Each year, DesignIntelligence honors excellence in architecture and design education, and education administration, by naming outstanding professionals from these fields. Educators and administrators from the disciplines of architecture, interior design and landscape architecture are considered for inclusion. The Most Admired Educators are selected by DesignIntelligence staff with input from thousands of design professionals, academic department heads, and students. Check out DI-rankings.com for more information.
Congratulations to DI’s Most Admired Educators for 2018-2019:

 

 

David Bell
Associate Professor, Architecture;
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

 

 

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Mohammed Bilbeisi
Professor, Architecture;
Oklahoma State University

 

 

 

 

 

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Max Conrad
Professor, School of Landscape Architecture; 
Louisiana State University

 

 

 

 

*****

 

 

 

Ned Crankshaw
Professor and Department Chair, Landscape Architecture;
University of Kentucky

 

 

 

 

*****

 

 

 

Darlene Davison
Director and Associate Professor, Interior Design;
Maryville University

 

 

 

 

*****

 

 

Tim de Noble
Dean, College of Architecture, Planning & Design;
Kansas State University

 

 

 

*****

 

Hernan Diaz Alonso
Director/CEO;
SCI-Arc

 

 

 

*****

 

 

 

Evan Douglis
Dean, School of Architecture;
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

 

 

 

 

*****

 

 

Melanie Duffey
Assistant Professor, Interior Design;
Auburn University

 

 

 

 

 

*****

 

 

 

Ellen Fisher
Dean and Vice President for Academic Affairs;
New York School of Interior Design

 

 

*****

 

 

 

Anna Ruth Gatlin
Lecturer, Interior Design;
Auburn University

 

 

 

 

*****

 

 

 

 

David Heymann
Professor, School of Architecture;
University of Texas

 

 

 

 

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Kent Kleinman
Professor, College of Architecture;
Cornell University

 

 

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Stephen Lee
Professor, Head of the School of Architecture;
Carnegie Mellon

 

 

*****

 

 

 

Kelly Martin
Lecturer, Interior Design;
Auburn University

 

 

 

 

*****

 

 

 

 

Mark Mistur
Dean, College of Architecture;
Kent State University

 

 

 

*****

 

 

 

Maureen Mitton
Program Director/Professor, Design Department;
University of Wisconsin – Stout

 

 

 

*****

 

 

 

 

Doug Noble
Associate Professor, School of Architecture;
University of Southern California

 

 

 

 

*****

 

 

Stephanie Rolley
Professor and Department Head, Landscape Architecture;
Kansas State University

 

 

 

 

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Michael Speaks
Dean, School of Architecture;
Syracuse University

 

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Peter Trowbridge
Professor, Department of Landscape Architecture;
Cornell University

 

 

 

 

*****

 

 

 

Lisa Tucker
Professor and Program Chair, Interior Design;
Virginia Tech

 

 

*****

 

 

 

 

Ingalill Wahlroos-Ritter
Dean, School of Architecture;
Woodbury University

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Robert Weddle
Dean and Professor, School of Architecture;
Drury University

 

 

 

 

*****

 

 

 

 

Richard Weller
Department Chair and Professor,
Landscape Architecture;

University of Pennsylvania

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Sarah Whiting
Dean, School of Architecture;
Rice University

 

 

 

 

*****

 

 

 

Andrew Wilcox
Department Chair and Professor,
   Landscape Architecture;
Cal Poly Pomona

 

 

 

 

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Liliane Wong
Professor and Head, Interior Architecture;
Rhode Island School of Design

 

 

 

 

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