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Professor wins third RIBA award

21 December 2011

Professor Jeremy Till, Dean of the School of Architecture and the Built Environment has won the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) President's award for Outstanding University located Research for the third time in five years.

Spatial Agency was a collaborative project with Dr Tatjana Schneider from the University of Sheffield and consisted of alternative ways of approaching architecture.

Professor Till said "The term spatial agency, which came out of the project, has already been taken up in architectural circles, showing how ground-breaking research can have an impact on professional and cultural life, and confirming our view that the need to establish alternatives to mainstream practice has never been more pressing."

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