Joseph Augustin

After specialising in Environmental Design at Cambridge University, Joseph worked with a number of highly regarded practices operating internationally. He has experience on a wide range of projects; masterplanning a pioneering carbon neutral town in North Africa, designing for university faculty buildings in Austria, large and small scale residential projects in the UK and developing innovative solutions to passively cool environments in hot-arid climates. He currently teaches at the University of Nottingham and as part of Heat Island’s practice-led research, combines advances in building technology with an understanding of vernacular techniques and traditions in pursuit of meaningfully sustainable futures.