About the Author

author Tom Rankin

Author Tom Rankin

Tom Rankin is an American architect living in Rome, where he teaches ecological urbanism at the Università di Roma “La Sapienza” and for various American study-abroad programs.  Prior to moving to Italy on a Fulbright Fellowship, he received his Master’s in Architecture at the Harvard University Graduate School of Design and a Bachelor’s in Architecture at Princeton University. His blog sustainablerome.net was chosen Italy’s Best City Blog by Guardian Cities.