Robin Chang is a researcher and lecturer in the Department of European Planning Cultures at the Technical University of Dortmund, Germany. She received her MSc in Spatial Planning from the Technical University of Dortmund and a BPl in Environmental Planning from the University of Northern British Columbia. Robin has assisted with research investigating climate change impacts and developing climate change strategies and worked as a land use planner at the municipal level Canada. She has also extended her urban policy and research experience in the European context through work with the European Urban Research Association (EURA) Secretariat. Currently, Robin is comparatively researching temporary land use use in German and Dutch planning.