Alessandro Cece

Profile

Alessandro Cece is Associate Professor at Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University, in the Department of Architecture. He received a Master degree in Architecture from the Faculty of Architecture Luigi Vanvitelli Second University of Naples Italy, and a Master of Science in Advanced Architectural Design from the GSAPP at Columbia University in New York City USA. He holds a PhD in Architectural and Urban Design from S.U.N. Italy.

He has an extensive teaching experience: he worked as an assistant teacher at the Faculty of Architecture of the Second University of Naples Italy, as an instructor at Iowa State University, College of Design in Rome, and as an assistant professor at Ajman University UAE.

His theoretical and practical research activities include the History and Theory of Modern and Contemporary Architecture and Typological Studies. He has also achieved design research through close collaboration with Peter Eisenman at Eisenman Architects. He participated in major international commissions and competitions such as "Il Nuovo Palazzo del Cinema ed Aree Limitrofe" in Venice Italy, the “Train Station of Circumvesuviana Pompei Santuario” in Pompei Italy, the exhibit “Peter Eisenman, Barefoot On White-Hot Walls” at the MAK of Wien Austria.

He is a licensed architect in Italy - "Ordine degli architetti P.P.C. della Provincia di Caserta”. As an author and designer, he has published for several international publishers and has been editor of the Middle East International Architectural Magazine "Compasses."
  • Qualifications

    • PhD , “Architectural and Urban Design”, Faculty of Architecture, SUN, Italy
    • Master of Science, "Advanced Architectural Design", GSAPP, Columbia University, USA
    • Master of Architecture, Faculty of Architecture, SUN, Italy
  • Experience

    • Associate Professor, XJTLU, Suzhou, China 2020- onwards
    • Assistant Professor, Ajman University, Ajman, UAE 2015-2020
    • Instructor, Iowa State University, College of Design, Rome, Italy 2010-2014
    • Assistant Teacher, Faculty of Architecture, SUN, Italy, 2003-2009
  • Research interests

    • Architectural Design
    • Urban Design
    • History of Modern and Contemporary Architecture
    • Typological Studies
  • Teaching activities

    • Architectural Design Studio
    • Modern and Contemporary Architecture
    • Housing Theory and Design
  • Professional memberships

    • Licensed Architect, Ordine degli Architetti P.P.C. della provincia di Caserta, Italy 2003-onwards
  • Telephone

    +86 (0)512 0512-88167122
  • Email

    Alessandro.Cece@xjtlu.edu.cn
  • Address

    DB441(Design Building)
    Suzhou Dushu Lake Science and Education Innovation District
    Suzhou Industrial Park
    Suzhou
    P.R.China
    215123