Sorna Khakzad

Sorna Khakzad

Entered Program: 2011
Primary Track: Social Science and Coastal Policy
Advisers: Dr. David Griffith and Dr. Lynn Harris
Hometown: Tehran, Iran
Education: MS Architecture - Azad University of Tehran (Iran) 2004; MS Conservation of Monuments and Historic Sites, University of Leuven (Belgium) 2008
Research Interests: Cultural heritage, underwater archaeology, maritime landscape

With considerable amount of experience in cultural heritage preservation and management and realizing its benefit for the human, I started the CRM Program with the passion of a multidisciplinary approach toward the management of cultural coastlines. With two master degrees in architecture and conservation of historic sites, I have worked in international projects in Iran, Turkey, Afghanistan, Pakistan, England, Belgium and Italy as cultural heritage specialist.