Profile

Teaching areas

Urban Planning Studios; Plan Making; Urban Design.

Research areas

Sustainable Urbanism; EcoCities, Urban Design, Urban Theory, History of the City.

Education

BSc Arch., Universidad Javeriana, Bogotá (Colombia), 1983.
GradCert Higher Edu., University of Sydney,Sydney (Australia), 2008.
MEP, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ (USA), 1996.
PhD, University of Southern California, Los Angeles (USA), 2005.

Professional experience

American University of Sharjah, UAE, 2014-present
Texas Southern University, USA, 2012-2014
Technical University of Berlin, Berlin, 2009-2011
University of Sydney, Australia 2005-2009

Memberships

Regular Member, American Planning Association, 2011-present.

Contact

rpizarro@aus.edu
+971 6 515 2853