Job title: Professor of Architectural Conservation

Role: Director, Scottish Centre for Conservation Studies

Tel: +44 (0)131 651 5789

Email: m.glendinning@ed.ac.uk

Research: See Prof Miles Glendinning on Edinburgh Research Explorer

Current PhD students

Hiba Alkhalaf

Katherine Breen

Lizzie Induni

Diane Watters

PhD Supervision Topics

​​History of 20th-century mass housing.

History of post-WWII modern architecture and planning.

Glendinning, Miles. 2016. “Cold War Conciliation (Re-Publication)”. The Journal Of Architecture 21 (4).
Glendinning, Miles, Richard Rodger, and Ken Gibb. 2015. Home Builders - 1925-2015. Home Builders - 1925-2015. RCAHMS.
Glendinning, Miles. 2015. “The European Architectural Heritage Year And Unesco World Heritage”. In Eine Zukunft Fuer Unsere Vergangenheit. Baessler.
Glendinning, Miles. 2015. “Review Of 'men From The Ministry' (By Simon Thurley)”. West 86Th: A Journal Of Decorative Arts, Design History And Material Culture 22 (1).
Glendinning, Miles, and Almantas Samalavicius. 2015. “Neomodernizmas”. Kulturos Barai 2015 (6).
Glendinning, Miles. 2014. “Ein Trojanisches Pferd?”. In Denkmal - Werte - Bewertung. Arbeitskreis Theorie und Lehre der Denkmalpflege e.v.
Glendinning, Miles. 2014. “The Densification Of Modern Public Housing In Hong Kong And Singapore”. Docomomo 50.
Glendinning, Miles. 2014. “From European Welfare State To Asian Capitalism - The Transformation Of British Public Housing In Hong Kong And Singapore”. In Architecture And The Welfare State. Routledge.
Glendinning, Miles. 2014. “Postwar Modernism: An Unexpected Stronghold Of Heritage Authenticity”. In A Clockwork Jerusalem (Catalogue, British Pavilion, 2014 Venice Biennale). Cornerhouse.
Glendinning, Miles. 2013. The Conservation Movement: A History Of Architectural Preservation. The Conservation Movement: A History Of Architectural Preservation. Routledge.
Glendinning, Miles. 2012. “A Century Of Mass Housing Campaigns”. The Drouth.
Glendinning, Miles, Jane Thomas, and Louise Campbell. 2012. Basil Spence. Basil Spence. RIBA Publishing.
Glendinning, Miles, and Diane Watters. 2012. “Nove Mesto Cumbernauld: Recepcia A Odkaz Dedicstva (Slovak)”. A + U (Architecture And Urbanism, Slovakia).
Glendinning, Miles. 2012. “La Guerre De Cent Ans: Vers Une Histoire Mondiale De L'habitat Social”. In Architectures Modernes - L'emergence D'une Patrimoine. Mardaga.
Glendinning, Miles. 2012. “Multifaceted Monolith: The Hidden Diversity Of Mass Housing”. In Images Of Power And The Power Of Images: Control, Ownership, And Public Space. Oxford: Berghahn. Refereed.
Glendinning, Miles. 2011. “Scotland’S Castle Culture”. In Scotland’S Castle Culture. Birlinn Press.
Glendinning, Miles. 2011. “‘A Modernist Vernacular? The Hidden Diversity Of Post-War Council Housing’”. In Built From Below. Routledge.
Glendinning, Miles. 2011. “On-Line Article: Twentieth Century Society Building Of The Month, July 2011: Wah Fu Estate, Hong Kong.”.
Glendinning, Miles. 2011. “Farm Buildings 1914-2006”. In Scottish Life And Society: A Compendium Of Scottish Ethnology. Vol. 2. John Donald.
Glendinning, Miles. 2010. “'”The Forgotten Revolution”: Northern Ireland's Heritage Of Modern Reconstruction’”. The Journal Of Architecture 15 (5). http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?scp=77958090669&partnerID=8YFLogxK.
Glendinning, Miles. 2010. Architecture's Evil Empire?. Architecture's Evil Empire?. Reaktion Books.
