iDARE conference keynote announced!

RendellJaneProfessor Jane Rendell (BAHons, DipArch, MSc, PhD)
The Bartlett School of Architecture, UCL

Professor Rendell is a leading UK researcher concerned with research ethics and building ethical know-how in Architecture and the creative disciplines. In June 2015, she initiated “Practising Ethics in Built Environment Research,” a conference that brought together scholars from throughout the UK to discuss ethics and the creative disciplines. Rendell is Professor of Architecture and Art, and Vice Dean of Research at the Bartlett UCL. In 2011 she received the RIBA President’s Awards for Outstanding University-located Research.  She was a member of the AHRC Peer Review College (2004–2008) and chair of the RIBA President’s Awards for Research (2005–2007). Her authored publications include Site-Writing (2010), Art and Architecture (2006), and The Pursuit of Pleasure (2002). She is co-editor of Pattern (2007), Critical Architecture (2007), Spatial Imagination (2005), The Unknown City (2001), Intersections (2000), Gender, Space, Architecture (1999) and Strangely Familiar (1995).