|Research Group||Design and Practice Research Group (DPRG)|
King Edward VII Avenue
|Telephone||029 2087 5607|
|Fax||029 2087 4926|
Research interests centre on the input of professional architects within education and blue sky thinking of novel architectural Ideas and methods (architectural technology, composition, strategic detail developments and tender issues etc.).
Jakob is a lecturer at the WSA with interests in design, technology and making architecture within the built environment. He trained at the Federal Institute of Technology Zurich and the Architectural Association London. He is a registered architect in Switzerland and UK, with substantial practice experience. In 2002 Theo Hotz and Jacob Hotz were awarded by the City of Zurich ("Auszeichnung fuer gutes Bauen der Stadt Zuerich, 1995-2001") for the housing project Baeckerstrasse 51in 8004 Zurich.
Member of the Board of Directors of Theo Hotz AG, Architects (not of Theo Hotz & Partner AG, Architects), Zuerich Switzerland
Being involved in multinational exchanges etc.