Dijana Milenov

Dijana Milenov
Mentor: Dr. Stephen Belton
College of Design, Construction, and Planning
"I found this program as a great opportunity to truly explore and concentrate on a subject which interest me both personally and academically. It is a work which, i believe, might shape and influence my professional interests. Moreover, it is a way of learning about the research process itself as well as a chance to closely work with professors and professionals in the field."





Research Interests

  • Critical Regionalism
  • Housing
  • Serbian Architecture

Academic Awards

  • United World Scholarship
  • Davis Scholarship
  • Sir Martin Gundersen Scholarship
  • City of Zrenjanin Scholarship


  • AIAS
  • Cypress Martial Arts Dojo


  • Integration of Roma People in Montenegro
  • Visiting Elderly People

Hobbies and Interests

  • Drawing
  • Martial Arts
  • Languages
  • Graphic Design

Research Description

Critical Regionalism in Northern Serbia
The objective of the research is to propose a set of values and architectural design proposals of a contemporary northern Serbian house. The design is to be based on the analysis of the regional traditional house as well as cultural and environmental circumstances of the area.