Asma Naz, Ph.D. is a researcher and an academician. Her research interest is centered on interaction design and interactive architecture: the cognitive and design aspects of adaptive interactive spaces.
She is a Junior Fellow at the Hanse-Wissenschaftskolleg (HWK), Institute for Advanced Study in Delmenhorst, Germany. Her work at HWK will be focused on anticipation guided new forms of interactive architecture and machine learning.
Naz is currently working as an Assistant Professor in the Dept. of Architecture at Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology (BUET), Dhaka, Bangladesh.
Naz has an interdisciplinary background, with a Bachelor of Architecture degree (Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology) and an M.S. in Visualization Sciences (Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas). She received her Ph.D. in Arts & Technology from the University of Texas at Dallas. She had worked at HKS Inc., one of the leading architecture firms in the States as a designer and visualization specialist, and was involved in several major sports projects, including The Cowboys stadium at Arlington, Texas and The Liverpool Anfield Stadium at Liverpool, UK. She taught as a senior lecturer at the University of Texas at Dallas, Texas, USA.