Prof. Rupinder Singh

Dean, School of Architecture & Planning



My initial teaching was Masters level studios, specialized seminars and research methodology class, in the last few years I have worked extensively on foundation studios, evolving design pedagogy and survey lecture courses. I have an international education and have worked, researched and taught in the US, India, Europe, Taiwan, NZ, Turkey, etc

  • 23 Years
  • Ph.D in Architecture
  • M.Arch.
Award & Recognition

Faculty member at MITPrinceton BAC and LSU in the US. Visiting Studio Critic, MIT 2006, 2007, 2008, Punjab University Gold Medal, 1983-1988 for academic achievements


  • Singh, Rupinder, “Believing Cassandra,” Spandrel, Vol 1, Issue 1, Monsoon 2010, Singh, Rupinder ed., Ctrl+Alt+Del Detroit in the Age of Obsolescence, Aadvark 2008, ISBN 978- 1-4276-3189-3


  • DAAD Fellowship, 2001-02
  • Mellon Fellowship, Center for Human Values 2000

Area of Interest

  • Urbanism
  • History of Architecture