Dennis Rovere, MA; Expert Witness, Architect & Scholar

Professional & Academic Background

I am an award winning author, retired architect, academic writing tutor, peer reviewer, and editor. I hold an inter-disciplinary MA in Creativity and Design and am the recipient of many professional and academic awards. In addition to my writing and editing experience, I have taught writing workshops for a wide range of disciplines and students from ESL to post-doctorate, to medical doctors (specifically writing medical research).

My latest book on academic writing entitled: “Transitioning Your Writing – from High School to Academia” can be purchased here




University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada

  • Master of Arts. Creativity in Design of Virtual and Animated Environments.
  • Bachelor of Arts, Archeology (Area of Study: China – Shang and Zhou)

Washington State University, Pullman, WA, USA

  • Bachelor of Science, Architectural Studies, cum laude
  • Bachelor of Architecture (Professional Degree), cum laude

University of Cincinnati, OH, USA

  • DAAP – Historical Conservation & Preservation (3 year specialization)


Teaching Certification

  • University Teaching Certificate
  • Instructional Skills Workshop
  • Ethical Conduct in Research Involving Humans

Honors & Awards

  • Innovation in Engineering Award (UK)
  • Trevithick Book Prize
  • Queen Elizabeth II Graduate Student Scholarship
  • Alberta Graduate Student Scholarship [4.0 GPA]
  • Phi Kappa Phi National Honors Society [US]
  • Golden Key National Honors Society [US]
  • D.E. Brooks Memorial Scholarship for Architecture [US]
  • Tau Beta Pi National Engineering Honors Society [US]
  • Presidential Award for Chinese Culture; Government of The ROC
  • Finalist Italian Monument Competition

Professional Practice (Most Recent)

  • Studio Rovere Idea/Build Inc. (Private Practice) : Architecture, Planning, Interior Design, Publishing, Project Management.
  • Joint Venture with Tip Scott Architects (Columbus, IN , Venice Beach & Pacific Palisades, CA). Consultant: Architectural Design; Urban Archaeology; Historical Preservation & Adaptive Reuse.


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