Dr. Roberto I. Castillo Melo | American University of Sharjah

Profile

Teaching areas

Architectural and Urban Design studios; architectural theory and housing issues.

Research areas

Architectural design and typologies. housing design and policies, urban planning and design, modern architecture in the global south, and climate-responsive design.

Education

PhD, Architecture, The University of Kansas, United States, 2015
MA, Architecture, The University of Kansas, United States, 2013
MS, Urban Design, Design Track, Urban Design, Venezuela, 2007
BArc, Architecture, Universidad Central Venezuela, Venezuela, 1995

Professional experience

Lecturer, Architecture, The University of Kansas, Kansas, United States, 2015 - 2018
Urban Designer, InSIte Planning LLC, Kansas, United States, 2015 - 2018
Gta, Architecture, The University of Kansas, Kansas, United States, 2012 - 2015
Principal, De Freitas + Castillo Arquitectos, Venezuela, 2004 - 2010
Profesor Agregado (equivalent To Associate Professor), School Of Architecture And Planning, Central University, Caracas, Venezuela, 1998 - 2010
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