Special Issue on Contemporary Social and Cultural Impacts of Chinese Vernacular Architecture and Urban Design

Guest Editor: Rolando Gonzalez-Torres, Southern Illinois University


Higher education experience for over 25 years. Associate Professor since 2014 and currently Head of Graduate Studies at the School of Architecture of Southern Illinois University; PhD in Architecture from Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Spain 2008; Master of Arts in Education from Western Kentucky University, 2001; Master of Landscape Architecture from Texas A&M University, 1996; Bachelor of Architecture from Instituto Tecnológico de Monterrey, Mexico, 1981. He has achieved design prizes from CANL’s Biennial (Mexico) in several occasions. Paper contributions on conferences at Barcelona, Madrid, Lisbon, Krakow, Guimaraes, Detroit, Tucson, Cleveland, Mexico. Publications on several publishing houses.