Chair Sustainable Architecture and Urbanism , Université Libre de Bruxelles , Belgium
Dr. Khan is Professor of Sustainable Architecture and Urban Design at the Université Libre de Bruxelles in Belgium. He teaches Bioclimatic Design, Sustainable Design Studio, Theory of Architecture and Urbanism, including a seminar on Cities of the Future.Dr. Khan’s research activities focus on issues of Sustainability, Climate Change and Spatial Quality at different scales of the built environment with particular interest in exploring Sustainable Urban Futures. With 4 books and over 50 scientific publications, Prof. Khan has lectured extensively on issues of sustainable urbanism and ‘city of the future’ in the framework of ‘global ecological balance.’He earned a PhD in Architecture, Urban Design and Planning from KU Leuven Belgium and held the prestigious AKPIA postdoc fellowship at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. On the professional side, Dr. Khan regularly advises city and state governments on sustainable architecture and urban development in Africa, Europe and South Asia.