Rebeca Merino Del Rio, Ph.D
Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Seville
Rebeca Merino is a postdoctoral research fellow at the University of Seville in the Department of Architectural Design, where she also works as a lecturer in Design since 2018. She studied Architecture at the University of Valladolid (Spain). In 2014, she completed her master’s degree in Architecture History and Theory at the University of Valladolid under the supervision of Prof. Julio Grijalba. In 2016 and 2017 she was guest researcher at Delft University of Technology in the Department of Architecture under the supervision of Prof. Dirk van den Heuvel. Since 2018, her research has been supported by the Spanish Ministry of Science and Innovation. Trained both as a theoretician of contemporary Netherlander architecture and as a specialist in landscape and territorial planning, she received her Doctor in Philosophy degree from University of Seville and University of Florence in 2021. Her doctoral dissertation “Proyectar el paisaje desde el patrimonio territorial”, supervised by Prof. Antonio Tejedor, Prof. Mercedes Linares and Prof. Daniela Poli, is framed within the scientific production of the Florentine territorialist school headed by Prof. Alberto Magnaghi. Her work has been published in leading journals, including EGA Expresión Gráfica Arquitectónica and Landscapes.