Professor Salma Samar Damluji, a British architect of Iraqi and Lebanese descent, was elected member of the distinguished Académie d’Structure en France a month in the past. Dr. Damluji joined the American College of Beirut in 2013, and has hosted “a sequence of lectures from famend worldwide architects; initiated and launched along with her colleagues the Sustainable Design Week as a part of the The Areen Lecture Collection, amongst different issues”.
It’s price noting that changing into a member of the French Structure Academy is predicated on a choose nomination and inner vote of the Academy. There have been three non-French architects elected members this yr, together with Lebanese Youssef Tohme.
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