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Dr Madhura Yadav

Professor & Director of School of Architecture and Design

School of Architecture & Design School of Architecture & Design

CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    Prof.(Dr.) Madhura Yadav is Professor & Director, School of Architecture and Design at Manipal University Jaipur. She is an Architect-Planner with over 25 years experience. She is Founder Head of the School of Architecture & Design and now Director of SA&D at Manipal University Jaipur. She is one of the founder member in establishing Faculty of Design at Manipal University Jaipur and founder head for Fashion Design, Interior Design and Planning programmes. She is/was on several Committee/Expert Groups set up by Government of India. She is on Jury of various  architectural competitions. She is also on Editorial Board Architecture, Urban Design and Urban Planning India Journals. She has published number of papers in national and international journals and conferences. She is UNESCO certified Mentor for Community Based Participatory Research. She is Indian Green Building Accredited Professional. She has conducted workshops/conferences on Waste Management, Bamboo Architecture, Earthquake Resistant Structures, Sustainable Cities / Buildings, etc. Her current research interests are Architecture - Ecology Interface and Eco-cities, Promotion of Eco-materials and Community Based Participatory Research. She is recipient of Distinguished Faculty in Architecture Award 2017 and Educational Leadership Award 2019.

    She

    • Leads  the school to ensure it achieves the highest possible standards of excellence in all its activities.
    • Takes part in the planning of appropriate programs and effective teaching.

 

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
PhD Sustainable Architecture & Cities, Energy Efficient Architecture, Design & Planning of Future Cities, Earthquake Resistant Structures, UNESCO Certified Mentor for Community Based Participatory Research School of Planning & Architecture, New Delhi 2013

Experience

Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
School of Architecture & Design, Manipal University Jaipur Professor & Director 2015- Till Date
School of Architecture & Design, Manipal University Jaipur Professor & Head 2012 - 2015
Department of Architecture, MIT Aurangabad, Maharashtra PG Co-ordinator 2006 - 2012
Department of Architecture, MIT Aurangabad, Maharashtra Associate Professor 2003 - 2012
Department of Architecture, MIT Aurangabad, Maharashtra Head 2003 - 2004
Department of Architecture, MIT Aurangabad, Maharashtra Assistant Professor 1994 - 2003

AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH

Area of Interest

Sustainable Architecture, Urban Planning

Area of Expertise

Sustainability in Cities and Buildings

Area of Research

Architecture-Ecology Interface

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

  • Life member of the Council of Architecture.
  • Associate in the Indian Institute of Architects.
  • Associate in the Institute of Engineers.
  • Patron Indian Green Building Council.
  • Associate in the Institute of Town Planners.
     

Work Experience

Organisation Role Tenure
Srujan Designers Principal Architect 10 years