Dr Elisa Palazzo

Elisa Palazzo
Senior Lecturer
School of Architecture and Built Environment
Faculty of the Professions

Elisa is an Architect/Urbanist and Landscape Architect with a PhD in Urban Design, Regional and Environmental Planning.
She is a Senior Lecturer in Urban Design and Landscape Planning and the Director of the Urban Ecosystem-design Lab in the Faculty of the Professions at the University of Adelaide.

Contract Professor at the Universities of Florence and Pisa, Italy (2006/2010), she has been Visiting Professor and Research Scholar at the School of Architecture of Tsinghua University, Beijing, P.R.C. (2012/2013), until she moved to Adelaide. She has been cooperating with UNESCO in Yemen, Palestine and Mongolia. As UNDP/UNESCO International Consultant she has been the Scientific Coordinator of the Bethlehem Area and Conservation Management Plan in the occupied Palestinian territories, from 2007 to 2010. Elisa is the co-founder of studiostudio architettiurbanisti, a Swiss-Italian architecture and planning office, and in the role of Principal Architect she was involved in several architectural, urban design and landscape projects, in Europe, Middle East and P.R.C.

Dr Elisa Palazzo

Elisa is an Architect/Urbanist and Landscape Architect with a PhD in Urban Design, Regional and Environmental Planning.
She is a Senior Lecturer in Urban Design and Landscape Planning and the Director of the Urban Ecosystem-design Lab in the Faculty of the Professions at the University of Adelaide.

Contract Professor at the Universities of Florence and Pisa, Italy (2006/2010), she has been Visiting Professor and Research Scholar at the School of Architecture of Tsinghua University, Beijing, P.R.C. (2012/2013), until she moved to Adelaide. She has been cooperating with UNESCO in Yemen, Palestine and Mongolia. As UNDP/UNESCO International Consultant she has been the Scientific Coordinator of the Bethlehem Area and Conservation Management Plan in the occupied Palestinian territories, from 2007 to 2010. Elisa is the co-founder of studiostudio architettiurbanisti, a Swiss-Italian architecture and planning office, and in the role of Principal Architect she was involved in several architectural, urban design and landscape projects, in Europe, Middle East and P.R.C.

Elisa is a member of the Sustainable Built Environment Research Group and China-Australia Sustainable Research Unit. Her research interests include:

Climate sensitive cities, Water sensitive cities and landscapes. Water management in urban and peri-urban areas with relation to flooding and urban heat islands prevention; Public space regeneration, urban design and local economic development in regional areas; Sharing economy and urban landscapes transitions; Landscape design for urban regeneration and renewal; Urban ecosystem design. Sustainable mobility corridors and green infrastructures in public space design; The relationship between water, agricultural biodiversity and landscape systems. Sub-urban landscapes and peri-urban agriculture, urban agriculture and urban farming, working cultural landscapes.

Appointments

Date Position Institution name
2014 Senior Lecturer School of Architecture & Built Environment, University of Adelaide
2012 - 2013 Visiting Professor and Research Scholar School of Architecture of Tsinghua University
2011 - 2012 Chief Architect and Planner Turenscape Design Institute
2009 - 2010 Visiting Professor International School “CampusLucca”, University of Pisa and Pavia
2007 - 2010 UNDP/UNESCO International Consultant and Scientific Coordinator UNESCO Ramallah Office
2006 - 2010 Contract Professor Faculty of Architecture, University of Florence
1997 Co-founder and Principal Architect studiostudio architettiurbanisti

