Graduate Architecture

Posted July 15, 2020

Franca Trubiano Named Senior Fellow at Perry World House

Associate Professor of Architecture Franca Trubiano has been named Senior Fellow at the University of Pennsylvania's Perry World House.

Trubiano was awarded a Perry World House Penn Faculty Workshop Grant for her proposal “Forced Labor, Urban Migration, and the Built Environment: Global Policies for Eradicating Supply Chain Slavery in the Building Industry.”

The workshop, scheduled for Spring 2021, will convene an international panel of building industry researchers and global policy engagement experts working to address both challenges and opportunities associated with eradicating forced labor in the globalized supply chain of buildings. 

The project was also awarded a Humanities, Urbanism, and Design (H+U+D) Initiative grant where Franca is a HUD Fellow from 2018 to 2022.