Master of Urban Design

Urban Design Faculty and Staff


Chair

Marwan Ghandour

Director

Master of Science in Architecture and Building Design, Columbia University, 1988 Bachelor of Architecture, American University of Beirut, 1986

 

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Email: marwang@iastate.edu

Office: 591 Design



Administrative Staff

Amanda Youngquist

Administrative Specialist

BS, Iowa State University, 2011

 

Email: amyoung@iastate.edu

Office: 146 Design



Faculty

Carlton Basmajian

Associate Professor

AB, University of Chicago (1996)  MCP, Georgia Institute of Technology (2000) PhD, University of Michigan (2008)

 

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Email: carlton@iastate.edu

Office: 578 Design

Phone: 6942



Mira Engler

Professor

EDUCATION

1977-1982                  

Bachelor of Landscape Architecture, Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel, with honors

1987-1989                  

Master of Landscape Architecture, University of California, Berkeley

2006-2013                  

Ph.D Architecture, University of California, Los Angeles, Dissertation: “Gordon Cullen and the ‘Cut-and-paste’ Urban landscape,” Major Professor: Sylvia Lavin

 

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Email: miraengl@iastate.edu

Office: 478 Design

Phone: 8937



Marwan Ghandour

Professor

Master of Science in Architecture and Building Design, Columbia University, 1988 Bachelor of Architecture, American University of Beirut, 1986

 

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Email: marwang@iastate.edu

Office: 591 Design

Phone: 3543



Sungduck Lee

Lecturer

PhD, Environmental Design and Planning, Arizona State University, 2013

MArch (Urban Design), University of Texas at Austin, 2007

BEng (Architecture), Chung Ang University (Korea), 2004

 

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Email: sungduck@iastate.edu

Office: 162 Design

Phone: 5758



Benjamin Shirtcliff

Assistant Professor

PhD, Urban Studies, University of New Orleans, 2012 MLA, Pennsylvania State University, 2004 BLA, Pennsylvania State University, 2004 BA, Philosophy, University of Oregon, 1999

 

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Email: bens@iastate.edu

Office: 476 Design

Phone: 0797



Sharon Wohl

Assistant Professor

Ph.D Candidate, Spatial Planning and Strategy, TU Delft (Current)

Master’s of Architecture, 1995 University of Manitoba

Bachelor’s of Environmental Design, 1988 University of Manitoba

Department of Landscape Architecture, University of Manitoba

- semester in sustainable urbanism (1994)

Ecole D’Architecture et D’Urbanism, Paris, Belleville

- semester with Henri Ciriani (1991)

 

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Email: swohl@iastate.edu

Office: 485 Design

Phone: 8913