Arman Hashemi

Dr Arman Hashemi

Senior Lecturer

Sustainability Research Institute (SRI), Environmental Design and Performance Research Group (EDPRG)

Department of Architecture & Visual Arts , School Of Architecture, Computing And Engineering

Dr Hashemi is the Programme Leader for BSc (Hons) Architectural Design Technology (ADT). He has over 20 years of experience in practice and academia in the UK and overseas. He has been involved in numerous award-winning research, design and construction projects. His primary research is on building performance evaluation with a focus on energy, thermal comfort and indoor air quality in buildings. He is leading/co-leading two multidisciplinary research groups at University of East London, namely the Environmental Design and Performance Research Group and the Resilient Built Environment Research Group. Dr Hashemi is also the Regional Director of the ZEMCH Network in England. He has served as an Expert Panel Member on the UKRI/NERC Strategic Priorities Fund on Clean Air and is also a panel member of the CIAT Climate Change Group that aims to prepare an industry Climate Change Action Plan to respond to climate challenges, in response to CIAT commitment to reaching Net Zero Carbon by 2050. He has been acting as a guest editor, scientific chair and as a member of the editorial boards and scientific committees of numerous international journals and conferences.


  • PhD
  • MSc
  • BSc
  • CMI Dip
  • PGCert

Areas Of Interest

  • Building Performance Evaluation/Simulation
  • Modern/Offsite Methods of Construction (MMC)