PhD in Urban and Regional Economics, HafenCity University Hamburg
Melanie Fasche is a Social Scientist. She is a Lecturer in the MA Art Business and the leader of the elective International Art World: Public Sectors at Sotheby’s Institute of Art London. Previously, she held positions as Contractually Limited Assistant Professor in Economic Geography at the University of Bayreuth, and Postdoctoral Fellow at the Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto. Her research focuses on the market of contemporary art with particular interest in value creation, strategy, innovation, spatial and digital geographies, and relations between the art world and urban and regional development.