Jeffrey Raven, FAIA, LEED AP


Raven, J. (2019) From Climate Science to Practice, Urban Design & Climate Change, Urban Design Journal, Urban Design Group, London, ISSN: 1750 712X.

Raven, J., Stone, B., Mills, G., Towers, J., Katzschner, L., Leone, M., Gaborit, P., Georgescu, M., and Hariri, M. (2018). Urban planning and urban design. In C. Rosenzweig, W. Solecki, P. Romero-Lankao, S. Mehrotra, S. Dhakal, and S. Ali Ibrahim (eds.), Climate Change and Cities: Second Assessment Report of the Urban Climate Change Research Network. Cambridge University Press.

Raven, J., Leone, M. (2018). Shaping Climate Resilient Cities through Innovative, Multi-Scale and Adaptive-Mitigation Design Methods, TECHNE-Journal of Technology for Architecture and Environment.

Hamdi, R., Tapper,N., Raven, J., Cleugh, H., Di Lullo,G. Urban Climate Information to Support Decision Making: From Local to Global (2018) International Conference on Climate Change and Cities, United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) Nairobi, Kenya.

Raven, J. (2017). To Curb Climate Change, Cities Need the Right Design, Forbes Media LLC.

Raven, J., Klein-Rosenthal, J. (2017). Urban Heat and Urban Design: An Opportunity to Transform in NYC. The Sallan Foundation, Inc.

Raven, J. (2016) Climate Resilient Planning and Urban Design: Sintesi dei risultati del report UCCRN-ARC3-2 / Climate Resilient Urban Planning and Design: UCCRN-ARC3-2 findings. In D’Ambrosio, V. Leone, M.F. (eds.) Progettazione ambientale per ladattamento al Climate Change. Modelli innovativi per la produzione di conoscenza / Environmental Design for Climate Change adaptation. Innovative models for the production of knowledge, Clean, Napoli, ISBN:9788884976079.

ARC3.2 Findings; Toward Developing a Blueprint for Sustainable and Resilient Infrastructure; US National Science Foundation; International Conference on Sustainable Infrastructure; Shenzhen, China, 2016.

Rapport de Soutenance du Jury : Thèse de Doctorat de Sciences de l’Information et de Communication de G. de Kerret ; Professeurs M. Regourd. A. Gryspeerdt, V. Brunetiere, J. Raven; Université Paris 8, 2106.

Raven, J. Embedding Climate Change in Urban Planning and Design (2015). In C. Rosenzweig, W. Solecki, P. Romero-Lankao, S. Mehrotra, S. Dhakal, and S. Ali Ibrahim (eds.) ARC3.2, Summary for City Leaders: Climate Change and Cities, Urban Climate Change Research Network, Columbia University.

Raven, J. Shaping Resilient Cities in China, India and the United States, Gaborit, P. (ed.), European and Asian Sustainable Towns, PIE Peter Lang SA, Brussels,2014.

Raven, Jeffrey. Cooling the Public Realm: Climate-Resilient Urban Design · Resilient Cities (2011) 1: 451-463, 2011. Cities and Adaptation to Climate Change - Proceedings of the Global Forum 2010, Series: Local Sustainability, Vol. 1, Otto-Zimmermann, Konrad (Ed.), 2011, XLIV, 576 p.


Raven, J. Cooling the Public Realm: Climate-Resilient Urban Design, Hebbert, M., Jankovic.V, Webb, B. (ed.), City Weathers, Manchester Architecture Research Centre, University of Manchester; ISBN: 978-1-907120-98-5; 2011 Manchester Architecture Research Centre (MARC), 2011.

Cooling the Public Realm:  Climate-Resilient Urban Design*, Resilient Cities (Springer, 2011), 1st Global Forum on Cities and Climate Change Adaptation.
* Reference document by USGBC Research Publications

Royal Town Planning Institute (UK): Vietnam Climate-Resilient Urban Design project, September 2011.

Growing Green, St. Louis County,  2010
USGBC-St. Louis, MO., Governance Award.

Belford Port Redevelopment Plan, New Jersey, 2009  
NJPO Achievement Planning Award.

Montclair Redevelopment Plan, New Jersey, 2008.

Physical Development Plan for the State of Qatar, Ministry of Municipal Affairs & Agriculture, 1998.

Downtown Brooklyn:  A Plan for Continued Progress, Regional Plan Association, 1995.  Contributor to A Region at Risk: The Third Regional Plan for the NY Metropolitan Area, RPA, 1996.

“Belfast Plan for the Gasworks Site”; Scope: A Review of Northern Ireland.  Exhibited at the Progressive Building Society, Belfast.


New York Institute of Technology:  Director, Masters of Architecture in Urban + Regional Design, Associate Professor, Manhattan.

Columbia University: Adjunct Assitant Professor of Architecture, Master of Science in Architecture + Urban Design.

Cambridge University: Programme for Sustainability Leadership; The Prince of Wales Business & Sustainability Programme.

The New York Times Knowledge Network - The Cooper Union - Ecological Cities: Sustainability + Resilience. 

Lecture: China International Urbanization Forum, National Development & Reform Commission - China Center for Urban Development, Shanghai, 2012.

Steering Committee: US Environmental Protection Administration (EPA), Global Change Research Program (GCRP) for Urban Resilience, 2012.

Lecture: The Humboldt Foundation, Germany, 2012.

Lecture: UN Habitat + Consortium for Sustainable Urbanization, United Nations, New York, 2012.

Workshop: UNDP Europe and the CIS, Bratislava Regional Centre, Slovakia, 2012.

Lecture: CIPSEM-UNEP, International Post-Graduate Training Programme, Germany, 2012.

Environmental Urban Design, CIPSEM-UNEP, Technische Universität Dresden, Germany.

Resilient Cities 2010, 1st World Congress on Cities and Climate Change Adaptation, Bonn, Germany:      Climate-Resilient Urban Design.

Regional Assembly 2010, Regional Plan Association, New York, 2010: Building a Green Infrastructure.

Transportation Research Board 2010, Integrated Planning for Sustainability, Washington DC.

Asian Development Bank - Energy Efficiency and Cities, ADB Urban Day 2010, Manila, The Philippines.

The World  Bank - Planning Resilient Cities, Washington DC.

Cornell University - Toward an Ecological City in Northern Vietnam, Department of City and Regional Planning.

Columbia University - Form Follows Power, Graduate School of Architecture & Urban Design.

New York University - Spotlight on Abu Dhabi:  Challenges and Opportunities in an Emerging Global City.

University of North Carolina, Charlotte – Professionally-
accredited course: The Ecological City.

National Association of Environmental Professionals, 34th Annual Conference,  The Ecological City, Phoenix, AZ.

Korea Transport Institute, International Transportation Conference -  Intermodal Transit Hubs, Seoul, Korea.

New Jersey Institute of Technology:   Infrastructure Planning Roundtable.