January 2013For immediate releaseHead of Architecture appointed at Leeds Met
Leeds Metropolitan University has appointed Dr Teresa Stoppani as the newHead of Architecture.Dr Stoppani will join the School of Art, Architecture and Design on 1 February2013 from the University of Brighton where she has held the title of Reader since 2001.Professor Mohammad Dastbaz, Dean of the Faculty of Arts, Environment and
Technology at Leeds Met, commented: “
I am delighted that Dr Stoppani is joining us. She brings with her an impressive range of expertise andexperience and I am sure will be able to make a major contribution to thedevelopment of
Architecture here at Leeds Met.”
Dr Stoppani studied Architecture at the Institute of Architecture of theUniversity of Venice (IUAV) and received a PhD in Architectural and UrbanDesign from the University of Florence. She has collaborated as designconsultant with architectural practices in New York, Venice, London andMunich.She has taught architectural design and theory at the IUAV and at the Architectural Association in London and, from 2001 to 2011, she directed theMA in Architecture programme, and co-ordinated the Architecture Theorycourses, at the School of Architecture and Construction of the University of Greenwich.