Manuela Burkert, M.Sc.

Burkert Manuela


Research fellow in the Working Group ‘Regional Development’ of Prof. Dr. Tobias Chilla

News from research and teaching can be found on our blog:

  • Since March 2018: Research fellow on the Institute of Geography
  • 2014-2017: Master studies in Human Geography: Urban and Regional Research (University of Bayreuth); Graduation: Master of Science; Topic of the master thesis: “Network strategies of large companies in regional networks – a case study of the Medical Valley EMN”
  • 2009-2014: Teacher training for secondary school in Geography / Economics / Media education (Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nürnberg); Graduation: Bachelor of Education, First state examination

Practical experience

  • PB CONSULT Planungs- und Betriebsberatungs GmbH
  • Wirtschaftsband A9 Fränkische Schweiz e.V.
  • City of Bayreuth – Office for business development

Burkert & Chilla (2019): Landschaft aus ökonomischer Perspektive. In: Kühne, O. et al. (Ed.): Handbuch Landschaft, pp. 795-805. Springer VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften: Wiesbaden.

No lectures at the moment.

Research focus on the sustainable development of regions, in particular the study of regional development potential, regional networks and regional value added.