Jan Schabert studied Film, Engineering and Architecture and holds a final and accredited degree in architecture (Dipl.-Ing.(Univ.)Architect/ByAK).
The architectural work of his office, günther & schabert architects planners, the outcome of his research – focussing on the development of integrative low-tech building-systems and -subsystems – as well as his architectural documentary movies are published, exhibited and awarded internationally.
His academic career led him from teaching and research positions at Technische Universität München/DEU, University of Glamorgan/GBR, Keimyung University/KOR, Coventry University/GBR to UCT in 2016, where Jan teaches in the field of »constructing ideas«; design with strong emphasis on structural & technological aspects as symbiotic drivers to undergrad students.
Phone: +27 (0)21 650 1517
Fax: +27 (0)21 650 2383