Landscape Architecture Faculty

Our faculty are nationally recognized for their innovation in environmental sustainability research in the design of buildings, landscapes, and communities. Learn more about our faculty by reading their profiles (click on names below) or browsing the Guide to Faculty Research.

Jacques Abelman

Assistant Professor
Phone: 541-346-3884
Office: 211 Lawrence Hall
City: Eugene
Research Interests: Social Justice, Landscape Infrastructure, Food Systems, Agroecology, Research Through Design, Urban Agriculture

David Buckley Borden

Visiting Professor
Phone: 6175965245
Office: Lawrence – LA 381
City: Eugene

Xin Cao

Courtesy Associate Professor
Phone: 541-658-9989
Office: 382A Lawrence Hall
City: Eugene
Research Interests: Heritage Conservation; Landscape Conservation; Cultural Landscape; Landscape Planning & Design

Liska Chan

Associate Professor
Phone: 541-346-2899
Office: 198 Lawrence Hall
City: Eugene
Research Interests: Invisible landscapes, mapping, land art, landscape perception

Arica Duhrkoop-Galas

Senior Instructor I
Landscape Architect
Phone: 541-346-3634
Office: 212 Lawrence Hall
City: Eugene
Research Interests: plants, climate resilience

Mark R. Eischeid

Assistant Professor
Director, Graduate Studies and PhD Program
Phone: 541-346-3834
Office: 216 Lawrence Hall
City: Eugene
Research Interests: 20th and 21st century American design and art, critical aesthetics, design historiography and pedagogy, critical practice in art/design

Chris Enright

Senior Lecturer I
Phone: 541-346-1417
Office: 130 Hendricks Hall

Michael Geffel

Professor of Practice
Program Manager / Overlook Field School
Office: 214 Lawrence Hall
Research Interests: Field experiment, novel ecosystems, adaptive management, landscape infrastructure, landscapes on structure, public space, urban design

Mark Gillem

Phone: 541-346-1999
Office: 372 Lawrence Hall
City: Eugene
Research Interests: Urban Design, Participatory Design, Sustainable Design

Renee Irvin

Associate Professor
Interim Department Head, Landscape Architecture; Associate Director, School of Planning, Public Policy & Management; Graduate Certificate in Nonprofit Management Program Director
Phone: 541-346-2155
Office: 147A Hendricks Hall
City: Eugene
Research Interests: Economics of nonprofit organizations and philanthropy, regulation of the nonprofit sector, federal and state policy affecting asset-building and wealth distribution, think tanks and their funders vis-à-vis tax reform and inequality in the US.

Bart Johnson

Phone: 541-346-2235
Office: 209 Pacific Hall
City: Eugene
Research Interests: Climate Change Adaptation Planning, Sustainable & Resilient Urban Ecosystems, Ecological Restoration, Biodiversity Conservation

Harper Keeler

Senior Instructor I
Director of the Urban Farm Program
Office: 212Lawrence Hall
City: Eugene
Research Interests: Civic Agriculture, Local Food Systems, Food Equity

Yekang Ko

Associate Professor
Director, Undergraduate Studies (BLA); Director, APRU Sustainable Cities and Landscapes Program
Phone: 541-346-3863
Office: 213 Lawrence Hall
City: Eugene
Research Interests: urban sustainability, energy landscapes, green infrastructure planning, climate-responsive urban design, climate change planning

Jun Hak Lee

Courtesy Research Associate
Phone: 541-346-2687
Office: 232 Pacific Hall
City: Eugene
Research Interests: Spatial data analysis, Remote sensing, LiDAR, Distributed environmental sensors, Environmental data visualization

Whitey Lueck

Career Instructor
Phone: 541-684-8716
City: Eugene

Adrian Parr

Dean, College of Design
Professor, Planning, Public Policy and Management; Associated Faculty, History of Art and Architecture and Landscape Architecture
Office: Lawrence Hall
Research Interests: contemporary art, cultural studies, art & architectural theory, environmental theory

Rob Ribe

Director of the MLA Program and Former Director of The Institute for a Sustainable Environment
Phone: 541-346-3648
Office: 476D Lawrence Hall
City: Eugene

Kory Russel

Assistant Professor
Office: 215 Lawrence Hall
City: Eugene
Research Interests: Water, Sanitation, Container-Based Sanitation, Informal Settlements

Brad Stangeland

Career Instructor
Phone: 541-484-7367
Office: 230 Lawrence Hall
City: Eugene