Prof. Francesco Lo Piccolo
Vice President of AESOP
Department of Architecture
University of Palermo
Francesco Lo Piccolo (Palermo, 1966) is Professor of Urban Planning and Coordinator of the PhD Programme “Architecture, Arts and Planning” at the University of Palermo. Fulbright Fellow and Marie Curie TMR Fellow, his research is mostly directed to social exclusion, ethnicity and diversity, identity and local communities, public and civic participation, with specific interests in ethics and justice. Recent international publications include Knights and Castles: Minorities and Urban Regeneration (Ashgate, 2003), Ethics and Planning Research (Ashgate, 2009) and articles published in International Planning Studies, Planning Practice and Research, Planning Theory and Practice, Town Planning Review, Planning Theory.
He was the AESOP President for the years 2014-16.