is an associate professor of architectural education at KMITL. He earned his B.S. in Architecture from University of San Augustin, Philippines, and M.Arch. from the University of Philippines, Diliman. His scholarly interests range from architecture and culture, urban and rural planning, creative economy, design pedagogy, to vernacular arts and crafts. At present, Surasak is directing a series of multi-disciplinary researches on strategic models for creative tourism in Sukhothai, Si Satchanalai and Kamphaeng Phet historic park and the adjacent UNESCO World Heritage Site. Apart from his academic career, he is a licensed architect with extensive experiences in professional practice