Prof. Dr. Roger Keil

Roger Keil is a German-Canadian political scientist and urban researcher. He is a professor at the Faculty of Environmental Studies at York University in Toronto. He is the former director of the CITY Institute and the director of Canadian Centre for German and European Studies at York University in Toronto. He holds a doctorate in Political Science from Frankfurt University. His research focuses on the essential processes of urban development, especially on the political management of global cities. Furthermore, his research also deals with the suburbanisation phenomena and the concept of “in-between city”. He has carried on numerous research on urban political ecology.