DESIGN EXPERTS AT UK

Faculty and research experts at the University of Kentucky (UK) are available to speak to the news media about a variety of topics ranging from finance and economics to literature and the arts. Members of the media wishing to interview or consult with these individuals should call (859) 257-1754.


Categories:


Architecture

Mark O'Bryan, Associate Professor and Associate Dean for Administration, School of Architecture, College of Design
Contact Phone(s): (502) 587-7015
E-mail: m2@iglou.com
Specializations:

  1. Residential Architecture
    Liturgical Furnishings 
    Worship Space
    Urban Design
    Site Planning
    Programming
    Strategic Planning
    Historic Preservation
    Adaptive Reuse

Jason Scroggin, Assistant Professor, School of Architecture, College of Design
Contact Phone(s): (859) 257-1437
E-mail: scroggin@uky.edu
Specializations:

  1. Architecture
    Furniture
    Graphic Design
    Digital Design
    Digital Fabrication
    Digital Representation Adaptive Reuse

Clyde Carpenter, Professor, School of Architecture, College of Design
Contact Phone(s): (859) 257-3651
E-mail: arc104@uky.edu
Specializations:

  1. Historic Preservation
    Preservation Design/Theory
    Architectural Design/Theory
    Modern House in Kentucky

Julia Smyth-Pinney, Associate Professor, School of Architecture, College of Design
Contact Phone(s): (859) 323-2538
E-mail: jsmyth@uky.edu
Specializations:

  1. Francesco Borromini (1599-1667)
    Roman Baroque architecture
    Italian Renaissance art, architecture

Michael Jacobs, Instructor, School of Architecture, College of Design
Contact Phone(s): (859) 252-6664
E-mail: mjacobs@omniarchitects.com
Specializations:

  1. Sustainability
    Residential Living
    Higher Education Architectural Design
    Research Facilities Architectural Design
    Health Care Architectural Design
    Design Technology
    Liturgical Design
    Corporate Architectural Design

Wallis Miller, Charles Parker Graves Endowed Associate Professor in Architecture, School of Architecture, College of Design
Contact Phone(s): (859) 257-5949
E-mail: wmiller@uky.edu
Specializations:

  1. Modern Architecture (1750-present)
    European Modern Architecture
    German Modern Architecture
    Museums
    Architecture exhibitions
    Monuments and Memorials

David Mohney, Professor, School of Architecture, College of Design
Contact Phone(s): (859) 323-2538
E-mail: mohney@uky.edu
Specializations:

  1. Urbanism
    Dutch architecture
    Architecture biennale
    New urbanism
    Kentucky architecture
    Louisville architecture
    Lexington architecture
    American urbanism

Nick Puckett, Assistant Professor, School of Architecture/College of Engineering
Contact Phone(s): 859-257-6262 x 419
E-mail: npuckett@gmail.com
Specializations:

  1. Custom digital design software
    Interactive Spaces
    Hardware/Software Interface Design
    Design/Development of Robotic production systems Responsive/Intelligent Material Design and Production

Greg Luhan, Associate Professor, School of Architecture
Contact Phone(s): 859-257-6568
E-mail: gregory.luhan@uky.edu
Specializations:

  1. Digital Fabrication
    Design Pedagogy
    Virtual Environments
    Flexible Systems Design
    Sustainability
    Green Building

Elizabeth Swanson, Associate Professor, School of Architecture, College of Design
Contact Phone(s): (859) 257-8870
E-mail: lizaswanson@uky.edu
Specializations:

  1. Community and Public Spaces
    Landscape Design
    Design Pedagogy

Andrew Manson, Assistant Professor, School of Architecture, College of Design
Contact Phone(s): (859) 323-2538
E-mail: andrewjmanson@uky.edu
Specializations:

  1. History and Theory of architecture,
    20th Century Italian Architecture
    History of Cities, Roman
    Architecture and Urbanism
    Aesthetics of Ruins

Fashion & Merchandising

Elizabeth Easter, Professor, Merchandising, Apparel & Textiles
Contact Phone(s): 859- 257-7777
Email: eeaste@uky.edu
Specialization:

  1. Textiles

Scarlett Wesley, Associate professor, Merchandising, Apparel & Textiles
Contact Phone(s): 859-257-7778
Email: scarlett.wesley@uky.edu
Specialization:

  1. Consumer decision-making
    Sustainable retailing

Historic Preservation

Julie Riesenweber, Assistant Professor, Department of Historic Preservation, College of Design
Contact Phone(s): (859) 257-4624
E-mail: jriesen@uky.edu
Specialization:

  1. American architecture
    American cultural landscapes
    American material culture
    Vernacular
    Kentucky 1780-1860

Interior Design

Allison Carll-White, Professor, School of Interior Design, College of Design
Contact Phone(s): (859) 257-7763
E-mail: hedcarll@uky.edu
Specializations:

  1. Historic interiors and design
    Historic Preservation
    Interior design pedagogy
    Design criticism

Joe Rey-Barreau, Associate Professor, School of Interior Design, College of Design
Contact Phone(s): (859) 257-7766
E-mail: hedjrb@uky.edu
Specializations:

  1. Lighting Design for Residential, Commercial, and Institutional spaces
    Lighting for the aging eye
    Outdoor lighting
    Polemics of lighting design

Landscaping

Michael Kennedy, Associate Professor, Department of Geography
Contact Phone(s): (859) 257-6494
E-mail: kennedy@uky.edu
Specialization:

  1. Geographic information systems
    Computer cartography
    Computers for urban design, planning

Sandra Zupan, Lecturer, Department of Geography
Contact Phone(s): (859) 257-6947
E-mail: sandra.zupan@uky.edu
Specialization:

  1. Urban redevelopment, planning and public participation
    Politics of urban sustainability and environmental justice
    Progressive community agendas and strategies
    Urban transformations in the post-socialist city
Updated November 14, 2011 by Web Administrator