Mahnaz Maroufi


Mahnaz Vaez Maroufi is a graduate of the Master of Environmental Building Design program from The University of Pennsylvania and has earned both a Bachelor and Master degree in Architecture with honors from University of Tehran.

Following her professional education, she has worked from 2009 to 2011 as an architect in Iran; where she designed among several residential and commercial buildings, a personal house in Isfahan. She is interested in sustainable design and her Bachelor of Architecture thesis was awarded the top University award for her consideration of environmental design in housing. Most of her ideas about sustainability were accepted by the Iranian Housing Foundation where a number of houses are currently being built based on those considerations.