Curriculum Vitae

Name: Mahyar Masoudi

Present Appointment: PhD Candidate

Contact Information: 
Department of Architecture
 
School of Design and Environment
 
National University of Singapore
 
4 Architecture Drive, Singapore 117566
 

Mobile: +6590358797
E-mail: mahyar@u.nus.edu

 

 Research Areas:

·      Urban Ecology

·      Urban Morphology

·      Land Use/Cover Change

·      Urban Greening and Sustainability

·      Remote Sensing and Spatial Analysis Applications in Urban Ecological Studies

 Academic/Professional Qualifications:

·      PhD candidate, Department of Architecture, School of Design and Environment, National University of Singapore (Aug, 2013 – present)

·      M.Sc in Planning-Information Technology, Department of Urban and Regional Planning, Faculty of Built Environment, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) (2012)

·      B.Sc in Urban Planning and Design, Department of Urban Planning, Faculty of Architecture and Art, University of Guilan (2009)

 Awards/Honours:

·      NUS Research Scholarship, National University of Singapore (Aug 2013 – present)

·      Best Student Award for Excellent Academic Achievements (M.Sc), Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (Oct, 2012)

·      Graduate Assistantship (GA) Scheme Award, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (Feb – June 2013)

·      Graduate Assistantship (GA) Scheme Award, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (Feb – June 2012)

 Career History:

·      PhD Researcher, Centre for Advanced Studies in Architecture (CASA), School of Design and Environment, National University of Singapore (Aug, 2013 – present)

·      Guest Lecturer, Measuring Greenery in Cities via Remote Sensing Techniques and

Landscape Metrics, Urban Greening: Technologies and Techniques Course, Master of Landscape Architecture (MLA), National University of Singapore (Jan, 2015)

·      Teaching Assistant, The Application of GIS in Planning Course, Master of Urban and Regional Planning, Department of Urban and Regional Planning, Faculty of Built Environment, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (Feb – June 2013)

·      Teaching Assistant, Land Use Planning Course, Department of Urban and Regional Planning, Faculty of Built Environment, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (Feb – June 2015)

·      Co-Founder and Editor, Electronic Journal of Abadnameh: Urban Planning and Design (in Persian) (2012 – 2014)

·      Transport Planner, Parsomash Consulting Engineers, Tehran, Iran (2008 – 2009)

·      Research Assistant, Joint Research Project of University of Guilan and Technical University of Berlin 

 

Administrative Leadership:

·      Representative of Graduate Students of the School of Design and Environment of NUS to the Graduate Leader’s Dialogue (2015 – present)

·      President of Centre for Advanced Studies in Architecture (CASA), School of Design and Environment, National University of Singapore (Oct 2015 – present)

·      Vice-President of Centre for Advanced Studies in Architecture (CASA), School of Design and Environment, National University of Singapore (Jan 2014 – Oct 2015)

 Major Publications (Maximum of 3):

·      Masoudi, M. (2012) ‘Green Space Assessment based on Landscape Ecology Principles for Biodiversity Conservation in Iskandar Malaysia, M.Sc Thesis, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia

·      Fathejalali, A. and Masoudi, M. (2011) ‘Corridor Plans: An Opportunity to Develop Low Carbon Open Spaces Network – The Case Study in Tehran, Iran’ 47th ISOCARP Congress, Wuhan, China

 

 Updated: 3 December 2015