Awards and Achievements

Date Type Title Institution Name Amount
2017 Executive Dean's Award for excellence in teaching 2017 University of Adelaide, Faculty of the Professions
2014 Associate Professor level within the sector Urban Design and Regional Planning (08/F1), Italian National Scientific Qualification
2014 Associate Professor level within the sector Architectural Design (08/D1), Italian National Scientific Qualification
2014 Second Prize - Architecture and the city - Innovation and urban quality Award, Ferrara Italy
2014 Winner - Urban spaces and landscape - Florence Territory Architectural Award
2013 20 best social housing projects realized in Europe - Ugo Rivolta European Architecture Award
2013 Winner - Design for all - Innovation and urban quality Award, Ferrara Italy
2011 Participatory design of public space Award, Historic Town section - 1st Urban Public Space Biennial, INU Rome Italy
2010 Tuscany Eco-efficiency Award - Tuscany Region, Italy
2007 Winner - Naturalistic and sensory paths inside a WWF Park - Design competition. Municipality of Anversa degli Abruzzi, Italy
2004 Winner - River Arno Park - Design competition. Municipality of San Giovanni Valdarno, Italy
2003 Winner - Pedestrian safe ways for children in the historic core of Florence - Design competition. Municipality of Florence, Italy
2002 Honourable mention - Michelangiolo Camping Ground rearrangement - Ideas competition. Municipality of Florence, Italy
2002 Finalist - Rehabilitation of the FIAT Belfiore Area in Florence - International restricted design competition. Municipality of Florence, Italy
2001 Finalist - Social housing in Masiano - Design competition. Municipality of Pistoia, Italy
2001 Finalist - Social housing in Masiano - Design competition, Municipality of Pistoia, Italy
2001 Shortlisted - In between cities - architectural dynamics and new urbanity - Europan 6 international competition
2001 Second prize - The Third Door at the Parterre - International design competition, Municipality of Florence, Italy
2000 Finalist - Squares and public spaces landscape design - International restricted design competition, Municipality of Zollikon, Switzerland
1999 Winner - Peter Joseph Lenné Award - International landscape design award, Land Berlin, Germany
1999 Winner - New housing landscape, Travel and proximity - Europan 5 international competition
1998 Winner - Social housing for young families - Design competition, Prato Public Housing Department, Italy
1997 Winner - Urban Park and facilities refurbishment - Design competition, Municipality of Soleto, Italy
1996 Winner - Constructing the town upon the town - Europan 4 international competition

Language Competencies

Language Competency
English Can read, write, speak, understand spoken and peer review
French Can read, speak and understand spoken
Italian Can read, write, speak, understand spoken and peer review
Portuguese Can read, write, speak and understand spoken
Spanish; Castilian Can read and understand spoken

Education

Date Institution name Country Title
2003 - 2006 Faculty of Architecture, University of Florence Italy PhD in Urban Design, Regional and Environmental Planning
1994 Faculty of Architecture, University of Florence Italy Master of Science in Architecture

Postgraduate Training

Date Title Institution Country
2007 - 2008 Post-doctoral Research Fellow University of Florence, Faculty of Architecture, Urban and Regional Planning Department Italy

Certifications

Date Title Institution name Country
2015 Registered Member Australian Institute of Landscape Architects AILA Australia
2014 Associate Professor in Architectural and Urban Design Italian National Scientific Qualification Italy
2014 Associate Professor in Urban and Regional Planning and Design Italian National Scientific Qualification Italy
1996 Registered Member Architects and Planners Association, Florence Italy Italy

Research Interests

Architecture, Built Environment and Design, Climate Change Processes, Community Planning, Conservation and Biodiversity, Design Innovation, Ecological Impacts of Climate Change, Heritage and Cultural Conservation, Italian Language, Land Use and Environmental Planning, Landscape Architecture, Landscape Ecology, Transport Planning, Urban and Regional Planning, Urban and Regional Studies, Urban Design, Water Treatment Processes

