Dr Matthew Armitt

Senior LecturerSchool of Engineering and Computing

Dr. Matthew Armitt is an architectural historian, pedagogic researcher, and Senior Lecturer in architecture. He has expertise in the period of Soviet architectural teaching of the 1920s. He studied in both the United Kingdom and the United States. After this, he went on to read for his Ph.D. at the University of Liverpool where he specialised in the history and theory of Soviet architectural teaching through the Soviet architecture school called VKhUTEMAS (Higher Artistic and Technical Studios 1921-1926). He has taught at the Liverpool School of Architecture (LSA) and the Birmingham School of Architecture and Design (BSoAD).