Summit Speaker: Alpa Nawre
June 10, 2016
Assistant Professor, Landscape Architecture and Regional & Community Planning, Kansas State University
Partner, Alpa Nawre Design
Alpa Nawre is Assistant Professor in the Department of Landscape Architecture and Regional & Community Planning at Kansas State University, and Partner at her design practice, Alpa Nawre Design. Issues pertinent to the design of urban water infrastructure, and resource challenges in the context of rapidly urbanizing developing countries inform her research, teaching and practice. Her writings have been published as books chapters and in journals such as Landscape Journal, Journal of Landscape Architecture, India and JoLA. Alpa is a licensed landscape architect in Kansas, a licensed architect in India, a LEED AP, and a recipient of the inaugural Mellon Fellowship in Urban Landscape Studies at Dumbarton Oaks. She holds a Masters degree in Urban Design from Harvard University’s Graduate School of Design, a Masters in Landscape Architecture from Louisiana State University, and a Bachelor in Architecture from NIT, Raipur, India. She has worked internationally in design offices in India, USA, UAE and Switzerland and serves on the editorial board of JAE, the Journal of Architectural Education.