Journals

Year Citation
2015 Palazzo, E. & Pelucca, B. (2015). La progettazione urbana ecologica per il paesaggio d’acqua della Eco/Smart City di Wuhan = Ecological urban design for the waterscape of the Wuhan Eco/Smart City. Paesaggio Urbano: Urban Design, 24, 1, 66-79.
2014 Palazzo, E. & Pelucca, B. (2014). Agopuntura urbana. Opere: rivista toscana di architettura, Suppl. 38, 68-73.
2012 Palazzo, E. & Pelucca, B. (2012). Affordable dwellings for young families. TheArchHive, Online, -.
2011 Palazzo, E. (2011). A sustainable mobility network for children in the Oltrarno quarter. The Terrace, 8, 48-53.
2009 Palazzo, E. (2009). Una strategia di intervento per punti: la riqualificazione dello spazio pubblico del quartiere Oltrarno a Firenze attraverso i microprogetti del Pedibus. Esempi di Architettura, online, 1-5.
2008 Palazzo, E. (2008). Préverdissement, Prépaysagement. P. Baldeschi & D. Poli (Eds.). Contesti. Città. Territori. Progetti, 2008, 1, 97-102.
2007 Palazzo, E. (2007). L’oro di Napoli: una ricerca difficile. M. Massa (Ed.). Contesti. Citta. Territori. Progetti, 2007, 2, 93-97.
2007 Palazzo, E. (2007). L’ordine di costruzione della città: la Spina 3 ed il parco della Dora a Torino. Macramé, 1, 73-78. 10.1400/73733
2007 Palazzo, E. & Pelucca, B. (2007). Alloggi per giovani coppie a Tavola. Firenze Architettura - Quaderni, 9, Suppl 1, 37-37.
2004 Palazzo, E. (2004). Residenze "speciali" per giovani e anziani. Publisher (Ed.). Doc Toscana: pensieri e fatti di qualità per l'Europa delle regioni : rivista trimestrale di discussioni e confronti, 4, 11, 35-37.
2002 Palazzo, E. & Pelucca, B. (2002). Promenade an den Zirtronengarten von Cruillas = Promenade along citrus orchards at Cruillas. R. Schaefer (Ed.). TOPOS: European Landscape Magazine, 30, 35-38.
1997 Palazzo, E. & Pelucca, B. (1997). Catania: progetto vincitore. Edilizia Popolare, 48, 246/247, 78-81.

Books

Year Citation
2012 Palazzo, E. & Pelucca, B. (2012). Alloggi per giovani coppie - Istruzioni per l'uso. Italy: Alinea.
2010 Palazzo, E. (2010). Il paesaggio nel progetto urbanistico. Italy: Il Prato Publishing House.
2009 E. Palazzo (Ed.) (2009). Recupero urbano nelle città storiche del Territorio palestinese occupato = Rehabilitation planning in the historical towns of the occupied Palestinian territory. Saonara, Italy: Il Prato, Saonara, Italy.
2008 M. Morandi, E. Palazzo & B. Pelucca (Eds.) (2008). Materiali per il progetto urbano. Saonara, Italy: Il Prato, Saonara, Italy.

