Leon Rosa Reichle

Job: PhD student & part time hourly paid lecturer

Faculty: Business and Law

School/department: Leicester Castle Business School

Address: De Montfort University, The Gateway, Leicester, LE1 9BH, United Kingdom

T: +44 (0)116 255 1551

E: leon.reichle@dmu.ac.uk

W: www.dmu.ac.uk


Personal profile

With a sociology background from the Universities of Leipzig, Jena and Grenoble (Sciences Po), I am currently focussing on the study of housing relations in the context of tenants' displacement in Eastern Germany. This serves as a prism for my broader interests in the social production of space, feminist theory and political economy, governance and the problem of structure and agency and the implications of neoliberal austerity urbanism.

Research group affiliations

The Centre for Urban Research on Austerity (CURA)


MA sociology (Jena)

BA social sciences & philosophy (Leipzig)

Membership of professional associations and societies

European Sociological Association, Mar 2019 - present

Housing Studies Association, Feb 2019 - present


PhD: Housing Relations: the disruption and emergence of tenants' relationships in the process of displacement

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