CIAV EXPERT MEMBERS
/ in alphabetical order
Abdulac, Samir / France
Cultural Heritage Planner, Chair, ICOMOS Working Group on Syria and Iraq, Expert Member, CIAV, CIVVIH & ICORP, ICOMOS France Voting Member.
Al Ani, Mohammed / International
Assistant professor of Architecture, urban design and preservation methods -Al Nahrain university, Baghdad, Iraq.
Alcindor Huelva, Monica / Portugal
PhD Architect and Anthropologist.
Azil, Cheima / International
Architect, PhD candidate, Emerging Professional.
Benkari, Naima / International
Professor of architecture in the Department of Civil and Architectural Engineering at Sultan Qaboos University, Oman.
Berggren, Kersti / Sweden
Binan, Demet / Turkey
Architectural Conservation and Conservation and Management of Architectural Heritage.
Brand, David / Norway
Conservation Architect (practical restoration projects for both the official and the private sector), former leader of NSC CIAV Norway.
Bruguerolle, Antoine / France
Cernansky, Martin / Czech Republic
National Heritage Institute; expert at rural landscape, settlements and vernacular architecture; in charge of ciav.icomos.org, icomos.cz and lidova-architektura.cz websites. ICOMOS Czech voting member.
Correia, Mariana / Portugal
Gallaecia Univ. President, and expert in World Heritage, Earthen heritage, Vernacular architecture.
Dabaieh, Marwa / Sweden
Professor of environmental and sustainable architecture, Aalborg University, Denmark; specialist in sustainable vernacular architecture.
DeCaraffe, Marc / Canada
Former CIAV President.
Dudas, Milos / Slovakia
Regional Monuments Board Zilina, Slovak Republic, main activities: wooden churches, vernacular architecture.
Dumas Yves / Canada
Edds, Graham / Australia
Principal Conservation Architect – study and site analysis of early 19th century timber rural structures.
Enev, Ivan / Bulgaria
Architect (conservation), M.A. Cultural and World Heritage, Emerging Professional, ICOMOS Bulgaria voting member.
Feiglstorfer, Hubert / Austria
Architect, Architectural Historian and Material Researcher (Associated Professor, Dipl.-Ing. Dr. techn. Dr. nat. techn.); Institute of Social Anthropology at the Austrian Academy of Sciences; teaching at Vienna University of Technology and University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna.
Flores Sasso, Virginia / Dominican Republic
Researcher and Professor at Pontificia Universidad Catolica Madre y Maestra (PUCMM) – vernacular and popular architecture, natural materials and traditional construction techniques.
Guerra, Erin / United States
Project Architect (architectural preservation), Associate Member, Emerging Professional.
Güler, Koray / Turkey
Architect, Assistant Professor, Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University (Istanbul).
Haji Sadeghi, Neda / Iran
Assistant Professor at department of Architecture, Faculty of Art and Architecture, Yazd University / My field of research is vernacular earthen architecture (with special focus on Adobe architecture).
Han, Pilwon / Korea
Jakhelln, Gisle / Norway
Architect, ICOMOS Norway voting member.
Jerome, Pamela / United States/Greece
Juvanec, Borut / Slovenia
Professor, PhD, Architect (Ljubljana University, Faculty of Architecture) Institute of Vernacular Architecture (the head), Ljubljana.
Kamyab, Kamyar / Canada
Manager at Department of Historic Conservation at Sharjah Archaeology Authority / My field of research is vernacular Persian architecture and building material.
Koc, Süheyla / Turkey
Architectural Conservation. Emerging professional.
Konola-Tuominen, Marika / Finland
Architect, M.SC.A, consultant in vernacular architecture and VERNADOC-expert.
Kovanen, Kirsti / Finland
Architect, MA (conservation), main fields: study and conservation of vernacular architecture, cultural landscapes and heritage in general.
Lewis, AM Miles / Australia
Architectural historian, conservation consultant.
Lianos, Nikolaos / Greece
Professor, Department of Architecture, Democritus University, Greece.
Lutsepp, Elo / Estonia
Art historian, head of the Centre of Rural Architecture at Estonian Open Air Museum.
Mahdy , Hossam / United Kingdom
Consultant on the Conservation of Built Heritage, specializing in the heritage of the Arab Region.
Machat, Christoph / Germany
Dr., Art Historian, ICOMOS CIAV Honorary Member.
Mattila, Markku / Finland
Retired architect, VERNADOC activities.
