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Stephen McCusker

Architect Member

Tenure: Temporary Appointment from 1 March 2022 to 28 February 2023


Stephen is an experienced ARB prescribed examiner, Part 3 examiner and teacher of Architecture & Design Thinking. He currently co-leads the BA 3rd year at the Manchester School of Architecture and continues to practice as an Architect-Director at Loop Systems Co-operative – an award-winning practice.

Stephen has worked and studied in a number of European locations on a broad range of project types but primarily develops responses to existing buildings and responsible material selection.

Declaration of Interests

Paid employment
  • Director – Loop Systems Limited
  • Part 3 Examiner – University of West England
  • Senior Lecturer (part time) – Manchester School of
Unpaid work

  • RIAS
  • RIBA
  • Elected member of the Committee at the Association of Professional Studies Advisers in Architecture
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Political or campaign activity
  • Active campaigner and facilitator for community led developments and asset transfers