Glendinning, Miles, A Law, M Dominiczak, and A Ottar. 2010. Space To Heal: Humanity In Healthcare Design. Space To Heal: Humanity In Healthcare Design. Sleeper.
“Mirror Of Modernity: The Postwar Revolution In Urban Conservation”. 2009. DOCOMOMO International E-Proceedings.
“South City: Modernist Urbanism In The Southern Hemisphere: Special Issue 1”. 2009. DOCOMOMO International E-Proceedings.
Glendinning, Miles. 2009. “‘Cold-War Conciliation: International Architectural Congresses In The Late 1950S And Early 1960S’”. The Journal Of Architecture 14 (2).
Glendinning, Miles. 2009. “‘Remaking The Future: The Multiple Faces Of Postwar Scottish Architecture’”. In Scotland, Building For The Future. Historic Scotland.
Glendinning, Miles. 2009. “Alexander Thomson”. In Oxford Companion To Architecture. Oxford University Press.
Glendinning, Miles. 2009. “Archibald Simpson”. In Oxford Companion To Architecture. Oxford University Press.
Glendinning, Miles. 2009. “C R Mackintosh”. In Oxford Companion To Architecture. Oxford University Press.
Glendinning, Miles. 2009. “Charles Wilson”. In Oxford Companion To Architecture. Oxford University Press.
Glendinning, Miles. 2009. “D Hamilton”. In Oxford Companion To Architecture. Oxford University Press.
Glendinning, Miles. 2009. “David Bryce”. In Oxford Companion To Architecture.
Glendinning, Miles. 2009. “G Graham”. In Oxford Companion To Architecture. Oxford University Press.
Glendinning, Miles. 2009. “Robert Lorimer”. In Oxford Companion To Architecture. Oxford University Press.
Glendinning, Miles. 2009. “Scotland (General)”. In Oxford Companion To Architecture. Oxford University Press.
Glendinning, Miles. 2009. “Sir J Murray”. In Oxford Companion To Architecture. Oxford University Press.
Glendinning, Miles. 2009. “Sir Rowand Anderson”. In Oxford Companion To Architecture. Oxford University Press.
Glendinning, Miles. 2009. “Sir William Bruce”. In Oxford Companion To Architecture. Oxford University Press.
Glendinning, Miles. 2009. “T Hamilton”. In Oxford Companion To Architecture. Oxford University Press.
Glendinning, Miles. 2009. “Tower Blocks (General)”. In Oxford Companion To Architecture. Oxford University Press.
Glendinning, Miles. 2009. “W H Playfair”. In Oxford Companion To Architecture. Oxford University Press.
Ferrari, Maria, Miles Glendinning, Paul Jenkins, and J Taylor. 2008. “Putting The User First? A Pioneering Scottish Experiment In Architectural Research”. Architectural Heritage 19.
Glendinning, Miles. 2008. Modern Architect. Modern Architect. RIBA Publishing.
Glendinning, Miles. 2008. “Docomomo International Journal 39, Special Issue: Postwar Mass Housing”. In Docomomo International Journal 39, Special Issue: Postwar Mass Housing. DOCOMOMO International E-Proceedings.
Konrad, Aglaia, Christoph Keller, Miles Glendinning, and Jonathan Lagae. 2008. Desert Cities. Desert Cities. JAB.
Glendinning, Miles, and Wade Martins. 2008. Buildings Of The Land: Scotland’S Farms, 1750-2000. Buildings Of The Land: Scotland’S Farms, 1750-2000. RCAHMS.
Glendinning, Miles. 2008. “‘The Architect As Cold War Mediator: The 1963 Uia Congress, Havana’”. Docomomo 37.
Glendinning, Miles. 2008. “'a Beacon Of Modernity: The Royal Commonwealth Pool'”. Elevation.
Glendinning, Miles. 2008. “Cluster Homes: Planning And Housing In Cumbernauld New Town”. In Journal 9: Housing The Twentieth Century. Vol. 9.