Roxi Thoren

Associate Professor
Assoc Dean Academic Affairs
Architecture, Department of Landscape Architecture
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Phone: 541-346-3641
Office: 476D Lawrence Hall
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BA, Wellesley College; MArch, MLA, University of Virginia

Roxi Thoren is an Associate Professor in the Departments of Architecture and Landscape Architecture, Associate Dean for the College of Design, and Director of the Fuller Center for Productive Landscapes. She researches the integration of productivity in landscape architectural design, including a series of research and design projects around agriculture, forestry, and power. Thoren is the author of Landscapes of Change, listed by the ASLA as a 2014 Top Ten book in landscape architecture. She has been published in Scenario Journal, the Journal of Landscape Architecture and the Journal of Architectural Education, and she is currently writing books on forestry and agriculture as design practices.

Thoren is a Fulbright Fellow (Iceland), a Landscape Architecture Foundation research fellow, and a recipient of research and design awards from the Council of Educators in Landscape Architecture, the American Society of Landscape Architects, and the Council of Landscape Architectural Registration Boards.

 

Publications:

Landscapes of Change: Innovative Designs Reinventing Sites

Deep Roots: Foundations of Forestry in American Landscape Architecture, Scenario 5: Building The Urban Forest.

Randall Children’s Hospital. Landscape Performance Series. Landscape Architecture Foundation

Dutch Kills Green. Landscape Performance Series. Landscape Architecture Foundation

Simon and Helen Director Park. Landscape Performance Series. Landscape Architecture Foundation

The deep grain of the inquiry: Landscape and identity in contemporary Icelandic art. Journal of Landscape Architecture