Christiane Thouzellier

Dr. Christiane ThouzellierChristiane Thouzellier

Centre Interdisciplinaire de Recherches Urbaines et Sociologiques,
Université de Toulouse-II Le Mirail
5 allées Antonio Machado,
F 31 058 Toulouse Cedex 9
Tel.: 05 61 50  42 68
Fax: 05 61 50 49 61
E-mail: cthouzel @ univ-tlse2.fr

 

Christiane Thouzellier is a research engineer at the CNRS. She belongs to the CIRUS-Cieu based at the University of Toulouse 2-Le Mirail since1985.

As an urban geographer, she has been mainly working on the Toulouse metropolitan region.

She has been involved in various research projects on housing, poverty, social issues and social care policies.

More recently she participated in research projects for French Ministries focusing on urban sprawl and periurbanization, mobility and way of life as well as on private housing estates.

She has published several books on those issues with M.C. Jaillet and L. Rougé: L'émergence de nouvelles figures de l'urbanité dans les modes de vie périurbains, in Bonnet M., Aubertel P. (dir.), La ville aux limites de la mobilité, collection «Sciences sociales et société», PUF, 2006 and Vivre en maison individuelle en lotissement, in Tapie G. (dir.), Maison individuelle. Architecture et urbanité, édition de l’Aube, coll «Poussières», 2005 and La construction de nouvelles urbanités par les nouvelles mobilités: des urbanités sans citadinité?, report for the PUCA, 2005.

She is also codirecting a collection entitled «Villes et Territoires» (Cities and Territories) and research papers.