ZORDAN Mirna

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Biography

Mirna Zordan joined City University of Hong Kong as a Ph.D. Researcher in 2018. She is a licensed architect in Venice, Italy, where she graduated with honour in Architecture and The City at IUAV University of Venice.

In IUAV, she received a Grant from the European Social Founding (FSE) as a research fellow in architecture and urbanism, focusing on architectural design and composition and urban regeneration themes. She was part of the Teaching Staff for master’s Ateliers City and Landscape and for Wave International Workshops for several years under the mentoring of Prof. Arch. Aldo Aymonino.

In 2014 she attended a Master in Urban Development and Design (MUDD) as an exchange student at UNSW (The University of New South Wales), and she also worked as an architectural designer in a firm based in Sydney, Luigi Rosselli Architects Pty Ltd. In Australia, she worked on different urban and architectural restoration and regeneration projects, exhibitions design and alterations and additions to private housing properties.

Research Interests/Areas

Built Environment and Public Health, Urban Villages, Urban Rivers Regeneration.

Prizes/Honours

European Social Founding Grant (FSE), September 2016

Hong Kong Ph.D. Fellowship Scheme (HKPFS)-Chow Wei Ching School of Graduate Studies Entrance Scholarship, March 2018 

Certificate of Merit - Outstanding Teaching Performance, December 2018