Qualification: B.Arch, Pillai's College of Architecture, Mumbai University, 2004. PGD - Environmental Architecture, MSBTE, 2005. M.Arch - Environmental Architecture, Bhanuben Nanavati College of Architecture, Pune University, 2013.
Designation: Assistant Professor
Lab: Construction lab
Areas of expertise: Architectural design and Planning, Energy efficient and climate responsive building design and Building Energy Simulation.
Teaching profile (subjects): Climatology, Building Services, Building Sciences, Architectural Drawing and Graphics, Basics of Design, Design Fundamentals of Architecture & Landscape Architecture.
Vaidehi is an Architect with 4 years of teaching and 5 years of professional experience in the field of Architecture and Landscape Architecture. Her keen interest is in the field of Environmental Architecture which involves climate-responsive building design. She strongly believes in the integration of Architecture, Environment, and Energy. During the Masters' course she has worked on project 'Inclusive Planning for Developing Urban India' funded by SIDA, her study focused on 'Climate Responsive Urban Form' of the Pune core area. She has a flair in painting and sketching.
Professional: Energy efficient and climate responsive building design and Building Energy Simulation. Software: Analysis software : Ecotect Analysis, Design Builder, Autodesk Vasari. CAD Software : AutoCAD, 3D Studio Max, CorelDraw, Adobe PhotoShop, Google Sketchup. Other : GRAM++ GIS (Global Information Systems)
"Eco solutions, Pune (Intern), Involved in the process of LEED (Core and Shell) Certification of a Commercial project in Pune.
Suman Shilp, Pune (Architect), Involved in design and planning of various large scale projects in Architecture and Landscape Architecture. Successfully managed many landscaping projects of varied scales, in farmhouses and residential sectors.
Edifice, Pune (Landscape Architect, Successfully handled design of many landscaping projects of varied scales, incorporate / residential sectors.
Ravi & Varsha Gavandi Landscape Architects, Pune (Architect), Successfully handled the design and execution of many landscaping projects of varied scales, incorporate/residential sectors.
Abhikalpan, Mumbai (Junior Designer)
Rajeev Tayshete & Associates, Mumbai (Intern)"
"Brick School of Architecture, Pune (Assistant Professor), Involved in teaching from 2013.
Have taught subjects like Basics of Design, Design Fundamentals of Architecture, Building Sciences, Architectural Drawing and Graphics, Landscape Architecture and Environmental science and Building Services.
Responsible for managing and formulating rules for submission room in college.
Involved as a part of the exhibition coordination team.
Involved as Exam coordinator from the academic year 2016-17 for exams held in college.
Bhanuben Nanavati College of Architecture, Pune (Teaching Assistant), Involved as a Teaching Assistant for the Building Science subject.
Vaidehi is passionate about travelling. She has travelled to many different places around the world and likes to observe and be part of different cultures. In her spare time she likes to paint.