Teaching areas

Architecture and Beginning Design.

Research areas

Beginning Design, Representation, Cultural Sustainability and Identity.


B.S. in Architecture, The Ohio State University, USA, 1990 .
Master in Architecture, Harvard University Graduate School of Design, USA, 1994.

Professional experience

Professor of Architecture, The American University of Sharjah (AUS), 2014-persent.
Associate Professor of Architecture, American University of Sharjah (AUS), 2005-2014.
Assistant Professor of Foundations and Architecture, American University of Sharjah (AUS), 2002-2005.
Assistant Professor of Architecture, Louisiana State University (LSU), Baton Rouge, LA, USA, 1996-2002.
Assistant Professor of Architecture, University of Louisiana at Lafayette (ULL), Lafayette, LA,USA, 1994-1996.


Registered Architect (State of Louisiana #6015) 2004-present; National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB #60752) 1995-present
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