Chair of Human Geography and Regional Planning
The chair of human geography and regional planning provides education in spatial aspects of functioning of human society, in particular population, culture and mobility, structure of different regions of the world, problems of economy and politics, and regional policy and planning in Estonia and the neighbouring regions. Research is carried out in the same fields. Relations with government agencies and municipalities in Estonian and in neighbouring countries are developed. The chair is headed by Prof. Rein Ahas.
The chair of human geography and regional planning have four research labors and work groups:
- Mobility Lab
- Centre for Migration and Urban Studies
- Cultural Geography
- Regional Planning and resource use