Who

Kristín Thorleifsdóttir
Kristín ThorleifsdóttirPh.D., MLA
Kristín is an assistant professor of Landscape Architecture and Design Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and has an affiliate appointment with Scandinavian Studies. Her teaching and research interests focus on designing environments that promote people’s health and wellbeing.
Hildur Arna Gunnarsdóttir
Hildur Arna GunnarsdóttirB.S. Landscape Planning
Hildur Arna has been involved in many V&V projects. Besides being an energetic project coordinator, she is also good writer and editor in Icelandic. She has a degree in Landscape Planning and has worked for many years as an educational specialist at the Reykjavik Botanical Gardens.
Búi Hrafn JónusonB.A. Architecture
Búi Hrafn Jónuson is a research assistant at V&V. He is the computer wizard behind the lab’s research projects and has a keen eye for person-environment interactions. Búi Hrafn has a degree in Architecture from the Iceland College of the Arts.