Laura Lee


General Information


Occupation: Architecture Professor

Birth Country: United States

Resident City: Pittsburgh

Resident State/Province: Pennsylvania

Resident Country: United States

Sources: http://www.arc.cmu.edu/cmu/people/bio.jsp?id=83


Specialties


Subject: Architecture Education

Url: http://www.arc.cmu.edu/cmu/people/bio.jsp?id=83


Jobs


Employer: Carnegie Mellon University

Title: Professor, Head

City: Pittsburgh

State: Pennsylvania

Country: United States

Start Date: January 01, 2004


Employer: Carnegie Mellon University

Title: Associate Professor with Tenure, Coordinator: First Year Design Program

City: Pittsburgh

State: Pennsylvania

Country: United States

Start Date: January 01, 2003

End Date: January 01, 2004


Employer: Carnegie Mellon University

Title: Associate Professor, Coordinator: Second Year Design Program

City: Pittsburgh

State: Pennsylvania

Country: United States

Start Date: January 01, 2000

End Date: January 01, 2003


Employer: Carnegie Mellon University

Title: Senior Lecturer, Coordinator: Second Year Design Program

City: Pittsburgh

State: Pennsylvania

Country: United States

Start Date: January 01, 1997

End Date: January 01, 2000


Collaborators


Name: Prof. Jacek Dominiczak, PhD, Architect

Project: Uncovering the City: Architectural Dialogues

Country: delete


Apprenticeships


No apprenticeships on record


Awards


Name: Henry Hornbostel Teaching Award

Description: From the College of Fine Arts, Carnegie Mellon University for teaching excellence and commitment to design education

Date Received: January 01, 1998


Name: Design Honor Award

Description: From The American Institute of Architects (AIA) Pittsburgh Chapter for the exhibition "Uncovering the City: Architectural Dialogues" (With J. Dominiczak)

Date Received: January 01, 1995


Name: Design Award of Merit

Description: From the Pittsburgh History and landmarks Foundation for the design and adaptive reuse of The Building, Pittsburgh, PA. (with The Design Alliance Architects)

Date Received: January 01, 1990


Name: AIA National Education Honor Citation

Description: From The American Institute of Architects (AIA) National for the undergraduate course "Issues of Practice" and related practice education programs

Date Received: January 01, 1999


Name: AIAS National Educator Honor Award

Description: From The American Institute of Architecture Students(AIAS) for teaching excellence, leadership, and commitment to architecture education: highest honor single award per year

Date Received: January 01, 1999


Name: William H. and Frances S. Ryan Award for Meritorious Teaching

Description: From Carnegie Mellon University for recognition of teaching excellence:university-wide highest honor single award per year

Date Received: January 01, 2002


Name: Fellowship in the American Institute of Architects [FAIA]

Description: elected for advancing the science and art of building by advancing architectural education, internship, and practice

Date Received: January 01, 2004


Name: Henry van de Velde Institute Award for Architecture Education

Description: for advancing intercultural and interdisciplinary education

Date Received: January 01, 2005


Name: Presidential Citation from the American Institute of Architects

Description: for developing the Emerging Professionals Companion Publication

Date Received: January 01, 2005


Exhibitions


Title: Uncovering the City: Architectural Dialogues (exhibition with Prof. Jacek Dominiczak, PhD, Architect)

City: Knoxvill, Pittsburgh

Country: United Kingdom

Start Date: January 01, 1996

Notes: The exhibition was held in several places: Copenhagen, Denmark., Winnipeg, Canada, etc.


