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  • Wenbo Deng

    Doctoral Researcher

    Wenbo’s research focuses on the (re-)interpretation of ceramics architectural elements informing urban visual and cultural identities in Chinese cities. Her research is practice-based and regards the ceramics as a material and cultural element of architecture and urban space, which builds the sensory connection between city...

  • 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...

  • Huichao Feng

    Doctoral Researcher

    Huichao's research focuses on the relationship between the Mosuo (a small ethnic group in China) dwellings as ‘inhabited space’, architectural form and its evolution under the impact of cultural and social changes. Titled 'Cultural Architectural Assets: a new framework to study changes and continuity of dwellings of Mosuo...

  • Maya Jaber

    Doctoral researcher

    Born in Lebanon and immigrated to the United States at the age of 7, Maya Jaber has been a creative and social justice advocator since a young age. She has a degree in Interior Design and worked in Architectural/Design field in the US for most of her career.

  • Soha Soha

    Doctoral researcher

    Soha is a Saudi artist and academic, specialising in printmaking. She is a lecturer at King Abdulaziz University, College of Art & Design (2004 - 2011), as well as a lecturer in She at Princess Norah bin Abdulrahman University (2012 - present). Soha is interested in representing the history of Holy Ka’ba and Kiswa through...

  • Ying Sun

    Doctoral Researcher

    Ying Sun is from Qingdao. Her current research explores the square dance in urban spaces in contemporary China, which is funded by the China Scholarship Council (CSC). Supervised by Prof. Jiang Jiehong and Dr. Xiao Jieling, her research topic is ‘Square dance in Urban Spaces in Contemporary China’. In the 21st century, square...

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  • Tamadhar Alfahal (Completed): Can a set of religious principles generate innovative design solutions? Can a proposal for a curriculum for design education spark a change in perception of Islamic art and design?
  • Mai Alhasawi: A comparative analysis of the urban and social transformation of three cities in UAE; the question of identity.
  • Joseph Hawkins: Thy British Tempè – The Creation of Hagley Park (1692-1773)
  • Martha Nunez Lopez: Promoting sustainable development within higher education through innovation in the area of product design, and in the context of Mexico.
  • Jenny Peevers: What is the importance of memory and personal attachment to places and how does this impact on sense of belonging and sense of place?
  • Peter Osbourne
  • Yifeng Liao
  • Rowan Watson
  • Azam Meidangahi
  • Joseph Hawkins
  • Emma Collett