Ivan Rupnik is an architect, scholar, consultant and Associate Professor of Architecture at Northeastern University. Over the last decade, Prof. Rupnik has collaborated closely with Prof. Ryan E. Smith on a series of research and consulting projects supporting the international offsite industry, including the “5 in 5 Modular Growth Initiative” Report for the Modular Building Institute (MBI). In 2018, Rupnik and Smith launched MOD X, a platform for knowledge generation and exchange in the offsite industry. Rupnik’s doctoral work at Harvard University focused on the international knowledge networks and policy initiatives that led to the first large-scale offsite construction programs in Europe and the United States. He is a Fellow of MBI. He was the Associate Editor of the Journal of Architectural Education from 2010-2018. He has held academic appointments at Harvard University, City College New York, the Rhode Island School of Design and Syracuse University.