David Mah is a senior lecturer in urban design and architecture at the University of Melbourne’s school of design. Previous to the MSD, David was a lecturer at Harvard’s Graduate School of Design (2010-2017).
While at the GSD, David was design research lead for the Health and Places Initiative, a research collaboration between the Harvard Graduate School of Design and the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health focused on studying the links between the built environment and health outcomes. Together wih Leire Asensio Villoria, David is author of the book: Lifestyled: Health and Places (2016, Jovis). Previous to Harvard, he has also taught at Cornell University’s department of architecture and Landscape Urbanism at the graduate design school at the Architectural Association in London.Professionally, David has worked within a number of international design practices including FOA and Zaha Hadid Architects where he was engaged in the design and delivery of a number of urban design as well as architectural projects in the United Kingdom, Singapore and Spain.David has been collaborating with Leire Asensio Villoria as asensio_mah since 2002.
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Micro-Hortus Conclusus - Ceramic 3D printed micro-garden lattices
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Trabajadores Migrantes - Working Migrants
Leire Asensio-Villoria, Syn Chee David Mah
Journal article | 2019 | Notas Revista CPAU (Consejo Professional de Arquitecto y Urbanismo)
La idealización de la práctica de arquitectura como ejercicio arraigado al lugar y específico a los límites disciplinares tradicio..
A Timeline of Public Health and the Built Environment
Leire Asensio-Villoria, Syn Chee David Mah, Ann Forsyth, Har Ye Kan, Justin Kollar, Xinhui Li, Han Yang
Book Chapter | 2016
Lifestyled, created as part of the Health and Places Initiative at Harvard University, shows by means of detailed graphics how pub..
Senior Lecturer In Architecture And Urban Design
Architecture, Building And Planning
Architect's Registration Board United Kingdom
Architectural Association Graduate Diploma (Graduate Design-Landscape Urbanism)
Architectural Association School of Architecture
Bachelor of Architecture (Honours)
Curtin University of Technology