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Background and activities

 German citizen, resides in Trondheim/Norway, 2 children


2015  Norwegian Quality Enhancement Award for NTNU Live Stduio

2013- NTNU Live Studio , coordinator

2013  Trondheim Architecture Award for Trond Clubhouse

2011- Partner Bjørke Arkitektur AS , Trondheim

2010  Sintef Award for outstanding teaching at NTNU

2008- non profit student organization Arkitekthjelpen

2006  Associate Professor at NTNU Trondheim

2004 Teaching at NTNU Trondheim

1998- Architectural practice

1992-1998 Studies in architecture at University Karlsruhe, Stuttgart and


Steffen is architect and Associate Professor at NTNU coordinating mentoring student-initiated Live Projects. Live Projects  trigger social entrepreneurship, learning and a new professional culture. The combination of hands-on production, applied user-insight and working in challenging contexts open up for new approaches to sustainable planning. As leader of workpackage Live Studio in TRANSark center (Center for transformative learning in architecture education) he is responsible for research and development and Live activities for students of Architecture and Fine Arts at NTNU. In addition he is responsible for Complex Programs at the Department for design and management.

Steffen is partner in Bjørke Arkitektur AS