Dr Noha Nasser is an architect, urban designer and academic with an interest in the influence of culture on urban form and design.
She is the Founding Director of MELA, a social innovation enterprise for public spaces.
She has held several academic Director posts and two international Post-doctoral Fellowships and co-edits the Journal, Urban Design International.
She is the author of the award-winning book ‘Bridging Cultures: the guide to social innovation in cosmopolitan cities’ and editor of the recent book ‘Connections: 12 approaches to relationship-based placemaking’ – a coproduction with MELAssociates.
She became a Fellow of the RSA (Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce) in 2017.