Associate Chair, Department of Architecture and Interior Design
M.Arch. Urban Planning, Harvard University, USA
B.Arch. Architecture, American University of Beirut, Lebanon
Roula el-Khoury is an Assistant Professor and the Associate Chair of the Architecture and Interior Design Department at the Lebanese American University. She received her Master’s in Urban Planning from the GSD and a Bachelor in Architecture with a minor in Political Sciences from AUB. Her academic work was recognized by numerous prizes such as the Peter Cook Honorable mention, the Azar and the Areen Awards. Her research interests include topics in ‘Material Manifestation of Global Influences in the Middle East’, ‘Representation of Capital in the City’, ‘Affordable housing’, ‘Alternative Public Spaces’ and ‘Children’s Play Areas’. Roula has published her work in international journals and is the recipient of several international design competition prizes of which “Revisiting Dalieh”, the design of a Municipal headquarters in Fidar and “Think Housing”.