Astghik Grigoryan


Researcher since: 2016

Astghik Grigoryan has been engaged in the field of urban and land planning since 2002 when learning the Swedish practice on land readjustment, joint facilities and commons while pursuing Master Degree in Built Environment at the Stockholm Royal Institute of Technology (KTH). Afterwards she continued her academic activity at National University of Architecture and Construction (NUACA) through research and lecturing with a main focus on urban land planning and development. In parallel, while working at the National Social Housing Association of Armenia (ASBA) she has been practicing and advancing her knowledge through approaching practical issues in Armenia’s urban planning field with a special focus on residential area development and management.

Since 2015 she is a PhD student in Urbanism at the Faculty of Architecture, University of Lisbon and since December 2016 a contributor researcher at CiAUD. Her main research interest is the link between urban quality and property-based urban management features especially when there is a severe scarcity of public funds.

Curriculum Vitae

Research Project:
Property-based urban management models – their role in Post-Socialist transitional societies. The case of Yerevan

ORCID: 0000-0003-4637-2451



2018. Collaborative property-based management schemes in urban rehabilitation projects: instruments and possibilities for adaptation in post-socialist societies. Paper presented:  25th annual Conference of the European Real Estate Society 27th – 30th June  2018

2017, Vienna, “Legal aspects of management of commons within residential urban space : comparative review of Western European and former Socialist experiences publication”, Jun 15, 2017, TU WIEN, THE PUBLIC SECTOR,

2014, Yerevan, Analysis of piloting affordable housing provision in Armenia, co-author A. Grigoryan, language of paper – Armenian

2014, Yerevan, Analysis of legal framework regulating management and maintenance of multi-unit housing stock, co-author T. Yeghoyan, language of paper – Armenian

2013, Research presentation on “Importance of Land Information System for Sustainable Urban Development” at the “Interdisciplinary Analysis and Policies for Regional Sustainability” workshop of RSAI - Regional Science Association International, language of presentation – English

2009, Yerevan, The concepts of GIS and land information system (LIS) in land management, language of paper – English

2007, Yerevan, Text-book on Real Estate Economics and Management, co-authors S.Stepanyan, V.Hovhannisyan, language of textbook – Armenian



July 11-14, 2017, AESOP Annual Congress 2017 - Spaces of Dialog for Places of Dignity
Paper presented: “Value added as a tool in participatory approach to urban rehabilitation projects. A case study in Yerevan”
Authors: Astghik Grigoryan, Joao Manuel Carvalho


atualizado a 24 de Julho de 2017