Mr Bill Flinn

BA (Arch) DipArch

Associate Lecturer

School of Architecture

Bill Flinn


Bill's main interest is in Shelter after Disaster. He is an architect and a builder, particularly experienced in domestic scale building in timber and green construction techniques. His working life has been divided between design and build in the UK and development and humanitarian work in three continents. For nine years he worked in Central America and Mexico in appropriate technology and human rights, before returning to the UK to specialise in Shelter after Disaster. In recent years he has worked in Indonesia, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Cuba, Western Sahara. He also enjoys studio teaching.

Areas of expertise

Shelter after Disaster

Teaching and supervision

Teaching Interest

  • Shelter after Disaster
  • Construction (especially timber)
  • Environmental (green) design


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