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Prof. Mohamed Khalid M.R

Prof. Mohamed Khalid M.R

Principal

M.Arch
More than 25 years of teaching and consultancy experience.
Graduated from SAP, Anna University completing his B.Arch in 1995 and M.Arch (General) in 1997.
Worked in Kharche & Associates and in Johnson & Associates, before joining MEASI Academy of Architecture in the year 2001.
Member of the various Syllabus Committees and the Board of Studies for affiliated colleges of the Anna University.
Conducted various FTPs on topics including ‘Disaster Risk Mitigation for the Built Environment’ , ‘Capacity Building of Architects in Earthquake Risk Management’, a Workshop on ‘CoA Minimum standards and Online Institution Management System’ to name a few.
He has been a member of CoA Inspection Committee and was a jury member for INSDAG competition at the National level.
His areas of interest include Climate Responsive Design and Earthquake Resistant Architecture.

Dr. Monsingh David Devadas

Dr. Monsingh David Devadas

Dean

M.Arch., M.T.P., Ph.D., F.I.T.P., F.I.I.A.
More than 35 years of teaching, research, extension and consultancy experience
Former Dean, SAP, Anna University, Chennai (2008-12) & (2015-17)
Chairman, Faculty of Architecture and Planning, Anna University, Chennai (2005-08) & 2012-15)
Former Estate Officer, Anna University, Chennai
Recipient of Fulbright Fellow 2012 and Rotary Fellow 1988 to U.S.A.
Received Honourable Teacher award from IIA from TN 2010
ISTE-Periyar Award – Best Architecture College Teacher 2014, Tamilnadu and Pondicherry
Served as Executive Committee Member for I.I.A-T.N and Institute of Town Planners, T.N
Served as Jury in National and State level Architectural competitions projects
Former Syndicate Member, Anna University, Chennai (1990-93) and (2012)
Expert Member of Heritage Conservation Committee of CMDA (2013-17),
Expert Member to Draft energy Conservation Building Code (ECBC), New Delhi, India
Convenor of CoA Inspections, Member of Expert Committees in AICTE / UGC
Guided 9 Ph.D scholars in the field of Architecture and Planning
Member of Board of Governors, SPA, Vijayawada, (2016-21)
Widely traveled in connection with conferences, paper presentations to Sri Lanka, U.S.A, U.K, France, Bahrain, Singapore, Malaysia and Italy.

Prof. S. Kesavalu

Prof. S. Kesavalu

HOD

B.E.(Hons), M.Sc.(Engg), M.I.E. Cert. in C.A.P & D (UK)
Over 5 decades of teaching, research, extension and consultancy experience
Former Professor at the School of Architecture and Planning, Anna University
Member of board of studies, syllabus committee of Faculty of Architecture and Planning, Anna University.
Had special training in Computer aided planning and design at University of Nottingham, UK.
Widely traveled to UK, USA and France and an active structural engineering consultant.

Dr. Navara A

Dr. Navara A

Professor

M.Arch
Professor at MEASI Academy of Architecture with expertise/interest in Sustainable Design and Planning, Ecosystem Services, Landscape Urbanism, Architectural history and theory, Building Construction, Research Methodologies in Architecture.

Dr. Priya Sasidharan

Dr. Priya Sasidharan

Professor

B.Arch., M.T.P., Ph.D
An enthusiastic professional with a strong background in Architectural Design, Planning, Urban Design & Renewal spanning 20 years of experience in consultancy and academics, the innate conviction being the pursuit of excellence. Recipient of prestigious International & National Fellowships, presented and published papers across domain areas of planning, urban design, sustainability & heritage studies.