Architect    •    Educator    •    Activist


CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS

10/11/11 American Association for Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE), Pittsburgh, PA

Presenting on Collaborations of Academia and Practice with Architect Chad Edwards.

09/17/11 Public Interest Design Institute (PID), University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM

One of five guest speakers for Public Interest Design Institute for professionals.

2011 Structures for Inclusion 10+1 (SFI), Chicago, IL – Include Yourself 

‘Design from the Ground Up: A Zero-Energy Health Center in Rural Tanzania’

2010 Associated Collegiate Schools of Architecture (ACSA), New Orleans, LA – Re-Building

‘Research Informing Design: A Zero-Energy Health Center in Rural Tanzania’

03/27/09 Associated Collegiate Schools of Architecture (ACSA), Portland, OR – Teaching Technology As Design

‘Fragmentation and Interrogation towards Integration’, co-authored with UC-SAID Assistant Professor Karl Wallick

07/23/08 The Oxford Conference 2008, Oxford, England – Resetting the Agenda for Architectural Education

‘Following Kahn in Texas’

04/17/07 Architectural Research Centers Consortium (ARCC), Eugene, OR – Green Challenges in Research, Practice and Design Education

‘Expo 2005 – Nature’s Wisdom: An Ecological Pedagogy for Sustainable Transformation’

03/10/07 Associated Collegiate Schools of Architecture (ACSA), Philadelphia, PA – Fresh Air

‘Between History and Contemporaniety: Critical Assessment of Historic Review in Savannah, Georgia’

 

GUEST LECTURES

01/28/11 Catholic University of America School of Architecture and Planning

Presentation on Solar Decathlon and integrated design

08/05/10 Yost Grube Hall Architects, Portland, Oregon

Presentation on Roche Health Center

02/19/10 Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, IL

Presentation on Roche Health Center

10/09/09 Catholic University of America School of Architecture and Planning

Presentation on Precedents in Zero-Energy Design 

09/18/09 Cincinnati Children’s Hospital International Child Health Event

‘Building a sustainable primary health care center in an African village: The challenges and possible solutions’, presented with Dr. Chris Lewis.

07/22/09 Monash School of Architecture, Melbourne, Australia

lecture entitled ‘Designing A Carbon-Neutral Health Center in Rural Tanzania’