Marufjon Mirakhmatov paints the trim on the Boulder Dushanbe Teahouse.

CEDaR hosts visiting scholars working on urban policy, design and community engagement topics. Visiting scholars from around the world stay for extended, one-to-two semester residencies. 

From 2017-2019, CEDaR hosted the following visiting scholars:

Wafae Bouallala, architect and PhD student, Ministry of Urban and Regional Planning and National Institute of Urban and Regional Planning, Rabat-Morocco, 2019-2020.

Marufjon Mirakhmatov, artisan and architectural historian, Dushanbe, Tajikistan, 2018-2019.

Li Zhiguo, associate professor, Northwest A & F University, Shaanxi Province, China, 2018-2019. 

Francesco Moccia, professor emeritus, University of Naples, Italy, 2017-2018.