Profile

Teaching areas

Architetcural design, digital media and scripting, representation, Theory and Criticism.

Research areas

Contemporary architecture and urbanism of the Gulf city as it has evolved in the 21st century, digital technology and scripting as tools for establishing new formal and performative models in architecture; studio design processes and representation; humanitarian regional projects.

Education

MA, Architectural Association, School of Architecture, London, UK, 1985.
Bachelor of Arts in Architecture, University of Manchester, UK 1983.

Professional experience

Head of the Department of Architecture, College of Architecture, Art and Design, American University of Sharjah, UAE Sep, 2017 - present
Professor of Architecture, American University of Sharjah, Sharjah, UAE Aug, 2017 - present
Associate Professor of Architecture, American University of Sharjah, Sharjah, UAE Aug, 2007 - Jul, 2017
Assistant Professor of Architecture, American University of Sharjah, Sharjah, UAE Aug, 2001 - Jul, 2007
Principal, George Katodrytis Architects, Nicosia, Cyprus Aug, 1994 - Sep, 2001

Memberships

Founding and committee member of the Open Source Architecture (OSA), humanitarian initiative group, Dubai, 2009-present RIBA (The Royal Institute of British Architects) member, RIBA Gulf Chapter Committee member,Cyprus Technical Chamber - Architects’ Registration Council member,Founding member of the AAUAE (Architectural Association in the UAE), Founding member of the Open Source Arc (Humanitarian architecture, UAE).

Contact

gkatodrytis@aus.edu
+971 6 515 2839