Title: River Potemkin-Projects for Three Rivers

Description: Exhibition with The Design Alliance Architects

City: Pittsburgh

State: Pennsylvania

Country: United States

Start Date: January 01, 1991


Notable Projects


Title: Case Studies Starter Kit: A Compendium for Practice, Scholarship, and Teaching


Education


Institution: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Department: College of Architecture;

Degree: Master of Architecture with Highest Distinction


Institution: University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, CANADA

Department: Faculty of Architecture

Degree: Bachelor of Environmental Design


Institution: Coll├Ęge International de Cannes: Cannes, FRANCE

Degree: Certificate in French

Start Date: January 01, 1985


Institution: Eurosprachschule: Wiesbaden, GERMANY

Degree: Certificate in German

Start Date: January 01, 1985


Licensing


License: Registered Architect

Organization: National Council of Architectural Registration Boards, USA #42,828

Date Awarded: January 01, 1992


License: Licensed Architect

Organization: State of Pennsylvania, USA #RA-012991-x

Date Awarded: January 01, 1991


License: FAIA (2004); AIA (1991); Associate AIA (1987): The American Institute of Architects #30068116


Professional Affiliations


Organization: Fellowship in the American Institute of Architects

Start Date: January 01, 2004


Organization: AIA

Start Date: January 01, 1991


Organization: Associate AIA

Start Date: January 01, 1987


Publications By


Title: Chapter 16: Expanded Internship Opportunities | Professional and Community Service

Publisher: AIA Press

City: Washinton D.C.

Country: United States

Date Published: January 01, 2004


Title: Case Studies Starter Kit: A Compendium for Practice, Scholarship, and Teaching

Publisher: AIA Press

City: Washinton D.C.

Country: United States

Date Published: January 01, 2004


Title: Emerging Professionals Companion: A Resource for Architecture Education and Experience

Country: United Kingdom

Date Published: January 01, 2003

Notes: Consultant to the AIA and NCARB to develop the vision, establish the framework, and select authors for a 16-chapter, 500+page web-based/print resource serving interns, students, educators, and practitioners


Title: The 2002 Internship Summit

Publication: AIA Journal

Volume: 2

Publisher: AIA Press

City: Washinton DC.

Country: United Kingdom

Date Published: January 01, 2003


Title: Education, Internship, Practice

Publication: Columns, AIA Pittsburgh

Volume: 12

Issue: 10

Publisher: AIA Pittsburgh

City: Pittsburgh

State: Pennsylvania

Country: United States

Date Published: January 01, 1998


Title: Towards a Reconciliation of Education + Practice

Co-author: Stephen Lee,AIA and Robert Pfaffman, AIA

Publication: AIA / ACSA Practice / Education Summer Institute

City: Bozeman

State: Montana

Country: United States

Date Published: January 01, 1997


Title: Cities for Buildings : Buildings for Cities

Publication: 13th National Conference on the Beginning Design Student

City: Baton Rouge

State: Louisiana

Country: United States

Date Published: January 01, 1996


Title: E valu(e)ation + The Urban Relief

Publication: ACSA International Conference

City: Lisbon

Country: Portugal

Date Published: January 01, 1995


Title: Buildings for Cities : Cities for Buildings

Publication: ACSA / RIBA International Conference

City: London

Country: United Kingdom

Date Published: January 01, 1994


Title: Synthetic Triptychs

Publication: ACSA Annual Meeting

City: Montreal

Country: Canada

Date Published: January 01, 1994


Title: Architecture from Art and The Powers of Ten (1)

Publication: Design Communication Association Conference

City: Tucson

State: Arizona

Country: United States

Date Published: January 01, 1994


Title: Design Communication Association Conference

Publication: ACSA / EAAE International Conference

City: Prague

Country: Czech Republic

Date Published: January 01, 1993


Publications About


Country: delete


Title: Laura Lee: Bridging the Gap Between School and Practice

Author: Bill Houseman

Publication: Direct Connection, NCARB

Volume: 3

Issue: 2

Date Published: January 01, 2000

Notes: Interview


Title: Uncovering Pittsburgh

Author: Michelle Fanzo

Publication: Columns, Journal of the American Institute of Architects

Country: United Kingdom

Date Published: January 01, 1994


Title: Nothing Out of Order

Author: Donald Miller

Publication: The Gazette, Sunday Magazine of the Pittsburgh Post

Country: United Kingdom

Date Published: January 01, 1994