Niua
First Name 
Jagan
English
Last Name 
Shah
Email Address 
director@dev.niua.org
Description: 
Prof. Jagan Shah is the Director of NIUA since April 2013.   He has over 20 years of experience in the area of urban development. He has done his Architectural design from School of Planning and Architecture (SPA), New Delhi. He went on to study Architectural History and Theory from the University of Cincinnati and Columbia University, USA.   He was the Director at Sushant School of Architecture, Gurgaon.   From 1998-2006 he taught at the School of Planning and Architecture (SPA), New Delhi.   Mr Shah was the Chief Executive at Urban Space Consultants working on policy formulation, spatial planning, heritage conservation, transportation and livelihood development. Here he was working for clients like Infrastructure Development Finance Company. Delhi Integrated Multi-Modal Transport System, Jaipur Virasat Foundation, Sir Ratan Tata Trust and India Foundation for the Arts.   He is the author of ‘Contemporary Indian Architecture’ and the co-author of ‘Building Beyond Borders’ and ‘Round’ a collection of seminal Asian texts on architecture.   He is the founding member of Modern Asian Architecture Network (MAAN).  
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Association Type 
Staff
Rank 
1
Phone No 
024643284
Ext 
220
Phone No 2 
24617517
Position 
Director