This qualified expert received his PhD in architecture and environment-behavior studies from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, MS in architecture from Texas A&M University, and his BArch in architecture from the Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology. He is a fellow of the Gerontological Society of America and a member of the Environmental Design Research Association. He has conducted extensive research in the areas of seniors' housing, nursing home design, design for people with dementia and neighborhood for active aging. He has published 60+ peer reviewed articles, books, edited volumes, and book reviews. Currently, he serves as the department chair and a professor of gerontology at a prestigious CA university.
Location: BC BA, Architecture, Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology MS, Architecture, Texas A&M University-College Station PhD, Architecture/ Environment-Behavior Studies, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Member, Vancouver Coastal Health Authority Member, Gerontological Society of America Member, Environmental Design Research Association Former, Project Architect, Diagram Architectural Firm, Dhaka, Bangladesh Former, Research Associate, Center for Housing & Urban Development, Texas A&M University Former, Fellow, Institute on Aging & Environment, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Former, Design Research Consultant, Seniors' Housing, Residential Care, & Dementia Care Facilities Former, Visiting Scientist, Interdisciplinary Ageing Research Centre, Goethe University, Germany Current, Associate Professor, Gerontology, a top CA university Current, Department Chair, Gerontology, a top CA university