Corresponding Editor, Nexus Network Journal
Areas of study: Islamic architectural history, architectural morphology
Kenza Boussora is an architect and associate professor at Ecole Polytechnique d’Architecture et d’Urbanisme, EPAU,Algeria. She received her degree in Architectural Studies from EPAU, and completed her post-graduate studies at both Oxford Brookes University, UK, and Mohamed Khider University, Biskra, Algeria. She has taught Islamic architectural history for many years, with a particular focus on the North African countries. Her research interests focus on architectural morphology and the relationship between architecture and mathematics. She conducted many research on Islamic architecture, regionalism and colonial architecture in North Africa and is the author of the book Histoire de l’architecture en pays islamiques (Cas du Maghreb, 2004). She has published two articles in the Nexus Network Journal: “The Use of the Golden Section in the Great Mosque of Kairouan” (vol. 6, no. 1 (2004), pp. 7–16) and “Formal style of Medersas buildings in North Africa” (vol. 17, no. 1 (2015)).
Dr. Kenza Boussora
Architecte, Maitre de conférences
Laboratoire Ville, Architecture et Patrimoine
Ecole Polytechnique d'Architecture et d'Urbanisme, EPAU