Ms. Priya Samir Choudhary

Grant Category: Fulbright-Nehru Doctoral and Professional Research Fellow
Field of Specialization: Architecture
Name: Ms. Priya Samir Choudhary
Official Address and Designation:  Associate Professor
C/O L.A.D. Smt. R.P. College for Women
Seminary Hills, Nagpur 440 010
Telephone (O): 91-712-2510208
Duration of Grant: Nine Months
Project Title: Spatial Modeling of Built Environments in Urban India: A Cognitive Response
Abstract of Project :
My project will examine the relationship between spatial configuration and human response. My research is an effort to understand and model topology of spaces as a resultant of cognitive response. I hope to evolve a framework for spatial modeling of contemporary built environment in the context of India's developing cities.

Academic Background :
M.Sc. Geo-Informatics Indian Institute of Ecology and Environment, Sikkim and Manipal University of Health, Medical and Technological Sciences, New Delhi 2007
M. Plan. Urban Planning School of Planning and Architecture (SPA), New Delhi 1998
B.Arch. Architecture Visveswaraya Regional Enginnering College, Nagpur (Now VNIT, Nagpur) 1996
Professional Background:
Associate Professor Smt. Manoramabai Mundle College of Architecture, Nagpur 2006 – till date
Assistant Professor Smt. Manoramabai Mundle College of Architecture, Nagpur 2001 – 2006
Teaching Assistant Visveswaraya Regional College of Engineering, Nagpur 2000 – 2001
Architect-Planner V.K. Associates, Nagpur 1999 – 2000
Priya Samir Choudhary