Mathilde Pedro

Mathilde PEDRO

PhD student

Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne


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Research theme
Planning and governance of stations

Urban Transports

Planning-Transport Coordination

Transversal subjects
Making the City: Processes, Actors, Practices

Géographie-cités • Campus Condorcet
5 cours des Humanités
93322 Aubervilliers cedex (France)


Since Nov. 2020 Ph.D. in Geography and Planning – Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne in partnership with RATP Group, “Conception, Planning and Management of Mobility Hubs in France, Britain, and the Netherlands”

2018 Master in Urban Planning (Research) – Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne

2018 Magistère in Urban Planning (Applied) – Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne

2016 Bachelor in Geography and Planning – Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne

Professional positions

Since Nov. 2020 Research project manager – RATP Group

2020 Research assistant, ANR “Financing Clean Air”, CNRS, UMR 8504 Géograpie-Cités

2019 Research assistant, Project “Firminfra”, LabEx Dynamites

Scientific activities

Project participation

International projects

2019 – 2022 ANR Financing Clean Air on Land Value capture mechanisms and their contribution to the funding of mass transit infrastructures (WP3 : Transports). Project coordinated by Alex Lord (University of Liverpool) and Natacha Aveline for the UMR Géographie-Cités

National projects

2019 – 2022 FIRMINFRA on land valuation and real estate activities of infrastructure managers in the Paris City-region. Project coordinated by Juliette Maulat and funded by the LabEx Dynamites


2021-2022 : Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne

  • Careers and Projects, Master in Urban Planning, 2nd year (14h)
  • Seminar “Planning and Transportation”, Master in Urban Planning, 1st year (4h)
  • Urban Studies, Bachelor in Geography, 3rd year (24h)

2020-2021 : Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne

  • Urban Studies, Bachelor in Geography, 3rd year (24h)

2019-2020 : Sorbonne Université

  • Quantitative survey techniques, Bachelor in Geography, 3rd year (39h)


Master thesis co-direction

2020 – 2021 “Public policies for bike-train intermodality in the suburban areas of the Paris City-region”, Master in Urban Planning (1st year), Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne. Co-directed with Juliette Maulat


Journal articles

PEDRO, M., 2020, “Towards the abandonment of active land policy? Evolutions of Land-Value Capture in the Netherlands”, Foncier en Débatsinfos en ligne

Oral communications

PEDRO, M., 2021, “Beyond the project: tensions and negociations on the planning of station areas. Lyon Part-Dieu & Rotterdam Central District”, Rencontres Francophones Transport Mobilité (RFTM), June 2nd – 4th, Marne-la-Vallée

FRETIGNY, J.-B., MAGNAN, M., MAULAT, J., PEDRO, M., 2019, “The changing territoriality of Airport Managers: the Diversification of Aéroports de Paris or how a key aviation player participates in land planning”, Journée d’étude 1919-2019: 100 ans d’aviation civile et commerciale en France, Le Bourget, october 4th-5th

Administrative responsibilities

Since 2020 Elected representative of the Ph.D. students

Since 2020 Member of the “Financing Clean Air” project Early Career Network committee