Torsten Lange
ehemaliger Gastdozent
Curriculum vitae


Doctor of Philosophy, Architectural History and Theory, Bartlett School of Architecture, University College London (UCL), 2015
Title of thesis: 'Komplexe Umweltgestaltung [complex environmental design]: architectural theory and the production of the built environment in the German Democratic Republic (GDR), 1960-1990'

MSc Architectural History (Distinction), Bartlett School of Architecture, University College London (UCL), 2008
Title of thesis: 'Spaces for critique: Tracing public debate in architectural magazines in the GDR in the 1970s and 1980s'

Diploma in Architecture (Dipl.-Ing. Architektur), Bauhaus University Weimar, 2004
Title of diploma project: 'Transmitter: A German-Russian network for the protection of WWII looted art and for fostering inter-cultural dialogue'


Scientific assistant, Visiting Lectureship of the Theory of Architecture, Dr. Alla Vronskaya, Institute for History and Theory of Architecture (gta), ETH Zurich, February 2016-ongoing

Lectureship in architectural theory, ETH Zurich, cover for Prof. Dr. Ákos Moravánszky during sabbatical leave in the spring semester 2014

Scientific assistant, Chair for Theory of Architecture, Prof. Dr. Ákos Moravánszky, Institute for History and Theory of Architecture (gta), ETH Zurich, January 2013-January 2016

Visiting lecturer, history and theory in spatial design, BA Architecture, University of Brighton, September 2008-March 2013

Teaching assistant, BA Interior Design, American Intercontinental University (AIU), London, September 2011-March 2012

Architectural Assistant, RIBA Part II, ZMMA Ltd. Architects, London, June 2005-September 2009


DAAD, Research Grant for doctoral candidates, October 2012-December 2012

UCL Graduate School Research Projects Fund and Architecture Research Fund (ARF), Grant for archive visit at the Getty Research Institute, Los Angeles, April/May 2012

AHRC, Grant for fieldwork (oral history interviews) and archive visit, Berlin, 2010

Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC), Block Grant for MPhil/PhD Architectural History and Theory, 2009-2012


Society of Architectural Historians (SAH)

Society of Architectural Hitsorians of Great Britain (SAHGB)

European Architectural History Network (EAHN)

Society of Historians of East-European, Eurasian and Russian Art and Architecture (SHERA)