Messeri, Beatrice / Italy
PhD, research and conservation architect.
Mileto, Camilla / Spain
Professor, Escuela Técnica Superior de Arquitectura, Universitat, Politècnica de València, Spain.
Mullane, Fidelma / Ireland
Vernacular architecture specialist; working in study, documentation and conservation of vernacular architecture; historic thatch expert. Ph.D in Vernacular Architecture Studies; Convenor Vernacular Architecture National Scientific Committee (ICOMOS) Ireland.
Mykleby, Axel / Norway
History of Architecture, Building Restoration, Conservation, Risk preparedness; Voting member for ICORP; Chairman of Norwegian Blue Shield Committee.
Nilsen, Dag / Norway
Architect, Conservation planning and design, Associate professor emeritus NTNU (Norw. University of Science and Technology, Faculty of Architecture).
Obafemi, Olukoya / Nigeria
PhD, Conservation Architect and Heritage Professional. ICOMOS Nigeria.
Oeconomopoulou, Eleni / Greece
Staff/Architect, Hellenic Ministry of Culture & Sports, Service of Contemporary Monuments & Technical Works of Attica & Islands.
Ono, Satoshi / Japan
Professor, Department of Architecture, College of Urban Science, Yokohama National University.
Oranratmanee, Rawiwan / Thailand
Architect/Associate Professor, Faculty of Architecture Chiang Mai University Thailand.
Palmqvist, Lena / Sweden
Senior advisor, up to June 2018 head of Dept at the Nordiska museet, Stockholm. Main field: Swedish Vernacular architecture.
Pecquet, Luc / France
Anthropologist, researcher at the African Words Institut (Institut des mondes africains, Imaf : CNRS‐EPHE‐EHESS‐IRD, Paris I and Aix‐Marseille University), professor at St‐Etienne national school of architecture (Ecole nationale supérieure d’architecture de St‐Etienne).
Prieto, Valeria / Mexico
Architect, ICOMOS Mexico voting member.
Prieto Vicioso, Esteban / Dominican Republic
PhD Architecture, architectural conservator, researcher, professor of vernacular and popular architecture, professor of Caribbean architecture.
Raffoul, Antoine / United Kingdom
Sananwai, Sudjit / Thailand
Architect/Assistant Professor, Rangsit University Thailand.
Sánchez Suárez, Aurelio / Mexico
Resercher Professor of the Regional Research Center, UADY; ICICH Expert Member, IIWC Expert Member.
Shao, Yong / China
Full Professor, College of Architecture and Urban Planning, Tongji University, China.
Shemdin, Gouhar / Canada
Conservation Architect, Bsc, MA, ICCROM, Consultant on Heritage Conservation.
Sinding‐Larsen, Amund / Norway
Dr., Chartered Architect.
Sjølie, Randi Berit / Norway
Retired Senior adviser in the Sami Parliament of Norway, Department of Cultural Heritage, focuses on the Architectural Heritage.
Subercaseaux, Maria Inés / Canada
Senior conservation architect, OAQ, M.Sc.A, Heritage conservation consultant, ICOMOS Canada voting member.
Tomasi, Jorge Miguel Eduardo / Argentina
Researcher on earthen vernacular architecture in the Andean area and collaborative conservation projects with local communities / CONICET – Universidad Nacional de Jujuy.
Tveitnes, Åse / Norway
Senior architect, with focus on built heritage at the Estate and facilities management division at the University of Bergen; cand.polit. in social anthropology; MA architectural heritage; Bsc building engineer.
Vadstrup, Søren / Denmark
Architect m.a.a. Associate Professor at The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, Schools of Architecture, Design and Conservation, Institute for Architecture and Culture, Master´s Programme in Cultural Heritage, Transformation and Restoration.
Vegas López-Manzanares, Fernando / Spain
Professor, Escuela Técnica Superior de Arquitectura, Universitat , Politècnica de València, Spain.
Vellinga, Marcel / United Kingdom
Professor, Oxford Brookes University.
Vlahos, Ekaterini / United States
Professor, Department of Architecture, College of Architecture and Planning, University of Colorado Denver.
Yildirim, Ege / Turkey
Heritage Planner; Cultural heritage site manager at the Historic Guild Town of Mudurnu; ICOMOS Focal point for the SDGs.
Zarate, Gerardo / Mexico
Research professor, National Polytechnic Institute Mexico; research and dissemination of vernacular heritage; realization of intervention projects in vernacular heritage.