Pamela Jerome: The Challenge of Being a Female Preservation Architect in the Middle East

International Studies in Planning Spring 2012

Pamela Jerome is a preservation architect and partner in charge of preservation with WASA/Studio A, a New York City-based architecture and engineering firm. She is also an adjunct associate professor at Columbia University's Graduate School of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation. Jerome is vice president of ICOMOS International Scientific Committee on Earthen Architectural Heritage, expert member of ICOMOS International Scientific Committee on 20th Century Heritage, and an elected officer of ICOMOS Scientific Council. She is U.S./ICOMOS’s liaison to the Association for Preservation Technology International board. She is also a member of Global Heritage Fund’s Senior Advisory Board. Her expertise is in masonry conservation, waterproofing, and management. She has consulted on cultural property conservation in the U.S., Mediterranean, Black Sea, and Middle East.