Faculty of Architecture
Roberto Cavallo is associate professor at the Department of Architecture, Faculty of Architecture & the Built Environment of the Delft University of Technology. Since 1996 he teaches and researches at the Delft University of Technology where he is vice dean of education (since 2014) and member of the steering team of the research program ‘The Architectural Project and its Foundations’ at the Department of Architecture. He is an architect, educated at the schools of architecture of Naples and Delft, where he successfully rounded up his PhD in 2008.
After his MSc graduation in 1991 he worked for the offices of Cees Dam & Partners (Amsterdam) and Studio di Architettura (Amsterdam) where he became partner in 1996. He has been in charge of several projects in practice and he collaborated with the office of Aldo Rossi for the realization of his Dutch projects (a.o. Bonnefantenmuseum in Maastricht and Slachthuisterrein in The Hague). In 1999 he co-founded the office Studio-AI in Amsterdam.
He is member of the Architectural Research Network ARENA and editor of AJAR, Arena Journal of Architectural Research. On behalf of the Faculty / Department of Architecture, he is leading several research initiatives in The Netherlands and abroad and he is the TU Delft responsible for the International Doctorate in Architecture Villard d’Honnecourt headed by the IUAV in Venice. In 2013 he worked as senior researcher at the Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences (SASS), Centre for Urban and Regional Studies (CURS), at the Faculty of Architecture of Hong Kong University (HKU), and in 2014 at the College of Architecture & Urban Planning (CAUP) of the Beijing Technical University (BJUT). He has extensive experience in organizing and coordinating international workshops, symposia and conferences and is often member of scientific committees in international academic events in The Netherlands and abroad. His various scientific publications are ranging from the urban to the architectural project.