Prof. Lohrberg studied landscape architecture at Hanover University and won the Peter Joseph Lenné Award in 1990. From 1994 he worked at the University of Stuttgart where he received his doctorate in 2001. In 2002 he founded the lohrberg stadtlandschaftsarchitektur practice, which focuses on the landscape architecture of regional open space. In 2009 he was appointed as professor of landscape architecture at the RWTH Aachen. He currently chairs several national and international research projects focussing on the related topics of green infrastructure and urban agriculture.