Book Chapters

Year Citation
2012 Bentivegna, V., Di Pietro, G. F., Palazzo, E., Pelucca, B., Serrini, G, & Zagaglia, C., (2012). Guidelines for the Conservation and Rehabilitation of the Historic Towns of Bethlehem, Beit Jala and Beit Sahour. In G. Serrini, G. F. Antonelli & C. Zagaglia (Eds.), Bethlehem Area Conservation and Management Plan: The Plan as an Alphabet (pp. 67-101). Paris, France: United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization.
2012 Bentivegna, V., Di Pietro, G. F., Palazzo, E., Pelucca, B., Serrini, G. & Zagaglia, C. (2012). Charter on the safeguarding of Palestinian historic towns and urban landscapes (The Bethlehem Charter-2008). In G. Serrini, G. F. Antonelli & C. Zagaglia (Eds.), Bethlehem Area Conservation and Management Plan: The Plan as an Alphabet (pp. 63-65). Paris, France: UNESCO.
2012 Bentivegna, V., Di Pietro, G. F., Palazzo, E., Pelucca, B., Serrini, G. & Zagaglia, C. (2012). Project background: a summary. In G. Serrini, G. F. Antonelli & C. Zagaglia (Eds.), Bethlehem Area Conservation and Management Plan: The Plan as an Alphabet (pp. 40-47). Paris, France: UNESCO.
2012 Palazzo, E. (2012). Landscape, settlement matrices and urban transformations in Bethlehem. In G. Serrini, G. F. Antonelli & C. Zagaglia (Eds.), Bethlehem Area Conservation and Management Plan: The Plan as an Alphabet (pp. 125-141). Paris, France: United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization.
2012 Bentivegna, V., Serrini, G., Palazzo, E., Pelucca, B., Di Pietro, G. F. & Zagaglia, C. (2012). From the BACMP final report. In G. Serrini, G. F. Antonelli & C. Zagaglia (Eds.), Bethlehem Area Conservation and Management Plan - The Plan as an Alphabet (pp. 38-40). Paris, France: UNESCO.
2009 Palazzo, E. (2009). La salvaguardia del patrimonio antropico e naturale Palestinese: pratiche di resistenza culturale e nuovi paradigmi ambientali. In E. Palazzo (Ed.), Rehabilitation planning in the historical towns of the occupied Palestinian territory (pp. 9-13). Saonara, Italy: Il Prato Publishing House.
2009 Palazzo, E. (2009). Learning by doing: teaching urban planning through surveys. In E. Palazzo (Ed.), Rehabilitation planning in the historical towns of the occupied Palestinian territory (pp. 61-67). Saonara, Italy: Il Prato Publishing House.
2009 Palazzo, E. (2009). Matrici insediative e trasformazioni urbane nel centro storico di Betlemme. In E. Palazzo (Ed.), Rehabilitation planning in the historical towns of the occupied Palestinian territory (pp. 113-123). Saonara, Italy: Il Prato Publishing House.
2008 Palazzo, E. (2008). Lo spazio dell'ordinario: i parcheggi come luogo di sperimentazione per la città. In M. Morandi, E. Palazzo & B. Pelucca (Eds.), Materiali per il progetto urbano (pp. 53-57). Saonara, Italy: Il Prato Publishing House.
2008 Palazzo, E. & Pelucca, B. (2008). Fiume di pietra. In F. Fabbrizzi (Ed.), Topografie: Linguaggi di architettura ambientale (pp. 254-263). Florence, Italy: Alinea Editrice.
2008 Palazzo, E. (2008). Il Progetto per il Pedibus a Firenze. In (pp. 100-105). Il Prato Publishing House.
2006 Palazzo, E. (2006). La forma dell’acqua. Il margine atlantico e fluviale a Porto. In M. Massa (Ed.), Passeggiate lungo molti mari (pp. 283-289). Florence, Italy: Maschietto Editore.
2004 Palazzo, E. & Pelucca, B. (2004). Studiostudio. In E. Martera & E. Parigi (Eds.), Concorso di progettazione per il recupero dell’ex-area Fiat in viale Belfiore a Firenze (pp. 100-113). Florence, Italy: Vallecchi Editore.
1999 Palazzo, E. & Pelucca, B. (1999). Spiellandschaft auf der Bundesgartenschau 2001 Potsdam. In A. Ohl (Ed.), Peter-Joseph-Lenné-Preis 1999 (pp. 14-17). Berlin, Germany: Peter-Joseph-Lenné-Preis.
1999 Palazzo, E. & Pelucca, B. (1999). Lungoverde. In Publisher (Ed.), Europan 5 : risultati Europei (pp. 186-187). Paris, France: Europan.
1997 Palazzo, E., Pelucca, B., Formosi, M. & Saracino, A. (1997). Un parco sulla lava. In Publisher (Ed.), Europan 4: risultati Europei (pp. 280-281). Paris, France: Europan.

Conference Papers

Year Citation
2017 Palazzo, E. & Wan, N. (2017). Regenerating urban areas through climate sensitive urban design. International Conference on Architecture and Built Environment ICABE 2016. Kuala Lumpur Malaysia.
2016 Grabasch, G., , Hayter, J., & Palazzo, E. (2016). Country as Garden. Tasting the Landscape, 53rd IFLA World Congress. Turin, Italy.
2013 Palazzo, E. (2013). Landscape management and traditional knowledge for communities sustainable development. Culture & Development Forum. Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia.
2005 Palazzo, E. (2005). Pedibus. La città e la pedonalità dei bambini. Florence, Italy.

Conference Items

Year Citation
2014 Palazzo, E. (2014). Il centro della eco/smart city di Wuhan: un nuovo approccio alla progettazione delle eco-città in Cina. XVII Conferenza Nazionale SIU, L'urbanistica italiana nel mondo. Milano.

