Ashima Krishna is an architect and historic preservation planner
whose research spans the management of historic urban landscapes in
developing countries, adaptive reuse of religious historic
structures and landscapes, and world heritage sites in the
So Ra Baek is an urban planner whose research addresses the
intersection of public health and the built environment. In
particular she studies the role of race/ethnicity and acculturation
in relation to physical activity and neighborhood design.
Sean Burkholder is an architect whose work coalesces around issues characteristic of the Great Lakes region, including urban vacancy, fresh-water ecosystems, infrastructural re-purposing, dredge material management and the urban/water interface.
Robert Silverman applies urban planning to the study of the non-profit sector, the role of community-based organizations in urban neighborhoods, education reform, shrinking cities, and inequality in inner city housing markets.
The work of Dennis Maher has ranged from a localized form of
civic activism and material experimentation to a synthetic
proposition for re-imagining the post-industrial environment
through a variety of modes and media.