Bio

Jonas Runberger
Architect SAR/MSA, M.Arch., Lic.Eng., PhD.
Independent Architect, Developer, Researcher and Educator

Jonas Runberger is an architect active in practice, research and education, based in Stockholm. His main interests involve the relation between design techniques, architectural production and experiential effect, with an emphasis on the impact of digital technology on both experimental and conventional practice.

He has 24 years of experience as a practitioner, and has taught architectural design in Sweden and internationally extensively. He holds a PhD (2012) and a Licentiate Degree (2008) from KTH. In his last employment in practice he was Head of Dsearch – a computational design development environment at White Arkitekter (2010 – 2024), and led a team of specialists engaged in development within commissions, generic design methodologies, and several research initiatives. From 2016 – 2023 Jonas held a Professorship in Digital Design at Chalmers Department of Architecture and Civil Engineering, where he was engaged as a teacher in the Masters Program as well as led several research projects. In his previous positions at the KTH School of Architecture he was an Adjunct Professor (2014 – 2017) and a Lecturer (2013 – 2017), and led Design Studio 9 in the Masters Program.

Previous teaching include Diploma Unit 16 at the Architectural Association School of Architecture in London, the Architecture & Digital Design Systems Masters program at London Metropolitan University, and the Machinic Processes in Architectural Design at ETHZ (Zurich, Switzerland).

Personal CV for download in pdf format available here.

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