Nancy Diniz

Nancy Diniz

New York, NY, US



I am an an architect, researcher and educator. I am currently Program Director of the BSc in Building Sciences at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute School of Architecture, Troy, New York.
I am a registered architect in Portugal and in the UK, I hold a PhD and MSc from the Bartlett, UCL UK, an MSc in Urban Design from ISCTE/IUL and a Dipl Arch degree from Lusiada University, Portugal.

Before joining RPI, I held permanent teaching positions in several universities, namely in China, UK, Italy and Portugal in the areas of architecture, interior design, environmental technology and materials, interactive design and data visualization. 

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XLarch / Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University, Suzhou, CN, Associate Professor

Associate Professor
Year 3 Coordinator
Examinations Officer

Oct 2011 - current


University College London (UCL), London, GB, PhD, PhD

Jan 2004 - Sep 2012