Boštjan Kerbler

PhD, Geography

Phone: +386 (0)1 420 13 00 int. 38

Research themes

  • Housing studies
  • Real estate management
  • Demographic studies


Doctor Bostjan Kerbler is research counsellor with many years of experience in the theoretical and empirical research. Already at the time of the study he received two awards for outstanding research achievements. His specialist area of work are housing studies. He became well known as the editor in chief of the international indexed scientific journal and rose it to higher levels, for which he received many acknowledgements. He has published numerous scientific articles in peer-reviewed national and international journals. He is a member of the editorial boards of various international scientific journals, a member of the scientific committees of international scientific conferences, a member of several international professional organizations and peer-reviewer of scientific monographs and international scientific journals. He is also ranked as an associate professor. He lectures at the master's and doctoral studies at the Infrastructure and Real Estate Management Department. He is a member of the Study Commission, a member of the Commission for Quality and Evaluation, a representative of higher education teachers in the Commission for the Quality of Studies, and the President of the Disciplinary Commission. In addition to teaching he performs mentoring activity. He is an excellent organizer and motivator, and an outstanding advisor and lecturer, which is why he is highly respected and appreciated among people.

Selected current projects

  • Public space for the needs of the elderly in large housing estates in Slovenia (PUSH)
    ARRS (2020 - 2023)
  • Quality of life in the housing estates of the socialist and post-socialist era: A comparative analysis between Slovenia and Croatia (HESC)
    ARRS (2020 - 2023)
  • The Model of Quality Aging in Place in Slovenia (QAPS)
    ARRS (2017 - 2020)

Selected Achievements

  • Two Awards for outstanding research achievements
  • Editor-in-Chief of the international indexed journal (Scopus Elsevier)
  • Guest lecturer at the University of Zagreb (semester lectures)


Urban Planning institute of the Republic of Slovenia
Trnovski pristan 2
1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia

  + 386 (0)1 420 13 00
  + 386 (0)1 420 13 10


Monday to Friday: 9.00 – 13.00
Tuesdays also: 15.00 – 17.00
Summer, July–August:
Monday to Friday: 9.00 – 13.00

  + 386 (0)1 420 13 00 ext. 31


    Would you like to receive news
    about the Urban Planning Institute of RS?

    Enter your email address to subscribe!

Copyright 2024 by UIRS
Back To Top