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Bendicht Weber

Architect, Doctor of Architectural and Urban Design, Professor at the Paris-La Villette School of Architecture

- Architect, Ecole polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (Switzerland, 1984)
- DEA (postgraduate degree) in Architectural and Urban Design « Le projet architectural et urbain. Théories et dispositifs » (Paris-Belleville School of Architecture, 1994)
- Doctor in Architectural and Urban Design (University of Paris VIII, 2002)

Bendicht Weber is an architect who graduated from the Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (Switzerland, 1984). He has a DEA (postgraduate degree) in Architectural and Urban Design « Le projet architectural et urbain. Théories et dispositifs » (Paris-Belleville School of Architecture, 1994) and he is a doctor of Architectural and Urban Design (University of Paris VIII, 2002). After working in an architecture firm for 10 years and teaching at the Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (Switzerland), the department of architecture of the Haute Ecole Spécialisée de Fribourg (Switzerland) and the Strasbourg School of Architecture, he is now a Professor in Theory and Practice of Architectural and Urban Design (TPCAU) at the Paris-La Villette School of Architecture and the HESAM University.

Critique and lecturer in France and abroad (TU Wien, EPF Lausanne, Pennsylvania University , INSA Strasbourg, Rouen School of Architecture, Cité Universitaire Paris), he also gave lectures for several lifelong training programs (« Maîtrise d’ouvrage et maîtrise d’œuvre de la qualité environnementale », « Ingéniérie et architecture à haute qualité environnementale », « Haute Qualité Environnementale et Développement Durable », « Programmation urbaine » (Les Matinales)) and for the Paris Institute of Urbanism from 2008 to 2014. From 2000 to 2002 and then from 2012 to 2015, he was elected and appointed by ministerial order as President of the Administration Board of the Paris-La Villette School of Architecture. Today, he is a member of the Scientific Comity of the UMR CNRS LAVUE 7218 and he is also an alternate member of the Laboratory Council for this research unit.

His research and teaching work revolves around cognitive trajectories of architectural and urban conception, from the point of view of original approaches as well as interprofessionnal, social and political processes. He specifically focuses on space, equipment and technique issues as a base to build a reflection about uses, lifestyles and their evolutions.

Weber, Bendicht

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