Student
Alessandra Fabbri

Alessandra Fabbri is a PhD candidate in the Department of Architecture’s Design and Computation Group,  and is pursuing the Advanced Urbanism concentration with the MIT Norman B. Leventhal Center for Advanced Urbanism. Her research focuses on sustainable development of socio-ecological systems towards preventing extreme disasters. Parallelisms and interdependences between design, mathematics, and physics are at the core of her investigation.

Alessandra completed a Master of Architecture cum Laude in Urban Design at the University of Ferrara, Italy, an exchange program at the Universidad La Catolica de Cordoba, Argentina, and a Master in Emerging Technologies and Design at the Architectural Association, London.

Alessandra was formerly an Associate Lecturer at the University of New South Wales, Sydney and has also worked in practice in Genova, Milan, Paris, London, and Sydney.