Paulo Farinha-Marques



Paulo Farinha-Marques is an Associate Professor of Landscape Architecture at the Faculty of Sciences of the University of Porto – Portugal .

He graduated in Landscape Architecture at the Technical University of Lisbon – High Institute of Agronomy (1988) and obtained a PhD at the Faculty of Architectural Studies – University of Sheffield – UK (1999).

Since 1996 he has combined teaching and design practice across scales.

His main areas of interest are the planning, design and management of public green spaces (mainly gardens, parks, woodlands and green corridors) vegetation / habitat assessment studies, urban biodiversity and landscape character and visual assessment.

Address: Department of Geosciences, Environment and Spatial Planning, Rua do Campo Alegre, 687 4169 – 007 PORTO, PORTUGAL