Visiting Professors - Current and Announced

Dong Gong

Visit duration time (from – to): 01 October 2021 - 31 July 2022
Affiliation: Vector Architects
Host Department: DAD - Department of Architecture and Design

Founder / Design Principal of Vector Architects
Foreign Member of French Academy of Architecture
Plym Distinguished Professor at University of Illinois
Visiting Professor at Tsinghua University

Selkowitz David Mark

Visit duration time (from – to): 01 April 2022 - 30 September 2022
Affiliation: MGH Institute of Health Professions
Host Department: DET - Department of Electronics and Telecommunications

Dr. David SELKOWITZ is currently Associate Professor at MGH Institute for Health Professions, ranked on the top 4% of the 265 accredited Physical Therapy programs in the US (9th out of 265). He has an extensive experience on research, patient management, and teaching. He has been active in this field since 1982. He holds a MS in Physical Therapy issued by Boston University (Boston, (MA), USA), a PhD in Kinesiology issued by the Union Institute &University (Cincinnati, OH), and a degree of DPT (Doctor of Physical Therapy) issued by the MGH Institute of Health
Professions in 2015.


Visit duration time (from – to): 16 May 2022 - 16 July 2022
Affiliation: Arizona State University
Host Department: DIST - Interuniversity Department of Regional and Urban Studies and Planning

Dr. Sara Meerow is an assistant professor in the School of Geographical Sciences and Urban Planning at Arizona State University. She is an interdisciplinary scholar working at the intersection of urban geography and planning to tackle the challenge of making cities more resilient in the face of climate change and other social and environmental hazards, while at the same time more sustainable and just. Her research includes more conceptual studies of urban resilience as well as empirical research on city governance of resilience, green infrastructure, and climate change adaptation in a range of cities.

Past Visiting Professors