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Dr Cecilia De Marinis

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Position

Lecturer in Architecture

Faculty

Faculty of Sci Eng & Built Env

Department

School of Archit. & Built Env.

Campus

Geelong Waterfront Campus

Qualifications

Doctor of Philosophy, University of Rome, 2013
Master of Architecture, University of Rome, 2009

Contact

Biography summary

Dr. Cecilia De Marinis is Lecturer in Architecture at the School of Architecture and Built Environment, Deakin University. She studied and practiced Architecture in Italy and Spain.
She holds a PhD degree in Sustainable Urban Design from the University of Roma Tre (Italy), where she also worked as a Teaching Assistant and Researcher (2011-2015) collaborating on a number of European, national and institutional funded research projects. Her design studios and research collaborations focused on regeneration of post-industrial areas from multiple perspectives such as accessibility, sustainability, and liveability.
From 2015 to 2018 she worked as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at RMIT University collaborating on two interdisciplinary research projects focused on Practice-based Design Research (European funded project DAP_r, Design and Architecture Practice research; Commonwealth-funded project ADAPT-r, Architecture, Design, and Art Practice Training).
Her research focuses on Urban Regeneration with a particular interest in the interplay between Density and Intensity and the interaction between people and their built environment. She has taught and conducted research in the areas of Regeneration of Post-industrial Areas, Urban Density and Intensity, Inclusive Urban Design, Housing Rehabilitation, Design Research Methodology, Collaborative Knowledge Production, Practice-based Design Pedagogy.
She has delivered lectures and workshops at different institutions including RMIT University, RMIT Europe, Monash University, Bond University, Roma Tre University, University of Westminster, Estonian Academy of Arts, Glasgow School of Art, KU Leuven.

Knowledge areas

Regeneration of Post-industrial Areas, Urban Density and Intensity, Inclusive Urban Design, Housing Rehabilitation, Design Research Methodology, Practice-based Design Pedagogy.

Projects

European Funded Initial Training Network: ADAPT-r - Architecture, Design and Art Practice Training-research. http://adapt-r.eu/

Commonwealth Funded research project: DAP_r - Design and Architecture Practice Research.https://dap-r.info/

Publications

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2018

Pedagogical perspectives in creative practice research: PhD as a training for studio teaching

C De Marinis

(2018), pp. 119-128, CA2RE 2017 : Proceedings of the Conference of Artistics and Architectural (Doctoral) Research, Ljubljana, Slovenia, E1-1

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Practice-based PhD as an explorative journey through tacit knowledge

Dorotea Ottaviani, C De Marinis

(2018), pp. 109-118, CA2RE 2017 : Proceedings of the Conference for Artistic and Architectural (Doctoral) Research, Ljubljana, Slovenia, E1-1

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Understanding impact in creative practice research. Exploring the effectiveness of the practice-based doctoral training on industry and pedagogical approaches

C De Marinis

(2018), pp. 187-198, ARENA 2017 : Impact by designing : Proceedings of the 2017 Architectural Research Network Annual Conference, Brussels, Belgium, E1-1

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2015

An application of the "Environmental Island": a prescriptive tool to create healthier urban environments

Lucia Martincigh, C De Marinis, Janet Hetman

(2015), pp. 201-208, Keeping up with technologies to make healthy places : Proceedings of the 2nd International Scientific Conference Places and Technologies 2015, Nova Gorica, Slovenia, E1-1

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University and dwellers' associations together for creating sustainable and healthy urban environments

Lucia Martincigh, Francesco Bianchi, C De Marinis, Marina Di Guida, Giovanni Perrucci

(2015), pp. 32-38, Keeping up with technologies to make healthy places : Proceedings of the 2nd International Scientific Conference Places and Technologies 2015, Nova Gorica, Slovenia, E1-1

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Urban public spaces accessible for all: a case study in a historical district of Rome

Lucia Martincigh, C De Marinis

(2015), pp. 436-444, Keeping up with technologies to make healthy places : Proceedings of the 2nd International Scientific Conference Places and Technologies 2015, Nova Gorica, Slovenia, E1-1

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2013

Density exercises in projects by Oriol Bohigas. Density as a tool for suburbs regeneration

C De Marinis

(2013), pp. 249-256, REAL CORP 2013: Proceedings of 18th International Conference on Urban Planning, Regional Development and Information Society: Planning Times - You better keep planning or you get in deep water, for the cities they are a-changin?..., Rome, Italy, E1-1

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Funded Projects at Deakin

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Supervisions

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