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  • Professor Mohsen Aboutorabi

    Professor of Architecture

    Mohsen's research interest is on the socio-cultural aspects of the built environment and how the phenomenon of globalisation is affecting the local identity of the place.

  • Jemma Browne

    Lecturer in History & Theory, Cultural Context

    Jemma teaches history and theory of Architecture across many of the courses in the School, as well as tutoring in the architectural and interior design studios. Jemma is currently completing her Doctoral research Spatial Representations of Memory and Identity in the City. Her research examines how post-industrial cities in...

  • Natalie Cole

    BA Product and Furniture Design lecturer

    Natalie is a Lecturer on the BA (hons) Product and Furniture Design programme. She currently teaches Level 4 students, as well as being the Link Tutor for Birmingham City University International College. Prior to joining the University, Natalie managed and curated the craft programme for Wolverhampton Arts and...

  • Alessandro Columbano

    Senior Lecturer / Level 6 Leader

    Alessandro is a Senior Lecturer at the Birmingham School of Architecture and Design. He also co-established and leads the Collaborative Laboratory (Co.LAB) a teaching intiative and organisation within the school that integrates teaching with practice through live projects, staff research/design and external consultancy.   ...

  • Dr Sandra Costa

    Lecturer in Landscape Architecture

    Sandra is a lecturer and researcher in landscape architecture and design with diversified experience encompassing teaching, research and professional practice. She has lectured in the UK and Portugal 
  in undergraduate and postgraduate courses. Her teaching explores current issues and challenges faced by landscapes and the...

  • Michael Dring

    Programme Director, MArch Architecture

    Mike Dring is an architect, senior lecturer, MArch programme director and researcher at the Birmingham School of Architecture and Design. He brings seven years of professional practice to his role with a track record of delivering award winning projects. He is involved in a number of emergent and established research projects...

  • Victoria Farrow

    Programme Director, BA (Hons) Architecture

    Victoria Farrow is a qualified Architect and chartered with the ARB following the completion of her studies at the University of Nottingham. She has worked in practice, both as the director of her own architectural practice and also as an employee of practices in Nottingham working in variety of different sectors. She has also...

  • Professor Christian Frost

    Oscar Naddermier Professor of Architecture / Director of History, Theory and Cultural Context / Director of Research

    Professor Frost qualified as an architect in 1990 following the completion of his studies at the University of Cambridge. He worked in practice, at home and abroad for over ten years before becoming a full time academic in 2001 when he began to research the history of the foundation of Salisbury, which has resulted in the...

  • Andrew Hilton

    Level 5 Coordinator, MArch Architecture

    Architect and Urban Designer with over 20 years practice experience in the UK, Europe, Middle East and China.  Has taught as a visiting lecturer since 2006 in multiple institutions in both UK and China and in 2016 was appointed full time Lecturer in Architecture and M.Arch year 5 leader at BCU School of Architecture and...

  • Lucas Hughes

    Programme Director, BA (Hons) Landscape Architecture

    Lucas’ focus is to promote high quality, integrated, design led processes for the creation of characterful and sensitive built environment solutions; from large scale strategic approaches involving planning, politics and society, down to the aesthetics and practicalities of detail design and construction. Holding qualifications...

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