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

MArc, AA Diploma (Masters), The Architetcural Association, School of Architecture, United Kingdom
BArc, Bachelor of Arts in Architecture, University of Manchester, United Kingdom

Professional experience

Head at American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates(2017 - Present)
Professor at American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates(2017 - Present)
Associate Professor at American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates(2007 - 2017)
Assistant Professor at American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates(2001 - 2007)
Principal at George Katodrytis Architects, Cyprus(1994 - 2001)
Course Director and Professor at Frederick College, Cyprus(1999 - 2001)
Unit Master / Professor at The Architectural Association, United Kingdom(1987 - 1995)
Partner at GK Architecture Design, United Kingdom(1989 - 1994)
Job Architect at Trevor Horne Architects, United Kingdom(1988 - 1989)
Job Architect at BDP, United Kingdom(1988 - 1988)
Architect at Michael Hopkins and Partners, United Kingdom(1986 - 1987)
Architect at Bernard Tschumi Architects, France(1985 - 1986)

Memberships

Founding and committee member of the Open Source Architecture (OSA), humanitarian initiative group, Dubai, 2009-present, 2009 - present
Corporate member of the RIBA (Royal Institute of British Architects), United Kingdom, 1996 - present
Elected member of the RIBA Gulf Chapter Committee, July 2010, 2010 - 2016
AAUAE (Architectural Association of the UAE), UAE, 2005 - 2009
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