas . 2012 - 2014 . Ref.CSO2011-28850 . Ministerio de Ciencia e Innovación . PI: Joan Subirats Humet
Una nueva arquitectura local: eficiencia, dimensión y democracia . 2014 - 2016 . Ref.CSO2013-48641-C2-2-R . Ministerio de Economia y Competitividad . PI: Jaime Magre Ferran
Awareness and Prevention Solutions against Graffitti Vandalism in Public Areas and Transport (GRAFFOLUTION) . 2014 - 2016 . Ref.608152 . Unió Europea . PI: Mariona Tomas Fornes
SUBURBAN LAND – Contexts, Meanings, Forms and Challenges . 2012 - 2015 . Ref.SUBLAND 12SL15/01 . Centre d’Études Politiques de l’Europe Latine . PI: Emmanuel Négrier

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