President

Prof. Dr. Oya Atalay Franck is an architect, architectural historian and academician. She is the Director of the School of Architecture, Design and Civil Engineering at ZHAW Zurich University of Applied Sciences in Winterthur, Switzerland. She studied architecture at Middle East Technical University METU in Ankara and at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute RPI in Troy, NY, USA. She received her PhD from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology ETH in Zurich. She acts as an expert in various scientific bodies, a.o. the Swiss National Foundation of Research (SNF) and The Research Foundation Flanders (FWO), as well as in peer review committees and in quality audits.

email
oya.atalay@zhaw.ch

telephone
+41 58 934 7650

fax
+41 58 935 7650

website
ZHAW: Architektur, Gestaltung und Bauingenieurwesen

address
Tössfeldstrasse 11
CH-8401 Winterthur, Switzerland

Latest message

September 04, 2017

A Message of the New President

Dear members of EAAE, dear colleagues and friends I am extremely honored to have been elected as next president of EAAE by its general assembly. This is a huge privilege, but also a very big responsibility, which I can only hope to fulfill. As you certainly can imagine, with most new challenges, one is only partially aware of what to expect, of the challenges to be faced. I have tremendous respect of the task before me, and I will give…

Former EAAE Presidents

2013-2015
Karl Otto Ellefsen
The Oslo School of Architecture and Design,
Oslo, Norway
2012-2013
Urs Hirschberg
Technische Universität Graz,
Graz, Austria
2010-2012
Stefano Musso
Università degli Studi di Genova,
Genova, Italy
2008-2010
Francis Nordemann
ENSA de Paris-Belleville,
Paris, France
2005-2008
Per Olaf Fjeld
The Oslo School of Architecture and Design,
Oslo, Norway
2003-2005
James Horan
Dublin School of Architecture,
Dublin, Ireland
2000-2003
Herman Neuckermans
KU Leuven,
Leuven, Belgium
1997-2000
Constantin Spiridonidis
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki,
Thessaloniki, Greece
1995-1997
Pierre von Meiss
École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne,
Lausanne, Switzerland
1994-1995
Hentie Louw
Newcastle University,
Newcastle, United Kingdom
1991-1994
Jean-François Mabardi
Université catholique de Louvain,
Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium
1987-1991
Nils Ole Lund
Aarhus School of Architecture,
Aarhus, Denmark
1984-1986
Peter Jockusch
Universität Stuttgart,
Stuttgart, Germany
1982-1984
Age Van Randen
Delft University of Technology,
Delft, Netherlands
1979-1982
Herbert Kramel
ETH Zurich,
Zurich, Switzerland
1975-1979
Hans Haenlein
Polytechnic of the South Bank,
London, United Kingdom