Projects per year
Robert Grover is an architect with design experience in a range of award winning practices. His teaching and research looks at how designers frame sustainability and embed it within their practice in both professional and educational contexts. Robert also has interests in design theory, architectural typology and sustainable cities and urbanism.
Robert teaches in the design studio and leads the 3rd year BSc Architecture studio. He also has led teaching in sustainable design and embedding digital skills.
Willing to supervise doctoral students
Interested in supervising students researching:
- Sustainable and net zero architectural design
- Sustainable cities and urbanism
- Design theory and practice
- Design pedagogy
- Practice led research
Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals
In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):
- 1 Similar Profiles
Dive into details
Select a country/territory to view shared publications and projects
- 1 Active
Deepening understanding of HE feedback relationships to develop staff and student satisfaction in architecture and engineering education.
Stephenson, V., Codinhoto, R., Grover, R., Evernden, M. & Hatt, J.
1/07/22 → 30/06/23
Project: Research-related funding
Shutting the studio: the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on architectural education in the United KingdomGrover, R. & Wright, A., 29 Aug 2022, (E-pub ahead of print) In: International Journal of Technology and Design Education.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-reviewOpen Access1 Citation (SciVal)
Critical learning for sustainable architecture: Opportunities for design studio pedagogyGrover, R., Emmitt, S. & Copping, A., 1 Feb 2020, In: Sustainable Cities and Society. 53, p. 1-9 9 p., 101876.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-reviewOpen AccessFile18 Citations (SciVal)27 Downloads (Pure)
National Design Studio Survey: Initial ResultsGrover, R. & Wright, A., 7 Jul 2020, 39 p.
Research output: Book/Report › Other reportOpen AccessFile755 Downloads (Pure)
National Design Studio Survey: FindingsGrover, R. & Wright, A., 12 Oct 2020, 61 p.
Research output: Book/Report › Other reportOpen AccessFile457 Downloads (Pure)
Trends in sustainable architectural design in the United Kingdom: A Delphi studyGrover, R., Emmitt, S. & Copping, A., 17 Aug 2020, In: Sustainable Development. 28, 4, p. 880-896 17 p.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-reviewOpen Access2 Citations (SciVal)
A critical issue? : Educating for sustainability in the architectural design studioAuthor: Grover, R., 19 Nov 2019
Supervisor: Copping, A. (Supervisor) & Emmitt, S. (Supervisor)
Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis › PhDFile
A Framework for Learning: Typology and the Design StudioAuthor: Grover, R., 23 Nov 2016
Supervisor: Emmitt, S. (Supervisor) & Copping, A. (Supervisor)
Student thesis: Masters Thesis › MPhilFile