IIT Ph.D. Architectural Research Forum Spring 2021

For the spring 2021 semester, the Ph.D. program at the College of Architecture will host the Architectural Research Forum, a series of weekly talks presented by a number of distinguished experts, including a number of College of Architecture faculty and alumni, to give interdisciplinary discussions on the future of the city. The series is sponsored by the John Vinci Distinguished Research Fellowship.


All lectures will be held virtually from 5–6:30 p.m. and are free to attend. See below for a list of speakers for the Architectural Research Forum, and the College of Architecture’s spring speakers series can be viewed on its website. Lectures from both series do not overlap with one other.


January 21

Ph.D. Welcome Back


January 28

Susan Fainstein, senior research fellow at Harvard University Graduate School of Design’s Department of Urban Planning and Design


February 4

Ron Henderson, professor and director of the Master of Landscape Architecture and Urbanism program at Illinois Institute of Technology College of Architecture


February 11

Pablo Landa Ruiloba, independent researcher and curator for the 2016 Venice Biennial of Architecture


February 18

Dave Amos, assistant professor of city planning at California Polytechnic State University and host of the “City Beautiful” YouTube channel


February 25

Larry Bennett, professor emeritus of the political science department at DePaul University


March 4

Saskia Sassen, Robert S. Lynd Professor of Sociology at Columbia University


March 11

Sean Keller, associate professor and associate dean of strategic initiatives at Illinois Institute of Technology College of Architecture


March 18

Charles Waldheim, John E. Iriving Professor and director of the Office of Urbanization at Harvard University Graduate School of Design


March 25

Matti Siemiatycki, interim director of the School of Cities and professor of geography and planning at the University of Toronto


April 1

Patrick T. Reardon, writer and former Chicago Tribune reporter


April 8

Jorge Perez Jaramillo, Architect, urban consultant, senior council to World Bank, advisor to the Government of Antioquia, and planning director for Medellín


April 15

Julia Bachrach, historian, preservation planner, urban designer, former historian and planning supervisor to City of Chicago Parks District, and president of Julia Bachrach Consulting


April 22

Fadi Masoud, assistant professor and director of the Centre for Landscape Research at the Daniels Faculty, University of Toronto


April 29

Kristine Miller, professor of landscape architecture at University of Minnesota College of Design


May 6

Hyeson Jeong, assistant professor at University of Texas at Arlington School of Architecture

General information
Lecture ,Online Event
January 21, 2021 - May 6, 2021
17:00 - 18:30 hrs.
Chicago, Illinois, USA
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College of Architecture Institute of Technology of Illinois
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