Thomas PFIRSCH is currently Assistant Professor at the University of Valenciennes (France). His main research topics concern social and urban geography of southern European Cities, focusing on upper class mobility and urban practices. He’s also interested in the geography of family networks and demographic changes. His approach combines qualitative and quantitative methods.
PhD in geography under the supervision of Prof. Colette Vallat at the University Paris 10
Master of geography (“Cities and societies”) at the University Paris 10
Agrégation in History
École Normale Supérieure (Literature and Human Sciences) Fontenay St-Cloud / Lyon