Director, School of Architecture

Burnay, D., DiplArch (Tech Univ Lisbon), MSc (Arch) (Univ College London)
Telephone: (902) 494-4128, Email:

Undergraduate Secretary, School of Architecture

Morash-Kent, S., BA, BEd, MEd (St. Mary’s)
Telephone: (902) 494-3971, Email:

Graduate Secretary, School of Architecture

Hatcher, H., BA (St F.X.), MA (Memorial)
Telephone: (902) 494-3973, Email:

Director of Career Services, Faculty of Architecture and Planning

Firth, J., BSc, MBA (St. Mary's)
Telephone: (902) 494-6201, Email:

Undergraduate and Graduate Coordinator, School of Architecture

Parcell, S., BArch (Toronto), MArch (Cranbrook), PhD (McGill)
Telephone: (902) 494-3908, Email:


Bonnemaison, S., BSc (Concordia), BArch (Pratt), MSc(Arch) (MIT), PhD (UBC). Lightweight and tensile structures, motion studies in architecture, architectural installations, temporary urbanism of festivals, responsive environments and electronic textiles for architectural applications.
Cavanagh, E., BSc, BArch (McGill), PhD (Lehigh). Architectural design (teaching and practice); scholarship in coastal planning and history of technology; production of design-build projects for coastal communities, focusing on innovative construction methods.
Macy, C., BA(Arch) (Calif at Berkeley), MArch (MIT), Reg Arch (WA). History, theory and criticism of modern architecture, representation of cultural identity in architecture, urban systems and infrastructure, temporary urbanism, lightweight and ephemeral architecture.
Mannell, S., BES, BArch (Waterloo), FRAIC, NSAA. Sustainable design, education for sustainable development; building construction; public works architecture, post-war modern architecture, 1970s ecological architecture, contemporary architectural criticism.
Parcell, S., BArch (Toronto), MArch (Cranbrook), PhD (McGill). Architectural theory and interpretation; historical definitions of architecture; interdisciplinary alliances with architecture; history and theory of architectural representation.

Associate Professors

Burnay, D., DiplArch (Tech Univ of Lisbon), MSc(Arch) (Univ College London). Design practice in public architecture, contemporary architecture in the public realm, architectural tectonics.
Forren, J., BA (Wesleyan), MArch (MIT), Reg Arch (Mass), NCARB. New materials in architecture, high performance building systems, digital design and construction technologies, interdisciplinary design practices, human-environment interface, affective architecture, interactive public art.
Lilley, B., BES (Manitoba), AA Dipl. Responsive architecture, material research and computation, public interest design, psychogeography.
Savage, N., BA (Alberta), BEDS, MArch (TUNS), NSAA. Residential and public buildings, affordable housing; alternative housing models, hard-to-house populations, and therapeutic housing environments.
Venart, C. A. S., Cert. Eng. (Mt. A), BFA (Toronto), MArch (SCI-Arc), AK NWF (prof. reg. Germany). Experiential, spatial, and phenomenological methods of documenting, representing and analyzing site, architecture, urban and natural environments; private design practice; multi-disciplinary design strategies for urban and architectural competitions and projects; publication and exhibition design.

Assistant Professors

Dainese, E., BA(Arch), MArch, PhD (IUAV, Italy), OAPPC. History, theory and criticism of modern architecture, architectural and landscape design, endemic paradigm and African design
Fitzgerald, S., BSc (Univ College London), BID (Kwantlen), BEDS (TUNS), MArch (Dalhousie), PhD (Univ College London), NSAA, AAA, AANB, IDNS, FRAIC. Design practice in institutional, civic, residential, and design-build architecture; research in spatial and social dynamics of cities, productive urban landscapes, and comparative models of practice.
Mullin, R., BEDS, MArch(FP) (TUNS). Detailing and significance of materials; landscape and buildings in coastal environments; community partnerships; design-build; representation in documentation, design, and construction.
Parsons, A., BSc (McGill), MES (Dalhousie), SMBT (MIT). Built heritage conservation, window design, building performance, design-craft interface.
Putman, M., ArchTechDip (Loyalist), BAS, MArch (Carleton), PgDip (Univ College London), ARB, RIBA. Design/materiality interventions in urban fabrics/landscapes; design-making methodology applied to building techniques; prototyping/design-build.
Sweetapple, T.,
BA (Dalhousie), BEDS, MArch (TUNS), FRAIC. Cultural, academic, and residential projects; innovative learning environments, material culture, and comprehensive design.
Verissimo, C., Dipl. Arch (Technical Univ Lisbon), MArch II (Harvard). Design practice in private and public buildings, urban design, and architectural tectonics; research in sustainable materials and eco-efficiency in building construction.

Senior Instructor

Jannasch, E., BEDS (TUNS), MArch (Dalhousie). Teaching in architecture; visual reasoning; systems thinking; film, architecture, and virtual reality; structural form; non-funicular masonry; history and future of fabrication; labour, work, and craft; the utilitarian vernacular.

Adjunct (FGS)

Arquero de Alarcón, M., Prof. arch. (Madrid), MASLA (ETH Zurich), MLAUD (Harvard), DEA (Poly Madrid), COAM (Spain), ASLA, APA; Univ. of Michigan.
Braithwaite, P., BA (UBC), BEDS, MArch (Dal), NSAA
Carter, B., DiplArch (Nottingham), MArch (Toronto); SUNY Buffalo
Cormier, A., BSc(Arch), BArch (McGill), CEA Architecture Urbaine (Paris-Villemin); Univ. de Montréal
Corson, J., BEDS, MArch (TUNS), NSAA
Crace, J., BSc (Dal), BEDS, BArch (TUNS), NSAA
Gallaugher, D., BFA (OCAD), BEDS, MArch (Dal), NSAA
Goodz, D., BSc, BArch (McGill)
Henry, P., BEDS, BArch (TUNS), NSAA
Hill, R., BComm, BEDS, MArch (Dal), NSAA
Kam, K., BSc (Dal), BEDS (TUNS), MEd (MSVU)
Kawar, R., BA(Arch), MArch (Calif at Berkeley), NSAA, AIA
Mandeville, J., BEng (Memorial), BEDS, MArch (Dal), NSAA
Nycum, B., BEDS, MArch (TUNS), NSAA
Reed, J., BA (Univ. of King's College), MDiv (Atlantic School of Theology)
Robertson, K., BEDS, MArch (TUNS), NSAA
Stotts, E., BArch (Rice), AIA, NSAA
Thompson, K.
Trumble, C., BSc(Arch) (Illinois), MArch (Penn), AIA
Wiedemann, N., BDes(Arch) (Florida), MArch (Princeton); U Texas Austin, AIA
Willett, J., BA (Queen's), BEDS, MArch (Dal), NSAA

Adjunct (Retired)

Kroeker, R., BES (Manitoba), AA Dipl, ARCUK - Professor Emeritus (Dalhousie University)