Harsha MUNASINGHE

Professor

George Brown College

Canada

Editor

Biography

Dr. Harsha Munasinghe is a chartered architect and an urban designer, with over 30 years of teaching/ research experience. He is currently attached to the School of Architectural Schools, George Brown College, Toronto, Canada. Before joining GBC, he was attached to University of Kyushu, Japan, University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka and Aalto University, Finland. He defended his doctoral dissertation, Urban Conservation and City Life at University of Oulu in Finland. 

Area of Interests

  • City in Territory: Convergence of Culture and Urban Development
  • Living in Silo and Walkable City: Condominium trend and fragmented urban society
  • 3-D approach to low carbon neighbourhoods: Re-Designing Diversity and Density of urban vertical neighbourhoods
  • Collaborative Design Teaching
  • Morphology and Typology of urban space
  • Disaster resilient urban space planning
  • Eco-city planning