Locations

Moscow

College of Art and Architecture
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2461
Moscow, ID 83844-2461


phone: (208) 885-4409
fax: (208) 885-9428
email: caa@uidaho.edu

Boise

Urban Design Center
322 E Front Street, Suite 120
Boise, ID 83702

phone: (208) 334-2999
email: arch@uidaho.edu
website: uidaho.edu/caa/facilities/udc


Integrated Design Lab
306 S 6th St.
Boise, ID 83702

phone: (208) 429-0220
email: kevinv@uidaho.edu
website: www.idlboise.com

Faculty

Gary Austin
Associate professor in Landscape Architecture, co-advises the Community Design specialization. His teaching and research focus on design and construction of constructed wetlands for wastewater, stormwater treatment and for habitat and recreation, and green infrastructure for the integration of stormwater, recreation, habitat and utilities.
Nick Sanyal
Associate professor in Conservation Social Sciences, supervises BIOP students that design their own specializations and teaches conservation planning and studies working landscapes, communities and institutions necessary for the use, enjoyment, planning and conservation of natural resources.
Stephen Drown
Chair of Landscape Architecture and a University of Idaho Extension Education Specialist for Bioregional Planning and Community Design. He also directs the Rapid Response Design Team (RRDT), a rural community design assistance program.
David Paul
Associate professor in Movement Sciences, supervises BIOP students that design their own specialization. His teaching and research focus on investigating the relationships between physical activity, food intake, and chronic disease; studying the relationship between the built environment and obesity in children and adults; developing methodologies to improve the measurement of physical activity and food intake.
Tamara Laninga
Assistant professor in Conservation Social Sciences and Bioregional Planning program Director, oversees the Regional Planning & Multi-jurisdictional Governance specialization. Her teaching and research focus on sustainable land use planning in small towns and rural regions; public involvement in natural resource management; and analysis of and public support for wood-based aviation biofuels in the Pacific Northwest.
Lorie Higgins
Associate professor in Agricultural Economics and Rural Sociology, supervises BIOP students that design their own specializations. She directs the Two Degrees Northwest:  Where Art Meets the Land program that identifies, develops and promotes unique arts, foods, cultures, heritage, sites and experiences of north central Idaho and southeastern Washington.  She also plays a leadership role in Community Coaching for Grassroots Action, a program designed to ignite, coach and sustain positive change in small Idaho towns; and coordinates and facilitates community listening sessions in Idaho Community Reviews.
Geography professor Tim Frazier
Tim G. Frazier, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Dr. Frazier's research involves climate change, hazards, and urban sustainability. Raised in a region exposed to several types of geophysical hazards, Dr. Frazier's expertise is coupled with first-hand experience and personal interest.
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Dean Mark Hoversten
Mark Elison Hoversten, Ph.D., FASLA, AICP
Dean of the College of Art and Architecture; Professor of Landscape Architecture
Focus: Site Design, Land Planning and Public Policy
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Jerrold Long
Jerrold A. Long
Professor of Law
Courses taught: Environmental Law I and II, Land-Use Planning, Property
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Michael Lowry
Assistant professor in Civil Engineering, oversees the Transportation Specialization. His teaching and research focus on planning for bicycle and pedestrian travel, transportation investment decision-making, and the interaction between the built environment and travel behavior.
Manoj K. Shrestha
Manoj K. Shrestha
Assistant Professor of Political Science
Manoj K. Shrestha is an assistant professor of public administration and policy. His areas of teaching and research interests include public administration, public policy, local government, collaborative governance and networks, institutional collective action, and community sustainability.
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Philip Watson
Philip Watson
Associate Professor

(208) 885-6934 | pwatson@uidaho.edu
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