Dr. Beatriz Maturana Cossio


General Information


Occupation: Architect, Urban Designer

Birth City: Santiago

Resident City: Melbourne

Notes: Architects for Peace, vice president and founder. Born in Santiago, Chile, Beatriz finished her architectural degree at RMIT, Australia in 1992. Her Master of Urban Design and more recently her PhD, were completed at the University of Melbourne.Beatriz's architectural work includes local government buildings such as childcare centres, maternal and child health, sport pavilions and residential and urban design projects through her own practice.

Archive/Repository: https://www.researchgate.net/institution/University_of_Chile/department/Instituto_de_Historia_y_Patrimonio/publications

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Specialties


Subject: Urban development, peace, architectural education, urban sustainability

Description: Beatriz is the Director of Academic Development and International Affairs at the Faculty of Architecture and Urbanism, University of Chile and Adjunct Professor in the School of Global, Urban and Social Studies, RMIT University, Australia. She teaches in the areas of sustainable urbanism and art in the public space. In Australia she practised as an architect, urban designer, and as an academic at RMIT, Monash and Melbourne University. Beatriz is the founder of Architects for Peace.org.

Url: http://www.architectsforpeace.org/

Notes: Adjunct Professor RMIT University · School of Global, Urban and Social Studies within the College of Design and Social Context Australia · Melbourne, Victoria May 2012 and Assistant Professor University of Chile · Instituto de Historia y Patrimonio Chile · Santiago


Jobs


Employer: Faculty of Architecture and Urbanism, University of Chile

Title: Director of Academic Development and International Affairs at the Faculty of Architecture and Urbanism, University of Chile and Adjunct Professor in the School of Global, Urban and Social Studies, RMIT University, Australia.

City: Santiago

Start Date: April 04, 2012


Employer: Multi-Disciplinary Team

Start Date: January 01, 2001

Notes: In 2001, as part of a multi-disciplinary team, she visited Baucau, Timor Leste to support in the establishment of a planning framework. Her architectural work includes childcare centres, maternal and child health, sport pavilions, residential and urban design projects.


Employer: IntentCITY street forum

Title: Initiator

Start Date: January 01, 2004


Employer: Under-Construction Workshop

Title: Initiator

Start Date: January 01, 2005


Employer: Transported

Title: Initiator

Start Date: January 01, 2007


Employer: Words@bld50 (Monthly Seminars)

Start Date: January 01, 2007


Employer: Pro-bono Architectural Service

Start Date: January 01, 2007


Employer: Overseas Project Corporation of Victoria


Employer: Australian Volunteers International (AVI)


Employer: Ministry of Housing (Victoria)


Employer: City of Darebin


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Notable Projects


Title: Architects for Peace

Description: An urban professional organisation dealing with social justice and development

City: Melbourne

Start Date: January 01, 2003

Url: http://www.geocities.com/architectsforpeace/


Education


Institution: RMIT, Australia

Department: Architectural

Degree: B.A.

End Date: January 01, 1992


Institution: University of Melbourne, Australia

Department: Urban Design

Degree: M.A.


Institution: University of Melbourne, Australia

Department: Architectural Building and Planning

Degree: Ph.D


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Publications By


Title: Prevention, assistance and reconstruction

Publication: Planning News- Victoria

Volume: 31

Issue: 5

Page: 19

Date Published: January 01, 2005


Title: Federation Square and the public realm: is this the new heart of Melbourne?

Volume: 29

Issue: 9

Page: 8-11

Date Published: January 01, 2003


Title: Thoughts on the restoration of basic human and professional ethics

Volume: 29

Issue: 3

Date Published: April 01, 2003


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