Marta Bottero is Associate Professor in Planning Evaluation and Project Appraisal at the Interuniversity Department of Regional and Urban Studies and Planning of Politecnico di Torino (Italy), where she teaches Urban Management, Multicriteria Analysis and Environmental Assessment. She holds a degree in Environmental and Land Engineering and a PhD degree in Geo-Environmental Engineering.
Her scientific interests mainly focus on methodologies, techniques and tools for supporting sustainability assessment of urban and territorial transformations.
She has been involved in many national and international research projects in the field of sustainable development and projects/plans/programmes.
In 2017, she participated in the joint research project “Assessment of Socio-Ecological Benefits of Urban Landscapes” with the National University of Singapore.
She is author of many papers published in international journals. For the quality of the research, she has been awarded a number of international prizes.