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Gonzalo Lizarralde

Montreal, QC, Canada


Member since December 17, 2007

Dr. Gonzalo Lizarralde is a specialist in management, implementation and evaluation of architectural projects. He has long experience of research and consulting for architecture and construction projects particularly in the field of low-cost housing. Dr. Lizarralde has taught at the University of Cape Town, McGill University, Université de Montréal and Universidad Javeriana and has lectured in universities in Europe, USA and Latin America. He has a PhD from the Université de Montréal and a post doctorate from the Department of Construction Economics and Management of the University of Cape Town. He is the director of grif (the IF Research Group) and an active member of the i-Rec network (Information and Research for Reconstruction).

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The IF Research Group (grif), in collaboration with i-Rec and the CIB, organizes a


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I am responsible for the option in project management for architectural projects of the Professional Masters in Architecture at Université de Montréal. Canada.

I am a researcher and consultant in the field of low-cost housing.

I am active in post-disaster reconstruction for developing countries.

I have also tought architecture at McGill University (Canada), Universidad Javeriana (Colombia) and University of Cape Town (South Africa)

Architecture and project management

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grif- IF Research Group

My Interests

  • Industrial Design
  • Environmental Design
  • Communication Design
  • Fashion Design
  • Audio/Visual Design