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Dr Roskam, Cole 羅坤

Associate Professor

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Professional Qualifications
YearAwarding InstitutionQualification
2010Harvard UniversityPh.D., History of Art and Architecture
1998Connecticut CollegeB.A., Architectural Studies, Magna cum laude with Honors and Distinction

Cole Roskam has been an assistant professor of architectural history and theory in the Department of Architecture at the University of Hong Kong since 2010. His teaching and research focuses on modern architectural and urban history, particularly with respect to moments of transnational interaction and exchange between China and other parts of the world. His articles and essays have appeared in AD (Architectural Design), Architectural History, Artforum International, Grey Room, the Journal of Architectural Education, and the Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians, among others.

Honours, Awards & Prizes
AwardeesAward DateHonours / Awards / PrizesCategory
2011-04-01Scott Opler Fellowship for Emerging Scholars: Annual Meeting, Society of Architectural Historians
Research Achievement
2015-02-01Geddes Visiting Fellowship: Edinburgh School of Architecture and Landscape Architecture, University of Edinburgh
Research Achievement
2014-05-01Outstanding Teacher Award: University of Hong Kong
Teaching Accomplishment
2015-05-01Knowledge Exchange Group Award: Faculty of Architecture, University of Hong Kong
2015-03-01Best Scholarship of Design Article Award: The Association of College Schools of Architecture (ACSA), Routledge, London
Research Achievement
Professional Societies
Term PeriodPositionProfessional Societies
09/2009 -MemberAssociation for Asian Studies
09/2010 -MemberRoyal Asiatic Society, Hong Kong Branch
03/2012 -MemberAsia Society
09/2010 -MemberAssociation of Art Historians
09/2008 -MemberCollege Art Association
09/2005 -MemberSociety of Architectural Historians
01/2013 -Founding PresidentDocomomo Hong Kong
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Area of Expertise:
Area of Expertise (EN)Area of Expertise (ZH)
Modern Chinese architectural development
Modern architectural history and theory
Colonial architecture and urbanism
Spoken Languages:
Spoken Language(s) (EN)Spoken Language(s) (ZH)
English, Putonghua英語、普通話
Written Languages:
Written Language(s) (EN)Written Language(s) (ZH)
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