Report for External Bodies

Year Citation
2017 Bardsley, D., Palazzo, E., Wiseman, N. & Stringer, R., (2017). The roles of agricultural biodiversity in the McLaren Vale landscape, Government of South Australia, Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources, Adelaide,
2016 Bardsley, D. K., Palazzo, E., Wiseman, N. D. & Stringer, R., (2016). A Heritage of Innovation: Agrobiodiversity in the McLaren Vale landscape, South Australia,
2016 Wiseman, N., Palazzo, E. & Bardsley, D. K., (2016). Mount Lofty Ranges World Heritage Bid: Gaps in GIS data mapping and recommendations for future research,
2016 Bardsley, D. K., Palazzo, E., Wiseman, N. & Stringer, R., (2016). Evaluations of biodiversity across an agrarian landscape: the example of the McLaren Vale, South Australia,
2016 Bardsley, D. K., Palazzo, E., Wiseman, N. & Stringer, R.,, (2016). Mount Lofty Ranges World Heritage Bid: Final Report,

Original Creative Works

Year Citation
2014 Palazzo, E. & Pelucca, B., (2014). Innovation and Urban Quality Award - 9th Edition, 2nd prize, Italy, Innovation and Urban Quality Award,
2014 Palazzo, E. & Pelucca, B., (2014). Florence Territory Architecture Award – Urban spaces and landscape award, 1st prize, Florence, Italy, Fondazione Professione Architetto,
2013 Palazzo, E. & Pelucca, B., (2013). Innovation and Urban Quality Award - 8th Edition, Design for All Special Prize, Italy, Innovation and Urban Quality Award,
2013 Palazzo, E., Pelucca, B. & 李, �. �. �., (2013). Ecological and Smart city in Wuhan Economic and Technological Development Zone, Wuhan, China, Municipality of Wuhan,
2012 Palazzo, E. & Pelucca, B,, (2012). Low Cost housing for young families by Studiostudio, Prato, Italy,
2012 Bentivegna, V., Di Pietro, G. F., Palazzo, E., Pelucca, B., Serrini, G. & Zagaglia, C., (2012). A tool for urban rehabilitation. Atlas of Bethlehem, Beit Jala and Beit Sahour, Paris, France, United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization,
2012 Palazzo, E. & Pelucca, B., (2012). Residential settlement dedicated to young couples, elderly, disabled, Prato, Italy, Prato Public Housing Department,
2011 Palazzo, E. & Pelucca, B., (2011). Participatory design of public space Award, 3rd prize, Rome, Italy, 1st Urban Public Space Biennial, INU National Institute of Urban Planning,
2010 Palazzo, E. & Pelucca, B., (2010). Bethlehem Area Conservation and Management Plan, Bethlehem, Beit Jala and Beit Sahour; Palestinian Territories, UNESCO Ramallah Office,
2010 Palazzo, E. & Pelucca, B., (2010). Tuscany Eco-efficiency Award, honourable mention, Italy, Tuscany Region,
2009 Palazzo, E. & Pelucca, B., (2009). URBAN ACUPUNCTURE: public space regeneration through the 'Pedibus' micro-projects in the Oltrarno quarter in Florence, Florence, Italy, Municipality of Florence,
2007 Palazzo, E. & Pelucca, B., (2007). Naturalistic and sensory paths inside the Gole del Sagittario WWF Park - Ideas competition, 1st prize, Anversa degli Abruzzi, Italy, Nature Reserve and WWF Park "Gole Del Sagittario",
2004 Palazzo, E. & Pelucca, B., (2004). VERUM “River Arno Park” in San Giovanni Valdarno - Ideas competition, honourable mention, San Giovanni Valdarno, Italy, Municipality of San Giovanni Valdarno, Italy,
2002 Palazzo, E. & Pelucca, B., (2002). Rehabilitation of the FIAT Belfiore Area in Florence - International restricted competition, finalist, Florence, Italy, Municipality of Florence,
2001 Palazzo, E. & Pelucca, B., (2001). The Third Door at the Parterre - international competition, 2nd prize, Florence, Italy, Municipality of Florence,
2000 Palazzo, E. & Pelucca, B., (2000). Squares and public spaces, Zollikon - International limited competition, finalist, Zollikon, Switzerland, Municipality of Zollikon,
1999 Palazzo, E. & Pelucca, B., (1999). New housing landscape, Travel and proximity - Europan 5 international competition, 1st prize, Palermo , Italy, Europan,
1999 Palazzo, E. & Pelucca, B., (1999). Peter Joseph Lenné Award - International landscape award, 1st prize, Potsdam,Germany, Peter Joseph Lenné, Senate of Berlin,
1998 Palazzo, E. & Pelucca, B., (1998). 50 dwellings for young couples in Tavola - Project competition, 1st prize, Prato, Italy, Prato Public Housing Department,
1997 Palazzo, E., Pelucca, B., Saracino, A. & Formosi, M., (1997). Conversion of a market in an auditorium - Open competition, 1st prize, Soleto, Italy, Municipality of Soleto,
1996 Palazzo, E. & Pelucca, B., (1996). Constructing the town upon the town - Europan 4 international competition, 1st prize, Catania , Italy, Europan,

