Assistant Professor of Architectural Studies and Interior Design
AT SIU SINCE 2011
M.Arch Arizona State University 2003
B.A.Arch University of Illinois Chicago 2000
Registered architect in the state of Arizona
Registered architect in the state of Illinois
ARC242 Building Technology I: Wood
ARC350 Design|Build Research Collaborative
ARC351 Design III
ARC550 Graduate Regional Design Studio
ARC551 Graduate Comprehensive Design Studio
Exploring how we teach construction to students in a school of architecture, the role of making and critical making in the architectural studio environment, and the role of the architectural detail in the generation of architecture.
Assessing Student Knowledge of Construction Practices
Schwartz, Chad. (2012, January). Crafting Intimacy: Sculpting the Design Process of the Architecture Student. The International Journal of Design Education.
Schwartz, Chad (2012, October), Constructing Understanding: A Developing Strategy for Teaching Introductory Construction Courses. The International Journal of the Constructed Environment.