Minerva Fadel

3MT® semi finalist 2021

OrganisationMinerva Fadel

University of Westminster


Minerva has a bachelor’s degree in Architectural Engineering and a master’s degree in Architectural Design from Aleppo University. She was a Teaching Assistant at the Design and the Construction Departments of the Faculty of Architecture of Aleppo University 2011-2017. She then completed an MA in International Architectural Regeneration and Development at Oxford Brookes in 2018, with a thesis titled: Post-Conflict Restoration and Transformation: Incorporating Local Community Perceptions in Addressing the Concurrent Need for Change and Cultural Continuity. She founded Re-Think Housing Studio, which was launched in 2019, focusing on the Syrian housing with relation to social, heritage, and conflict studies.