Morana Stipsic

Adjunct Assistant Professor of Architecture, Columbia University

Morana M. Stipsic


Morana Stipisic is trained as an architect, urban designer and planner and has fifteen years of international experience in production, management and teaching. Based in New York City, she currently teaches a seminar titled "Infrastructure, Resilience, and Public Space" at Columbia University’s Graduate School of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation.

Her academic career started in Bangkok where she taught architecture studio at Chulalongkorn University while collaborating with Hong Kong University’s Masters of Urban Design Studio. Affiliated with the Earth Institute's Urban Design Lab, Stipisic established a partnership with UN-ESCAP and UN-ECLAC, where she also provided urban design and planning consulting services. An outcome of that collaboration was publication of the "Guidelines for Developing Eco-efficient and Socially Inclusive Infrastructure," where Morana was one of the key authors.