Urban Planning

Huang Huang


  • Ph.D.(magna cum laude), Technical University of Berlin (TUB), Planning Building Environment (Planen Bauen Umwelt)

Research Interests

  • Research focus:Urban sociology, Critical urban theory

  • Field of Practice:Renewal practice of urban and rural community, Sustainable development of urban rural interface, urban rural integration and sustainability


  • Year 3 /Spring /Undergraduate / Community and Housing Planning

  • Year 4 /Fall /Undergraduate / Urban Comprehensive Planning

  • Year 4 /Fall /Undergraduate / Village Planning

  • Year 4 /Fall /Undergraduate / Research method in Urban Sociology

  • Year 5 /Fall /Undergraduate / Regulatory Plan


  1. Yue Gao(*),Fengqing Li, Huang Huang(#),Research on planning approaches to existing residential settlements from the perspective of the actor-network: Case of community micro-renewal of Shanghai. Urban development studies, 2021(08):13-18.(CSSCI)

  2. Huang Huang(*)(#), Lukas Utzig, Sigrun Abels. Urban-rural migration and social inclusion at the Urban-rural interface. URA Periodical: Interfaces. 2020. 01: 10-16.

  3. Huang Huang(*)(#). Learning from exploratory rural practices of the Yangtze River Delta in China: New initiatives, networks and empowerment shifts, and sustainability. Journal of Rural Studies, 2020 vol.77:63-74. (SSCI Q1)

  4. Huang Huang(*)(#), Akaateba, Millicent Awialie, Li Fengqing. A reflection on coproduction processes in urban collective construction land transformation: A case study of Guangzhou in the Pearl River Delta. Land Use Policy, vol.99:1-10. (SSCI Q1)

  5. Akaateba Millicent Awialie(*)(#), Huang Huang, Emile Akangoa Adumpo.'Between co-production and institutional hybridity in land delivery: Insights from local planning practice in peri-urban Tamale, Ghana.' Land Use Policy ,2018 Vol.72:215-226. (SSCI Q1)

  6. Huang Huang. Post-rural Urbanization in China: Learning from University Engagements in Village Transformation Processes. http://dx.doi.org/10.14279/depositonce-8499,2018.

  7. Huang Huang(*),Guiqing Yang(#),Philipp Misselwitz, Hannes Languth. Post-rural urbanisation and rural revitalisation: Can China learn from new planning approaches in  contemporary Germany. City planning review,2017,41(11) :111-119.(CSSCI)

  8. Huang Huang(*)(#), Akaateba Millicent Awialie. Exploratory Practices for Post-Rural Urbanisation in China - Processes, Actors, and Performance. Trialog, 2017 Vol.122:35-41.

Research Grant

  1. Fundamental Research Funds for the Central Universities, Research on Sustainable Planning and Governance of Human Settlements Environment in the Yangtze River Delta from the Planetary Urbanisation. PI, 2022.1-2027.12.

  2. Shanghai Pujiang Program, Research on the spatial mechanism of urban-rural integration development in the Yangtze River Delta region. (21PJC113). PI. 2021.10-2024.9.

  3. National Natural Science Foundation of China, Research on spatial influence and mechanism of the inter-municipal activities of metropolitan areas from the flow-space interaction perspective (No. 52278069). Co-PI, 2023.01-2026.12.

  4. National Science Foundation Grant for Young Scholars, Research on the spatial organisation characteristics and mecchanism of rural residential areas at urban-rural interface based on multi-dimension networks: A case of the “urban-rural integration” pilot area in Jiangsu-Zhejiang-Shanghai Region (No. 52208075). PI, 2023.01-2025.12.