Recorded/Rendered Creative Works

Year Citation
2011 Palazzo, E. & Pelucca, B.; (2011); Urban acupuncture in Florence; Florence, Italy;
2011 Palazzo, E. & Pelucca, B.; (2011); Agopuntura urbana quale strategia di riqualificazione dello spazio pubblico del centro di Firenze; Florence, Italy;

Curated or Produced Public Exhibition or Events

Year Citation
2001 Palazzo, E. & Pelucca, B.; (2001); New Italian Blood Travelling Exhibition; Pecci Museum Prato; “City Symphony”, Pecci Museum;
2000 Palazzo, E. & Pelucca, B.; (2000); New Italian Blood Travelling Exhibition, SESV Florence; 5° International Festival Architecture in Video, SESV;

Internet Publications

Year Citation
2014 Palazzo, E. & Pelucca, B.; (2014); Social housing for young couples;
2013 Palazzo, E. & Pelucca, B.; (2013); Affordable Housing in Tuscany;
2013 Palazzo, E. & Pelucca, B.; (2013); Intervention by spot-projects: urban acupuncture as a public space regeneration strategy;
2013 Palazzo, E. & Pelucca, B.; (2013); Shortlist of the Ugo Rivolta European Social Housing Award 2013;
2012 Palazzo, E. & Pelucca, B.; (2012); Low-cost housing for young families;
2012 Palazzo, E. & Pelucca, B.; (2012); Prato. Alloggi per giovani coppie;
2012 Palazzo, E. & Pelucca, B.; (2012); Alloggi low-cost per giovani famiglie;
2012 Palazzo, E. & Pelucca, B.; (2012); Affordable Housing in Prato;
2012 Palazzo, E. & Pelucca, B.; (2012); Social housing for young families;
2011 Palazzo, E. & Pelucca, B.; (2011); Pedibus. Intervention by spot-projects: urban acupuncture as a public space regeneration strategy;
2011 Palazzo, E. & Pelucca, B.; (2011); Pedibus di Firenze premiato come motore di riqualificazione dello spazio pubblico;
2005 Palazzo, E. & Pelucca, B.; (2005); VERUM;

2016

Co-Chief Investigator – Water sensitive cities: Holistic applications of Stormwater Management.

Funded by Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) and Research University Grant (GUP), Kuala Lumpur (MYR10K)

 

2016

Co-Chief Investigator – Study for setting up a research centre on Urban Design and Cities.

Funded by University of Adelaide, Faculty of Professions, Cluster Evolution Support Fund ($10K).

 

2016

Chief Investigator and Course coordinator – Interdisciplinary Joint Urban Design studio

Funded by Academic Consortium 21 (AC21), Special Project Fund 2016 and Beacon Global Learning Experience, University of Adelaide (US$10K+ $5K).

 

2016

Chief Investigator – Grant to foster relationship with ENSA Strasbourg

Funded by University of Adelaide, Faculty of Professions, Priority Partners Institution Grant ($10K)

 

2016

Chief Investigator and Course coordinator – Port Augusta Urban Design studio

Funded by Indigenous Course Enrichment Fund of the Office of the Deputy Vice-Chancellor & Vice-President of the University of Adelaide ($4K).

