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Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor in Architecture, Queen's University Belfast

Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor in Architecture at Queen’s University Belfast with a PhD in Sustainable Urban Development from Trinity College Dublin (2014), a Post-graduate Certificate in Higher Education Teaching from QUB (2014), a Professional Certificate in Architectural Practice from University College Dublin (UCD) (2007), BArch from UCD (2004) and a BScArch from UCD (2001). Research expertise in codesign methods and practices for sustainable design of the built environment with findings disseminated through peer-reviewed textual publications, conferences, exhibitions, installations, buildings, workshops and events. Registered project architect who has designed and managed the construction of adaptive reuse and new build projects that promote the sustainable development agenda, including social housing, public libraries and specialist offices.

Experience

  • 2020–present
    Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor in Architecture , Queen's University Belfast
  • 2014–2020
    Lecturer/Assistant Professor in Architecture, Queen's University Belfast
  • 2013–2014
    Postdoctoral research fellow, Trinity College Dublin
  • 2009–2013
    PhD Researcher, Trinity College Dublin

Education

  • 2015 
    Queen’s University Belfast, Post-graduated Certificate in Higher Education Teaching
  • 2014 
    Trinity College Dublin, PhD
  • 2007 
    University College Dublin, Professional Certificate in Architectural Practice
  • 2004 
    University College Dublin, BArch
  • 2001 
    University College Dublin, BScArch

Publications

  • 2022
    Rewrite , Architecture Ireland
  • 2021
    Drawing on Thich Descriptions in Architectural Pedagogy, Irish Journal of Anthropology
  • 2021
    Designing Together in Covid Times, Architecture Ireland
  • 2021
    Pedagogy+ workshop: Public CoLab 2019: Tracing Belfast's water in Emerging Practices in Architectural Pedagogy, Routledge
  • 2019
    Managing and facilitating small group projects: Examples from the disciplines: Architecture in Small Group Teaching: Tutorials, Seminars and Workshops, , Routledge
  • 2018
    Public CoLab 2018: Enlivening the riverfront in Derry-Londonderry, Architecture Ireland
  • 2018
    Developing a Dialogic Design Review Process: Investigating Tools for Strengthening Multi-Directional Networks of Learning within the Design Studio, Building Material
  • 2018
    Taking design to the street: reflecting on the use of temporary urban interventions as tools for co-designing public spaces, Iterations
  • 2016
    Let the power of live projects combine, Iterations

Professional Memberships

  • Architects Registration Board
  • Fellow of the Higher Education Authority