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Teaching Staff

The BA Architecture course addresses the key processes relevant to the planning, design and construction of buildings and other architectural structures and spaces.

Reenie Elliott

Course Leader

Reenie Elliott

Karin (Reenie) Elliott has worked in International Architectural Practices including Richard Meier, Jean Nouvel, David Chipperfield, Tod Williams Billie Tsien, Allford Hall Monaghan Morris, Odile Decq and Rick Mather Architects. She also ran her own practice in London and New York. Buildings and Projects can be viewed on www.invisiblearchitecture.co.uk. She has run architectural studios, integrated design technology and cultural context courses. She ran the BA Architecture programmes at three other universities: Greenwich, Oxford Brookes and London Metropolitan Universities. Read Reenie’s staff profile.

Ana Rute da Costa


Ana Rute da Costa

Ana is the Year 1 tutor for Architecture at NUA. She is a registered architect who graduated from FAUP Porto and IUAV Venice. She has previously worked as a freelancer architect and collaborated with different architects/offices, including CEFA-UP, Organisation for Permanent Modernity and Álvaro Fernandes Andrade. Read Ana’s staff profile.


  • Jonathan Ellis-Miller (Senior Lecturer)
  • Simon England
  • Jerome Tsui

Studio and Workshop Technicians

  • Stephen Bassett
  • James Castle
  • Sonja Ruddick
  • Thomas Smith

Staff Profiles


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