Tim Gough - Academic Profile

Tim Gough is senior lecturer at the School of Architecture and Landscape at Kingston University, UK.  He is a registered architect in private practice in London.


academic qualifications

MA (Cambridge) (Architecture)

Diploma in Architecture (Portsmouth)


academic position:

Senior Lecturer (teaching diploma), Kingston University School of Architecture and Landscape, Faculty of  Art Design and Architecture, Surrey, UK


past academic position:

Sessional Lecturer, Literature Department, Faculty of Continuing Education, Birkbeck College, University of London, UK (2002-2004)


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conference and published papers


Let us Take Architecture

Essay in a publication edited by Lucy Gunning and published by the Wordsworth Trust, June 2007


Non-origin of species: Derrida, Deleuze, Darwin

essay published in  Darwin Special Issue December 2006 of Organisation and Culture, a Taylor and Francis journal


Defiguration of space

essay published Spring 2006 by iudicium-Verlag, Munich, Germany in the book Figuration Defiguration


Deleuze's Narrative Series

paper at the Telling Places Conference, Bartlet School of Architecture, University College, London, December 2007



paper at the Architecture, Urbanism and Curatorship 4th Annual AHRA International conference, November 2007


A structure of Carlo Maderno’s Work

invited paper at the Carlo Maderno conference The Swiss Institute, Rome, December 2006


Non-origin of species

paper at International School of Philosophy, Amersfoort, the Netherlands Darwin, Evolution and Organisation conference November 2004


Different Origins

paper at University of Cardiff, Architecture and the Primitive, September 2004


Defiguration of space

paper at Gakushuin University German Department, Tokyo, Japan Figuration/Defiguration: culture and Cultural Studies as Process conference September 2004


The Construction of Architecture

paper at University of Leeds Philosophy of Architecture/The Architecture of Philosophy conference, July 2004


Given Focus

paper at The Photograph conference, University of Minnesota, Canada, March 2004



paper at Sussex University Encounters with Derrida conference, September 2003


Complexity and the non-positive

paper at LSE Complexity conference, September 2003


Alternative Abstractions of Modernist Architecture

paper at Association of Art Historian’s Conference April 2003, University College, London:


Nature Seconded

paper at Constructing Place conference, University of Newcastle School of Architecture, April 2002