Nina Ryd

Professor and Architect March/MSA, Architecture and Civil Engineering, Building Design

Ninas research focuses on the collaboration between architects and client during conceptual and planning stages through the management of requirements and the end-users needs. She tutors doctoral students and is an examiner for business development' bachelors as well as teaches the courses; The Value of the Built Environment, Work Space and Front-end Management for students and senior Architects and Engineers. She has had management assignments as a deputy head of the Department of Architecture and Director for one of Chalmers eight areas of advance – Built Environment- with the purpose of profiling Chalmers in challenge driven research and education issues as well as developing collaboration with business and society.

Nina has had regular review assignments for Formas; the Swedish Research Council for sustainable development and has several board commitments, including BIM Alliance and LBF R & D Foundation. Previous board assignments in, among others, The Swedish Centre for Innovation and Quality in the Built Environment (IQ Samhällsbyggnad), Swedish Universities of the Built Environment (SBU), Chalmers Real Estate, Arkus an architectural research council, as well as the Center for Management in the Construction Sector (CMB).

Examples of popular science publications are "Front-end Management in Planning, Building and Maintenance" published by Svensk Byggtjänst AB and nominated for 2018 year's project management literature award by the Swedish project management association (Projektforum).
ARK660 Values in built environment
ARK505 Design for the workplace
ACEX20 Degree project in Architecture and civil engineering​
Chalmers Professional Education: Tidiga Skeden
​National and international networks
CIB (Conseil International du Bâtiment"/International Council for Building) member Working Commission on Clients and Users in Construction W118
ICCF: Member of the International Construction Client Forum, since 2004
The Swedish universities of civil engineering in Construction
Member of the board of Sveriges Bygguniversitet www.sverigesbygguniversitet.se (The Swedish universities of civil engineering in Construction) feb 2011 – present
Faculty Senate
Member of the Faculty Senate at Chalmers University of Technology, nov. 2008 - mars 2011.
Member of the board of IQ Samhällsbyggnad The Swedish Centre for Innovation and Quality in Built Environment:
the, april 2011-present
Member of the board of Centre for Management of the Built Environment at Chalmers, jan 2011-present
Member of the board of The Centre for Healthcare Architecture, august 2010-present
Member of the steering group of Chalmers Learning Centre, nov 2010-present
Member of the board of Chalmers Fastigheter, (The Real Estate and Construction Client organization of Chalmers), sept 2011-present
Arkus: research and development in architecture and built environment
Member of the board okt 2011-present.

Published: Fri 23 Nov 2012. Modified: Mon 14 May 2018