Nadya K. Nenadich holds a Bachelor of Architecture and a Master of Science in Sustainability from Pratt Institute, and a Master of Science in Historic Preservation from Columbia University. She worked at several architecture firms in New York -Kohn Pedersen Fox, Ehrenkrantz Eckstut & Kuhn, and Einhorn Yaffee & Prescott- before moving to Barcelona to pursue a Ph.D. in Architecture at the Polytechnic University of Catalonia. Her dissertation focused on the relationship between memory and space in planned communities in the United States. In 2006 Nadya returned to Puerto Rico and worked as Associate Dean at the School of Architecture of the Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico where she also was a tenured professor. From 2013 to 2019 she directed the Historic Preservation Program at Pratt Institute. Her current research explores the intersections of memory and space as well as heritage and resilience.
Saturday, November 23
1:30 PM – 3:00 PM