 

2015/2016

Co-Chief Investigator - Evaluation of bio-cultural diversity across an agrarian landscape: the example of the McLaren Vale, South Australia.

Project co-funded by South Australia Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources (DEWNR), Faculty of Professions University of Adelaide, Council of Onkaparinga and McLaren Vale Grape and Wine Tourism Association (Cat.2 $50K).

 

2015/2016

Co-Chief Investigator - Public space, social complexity and sustainable urban regeneration in Port Augusta.

Funded by University of Adelaide, Faculty of Professions, Interdisciplinary Research Fund ($21K).

 

2015

Chief Investigator - Study for setting up the Urban Ecosystem-Design Lab.

Funded by University of Adelaide, Faculty of Professions, Cluster Evolution Support Fund ($12K).

 

2015

Chief Investigator and Course coordinator – Port Augusta Urban Design studio

Funded by Indigenous Course Enrichment Fund of the Office of the Deputy Vice-Chancellor & Vice-President of the University of Adelaide ($2.8K)

 

2014/2015

Chief Investigator – Grant to foster relationship with IPB Agriculture University Bogor, Indonesia

Funded by University of Adelaide, Faculty of Professions, Priority Partners Institution Grant ($10K)

Course coordinator of:

2015 to date - URBAN ECOSYSTEM-DESIGN LAB – Master of Landscape Architecture and Architecture.  The Lab is a research centre that works in between teaching and research in cooperation with the industry, local government and community. http://www.urbanecodesignlab.org/

2016/2018 - Interdisciplinary Joint Urban Design Studio (IJUD) in Strasbourg, France – Master of Landscape Architecture and Architecture. In cooperation with ENSA Strasbourg and CAUP Tongji (Shanghai) and with the support of Port Adelaide Council and Renewal SA, SA Government. Topic: “Sharing Economy, Urban Mobility, Inner Harbors

2015/2016 – Urban Design studio in Port Augusta, SA – Master of Landscape Architecture and Architecture.With the support of Council of Port Augusta. Topic: “Cultural diversity, public space and urban regeneration

2014/2016 - Design Studio VI – Landscape Architecture, Undergraduate Program. With the support of Port Adelaide Council and Renewal SA, SA Government. Topic: “Landscapes of Transition

PhD Principal Supervision (P) and Co-Supervision (C):

Annette Bardsley (C)

Armin Mehdipour (C)

Martin Larbi (C)

Post Docs Supervision:

Dr. Wan Nurul Mardiah Wan Mohd Rani (P)

Memberships

Date Role Membership Country
2015 - ongoing Member Australian Institute of Landscape Architects
1996 - ongoing Member OAPPC (Architects, Urban Planners and Landscape Architects Association) of Florence Italy

Board Memberships

Date Role Board name Institution name Country
2014 - ongoing Mt Lofty Ranges World Heritage bid Advisory board

Editorial Boards

Date Role Editorial Board Name Country
2009 - 2014 Consulting Editor EdA – Esempi di Architettura - ISSN 2035-7982
2003 - 2006 Editor Macramè, trame e ritagli dell’urbanistica - ISSN 1971-6249

Offices Held

Date Office Name Institution Country
2015 - ongoing Director of the Urban Ecosystem design Lab
2011 - 2012 Chief Architect at Turenscape - Beijing
1997 - ongoing Principal Architect - Studiostudio Architects and Urban Planners in Florence, Italy

Industry Partnerships

Date Engagement Type Partner Name
2017 - ongoing Consultant Department of State Development SA
2014 - ongoing Consultant Mount Lofty Ranges World Heritage Bid Consortium

Consulting/Advisories

Date Institution Department Organisation Type Country
2016 - 2016 Mt Lofty Ranges World Heritage Bid Consortium
2007 - 2010 UNDP/UNESCO
Position
Senior Lecturer
Phone
83135512
Fax
8313 4377
Campus
North Terrace
Building
Horace Lamb Building
Room Number
4 66
Org Unit
School of Architecture & Built Environment

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