Director, Master's program in Landscape Architecture
Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana, Escuela de Diseño y Arquitectura
Lina Escobar is the Director for Landscape Architecture at Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana, the only existing landscape master’s program in Colombia. Following her degree in Architecture and Urbanism in 2001, Lina has been involved in landscape architecture and conservation projects throughout Colombia, including the development of a new nature reserve for Medellín in the ‘green belt’ around the city to promote ecological and social wellbeing. Her research interests cover city border landscapes, green infrastructure, landscape and territorial planning. She sits on the academic counsel and the Curriculum Committee at UPB.
Monday, November 18
8:30 AM – 10:00 AM