Dr. Christine Richter

Christine Richter

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Dr. Christine Richter

Research Fellow, Innovation Acceptance Unit

Fraunhofer Center for International Management and Knowledge Economy IMW
Neumarkt 9-19
04109 Leipzig, Germany

Phone +49 341 231039-238

Fax +49 341 231039-9238

Areas of expertise 

  • Smart Urbanism
  • Science and technology studies (STS), especially infrastructure theory
  • Geodata management in urban and land governance


Professional Development

Dr. Christine Richter has been working as a research fellow in the Innovation Acceptance unit since December 2019. In her research she combines insights from Science and Technology Studies (STS) and Human Geography. Past research specifically analyzed the use of geo-data infrastructures and related digitalization processes in urban development and land rights governance. From 2008 until 2019 she worked in research and education at Dutch Universities within projects in Europe, India, and West African countries, and as geodata analyst in government and private industry in Colorado, U.S.A.


Current projects


The most recent list of publications can be found here.

YearTitle/AuthorDocument Type
2021Initial Insights on Land Adjudication in a Fit-for-Purpose Land Administration
Lengoiboni, Monica; Richter, Christine; Asperen, Paul van; Zevenbergen, Jaap
Journal Article
2020Authenticating Deeds/Organizing Society. Considerations for Blockchain-Based Land Registries
Miscione, Gianluca; Richter, Christine; Ziolkowski, Rafael
Book Article
2020Evaluating Some Major Assumptions in Land Registration: Insights from Ghana's Context of Land Tenure and Registration
Abubakari, Zaid; Richter, Christine; Zevenbergen, Jaap
Journal Article
2020Expert-Amateurs and Smart Citizens: How Digitalization Reconfigures Lima’s Water Infrastructure
Hoefsloot, Fenna Imara; Martínez, Javier; Richter, Christine; Pfeffer, Karin
Journal Article
2020Heritage Management Thailand. Report
Richter, Christine; Busse von Colbe, Jakob; Beermann, Henrik; Kaiser, Urban
2020Land Governance from a Mobilities Perspective
Richter, Christine; Derkzen, Marthe; Zoomers, Annelies
Journal Article
2020Making space legible across three normative frames: The (non-)registration of inherited land in Ghana
Abubakari, Z.; Richter, C.; Zevenbergen, J.
Journal Article
This publication list has been generated from the publication database Fraunhofer-Publica.

Research Day Poster #

The Fraunhofer IMW holds an annual Research Day, where the research fellows present their latest research projects. Here you can find the poster presentations of Christine Richter.

Poster Research Day 2020


Living Lab Electro-Micromobility



Report: Heritage Management Thailand – Fraunhofer IMW Researchers Publish Report as Part of the URGENT 2.0 Project