2001 - 2002

Architect of record for the Turkish Nationality Room project. Also, chairman of the technical design committee, Turkish Nationality Room project, Cathedral of Learning, University of Pittsburgh PA 15213.

1998 - 1999

Salem's Meat Market
A three story commercial and residential building in Oakland, Pittsburgh. In collaboration with Hanson Associates.


Williamsburg city center competition entry
with John Decker.


Muslim Student Association, Oakland, Pittsburgh
Purchase and renovation of the existing Jehowa's Witness Church into the Dar-Essalam Mosque. Status: complete.


Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, National War Memorial Design Competition


Islamic Center of Pittsburgh, Monroeville, Pittsburgh
An architectural commission for a spiritual and cultural center for the Islamic community of Western Pennsylvania. Scope: total of 10,000 sq.ft., building, including prayer hall, school and multipurpose rooms; 9.1 acre land developed into recreation, parking and cemetery facilities. Status: incomplete.


Student Services Building Design Competition, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Virginia.


Pittsburgh Center for the Arts Design Competition, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, with Al Filoni, Ken Lee, Ben Gianni and Don McLaughlin.


Villa for Dr. Bushnak, for a young CEO, and his family, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
Scope: 5,000 sq.ft., building; one acre, grounds. Status: complete.


Office building to house the headquarters of The Saudi Center Inc.,
An engineering and construction firm, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Scope: 20,000 sq.ft., building; negligible grounds. Status: complete.


Al-Basnawy Trust Building , Madina, Saudi Arabia.
Scope: 100,000 sq.ft; an eight story, one city block apartment complex with parking at ground, commercial at first and second and residential at upper levels. Status: complete.


Private residence for Dr. McGee, Head and Professor at the Chemical Engineering Department, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Virginia. Scope: 2,500 sq.ft, building. Status: complete.


Master Plan for the new campus of the University of Adana, Adana, Turkey
Scope: Conducted preliminary research and prepared guidelines for the design and implementation of the new campus for 10,000 students. Status: complete.


Two residences and a dormitory for the personnel of the University of Ankara, Turkey. Scope: 200 sq.m. and 1,000 sq.m., respectively. Status: complete.


Municipal government center building in Amasya, Turkey, design competition submission with Haluk Pamir.

Municipal government center building in Konya, Turkey, design competition submission with Haluk Pamir.


Residence for a Danish industrialist, under the supervision of Prof. Gehrdt Bornebusch, Copenhagen, Denmark.
Scope: 600 sq.m., building; several hectars, grounds. Status: complete.

Design studio for the Faculty of Architecture, Middle East Technical university, Ankara, Turkey.
A hypothetical project published in the Architecture D'Jourdhui in 1967.


Lower-middle income housing development for a town of 5,000 at the outskirts of Ankara.
Project was awarded the selection to represent Turkish students at the UIA (Union of International Architects) in 1966, Prague, Czechoslovakia


Founding member of InnoCent, a technological think-tank to innovate in the building sector using advanced technologies, located at the high-tech, industrial incubation facility of the Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey. Also the research arm of PROGE
Founding member of PROGE, an innovative consulting firm in the building sector using advanced technologies in facilities management, construction management and development, Istanbul, Turkey.

Computerized NCARB licensing examination, external consultant to ETS, Princeton.

Office of Physical Plant Planning, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA; designer and acting director. Scope: Developed programming and evaluation studies of existing campus facilities; designed and coordinated new construction and renovation projects, including a research observatory, office, classroom and laboratory spaces; participated in the preparation of the campus master plan in consultation with The Architects Collaborative of Boston, MA.