Dr. Rafael Eduardo Pizarro O Byrne | American University of Sharjah

Profile

Teaching areas

Urban Planning Studios; Plan Making; Urban Design.

Research areas

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

Education

GD, Graduate Certificate In Educational Studies (higher Education)., University of Sydney, Australia, 2008
PhD, Urban Planning, University of Southern California, United States, 2005
Master, Master Of Environmental Planning (urban Design), Arizona State University, United States, 1996
BArc, Architecture (professional Degree), Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Colombia, 1983

Professional experience

Associate Professor. Coordinator, Department Of Architecture, college Of Architecture, Art & Design,master Of Urban Planning, American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, 2014 - Present
Associate Professor (urban Design), Department Of Urban Planning & Environmental Policy, school Of Public Affairs, Texas Southern University, Texas, United States, 2012 - 2014
Guest Lecturer., Universidad del Sin? (Colombia)., Colombia, 2013 - 2013
Guest Lecturer., Universidad del Sin? (Colombia)., Colombia, 2013 - 2013
Daad Visiting Professor Of Urban Design., Technical University of Berlin (TU Berlin)., 2009 - 2011
Guest Lecturer., Universidad de Santiago de Compostela (Spain)., Spain, 2011 - 2011
Guest Lecturer., Universidad de Sevilla (Spain)., Spain, 2011 - 2011
Guest Lecturer ., Universidad de Sevilla (Spain)., Spain, 2010 - 2010
Ecocity Urban Designer/planner., 2009 - 2009
Lecturer In Sustainable Urban Planning., Faculty Of Architecture, Design And Planning, Department Of Urban And Regional planning., The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia, 2005 - 2009
Guest Lecturer., Universidad de Sevilla (Spain)., Spain, 2009 - 2009
Guest Lecturer., Universidad de Sevilla (Spain)., Spain, 2009 - 2009
Lecturer And Studio Instructor., Universidad Jorge Tadeo Lozano, Cartagena, Colombia, 2003 - 2005
Research Fellow., Observatorio del Caribe Colombiano, Colombia, 2002 - 2004
Part-time Lecturer., School Of Policy, Planning, And Development., University of Southern California., United States, 2001 - 2001
Research Associate., School Of Policy, Planning, And Development,, Center for Economic Development., 2000 - 2001
Research Associate., Gateway Cities Partnership Inc., CA,, United States, 2000 - 2000
Planning Assistant., City of Culver City Planning Department., United States, 1997 - 1999
Planner I, . City of Phoenix Planning Department., United States, 1994 - 1996
Construction Quality Control Supervisor., Arizona., 1990 - 1991
Studio Instructor, School Of Architecture, Universidad de America, Bogot?, Colombia, 1990 - 1990
Part-time Lecturer, School Of Architecture, Universidad de America, Bogot?, Colombia, 1984 - 1987
Architect Site Superintendent., Bogot?, Colombia, 1983 - 1987

Memberships

American Planning Association (ID# 101159), 1 September 2011
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