2014 MPlan, City Planning, IIT Kharagpur
2012 BArch, VNIT, Nagpur
States: Maharashtra, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu
Cities: Mumbai, Manipal, Chennai
Languages: English, Tamil, Hindi, Telugu
Iswarya R is an architect-urban planner and an Indian Green Building Council Accredited Professional (IGBC – AP). She has previously worked with Faculty of Architecture, Manipal University and R V College of Architecture, where she taught courses related to urban planning and design.
Iswarya’s research interests include urban mobility and transport planning, the informal sector and resilience, and the impact of planning policies. She has presented on topics such as healthy cities, policies and sustainable tourism development at international conferences. Her other interests include travel, writing and Tamil literature.
At IIHS, Iswarya supports the Urban Practioners’ Program in developing training content and coordinating and delivering training programmes.