Chad Schwartz | College of Applied Sciences and Arts | SIU

Southern Illinois University

CONTACT

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Chad Schwartz

Assistant Professor of Architectural Studies and Interior Design

Chad Schwartz
Quigley Hall 131B
Phone: 618.453.1228
Fax: 618.453.1129
chad.schwartz@siu.edu

AT SIU SINCE 2011

EDUCATION

M.Arch Arizona State University 2003
B.A.Arch University of Illinois Chicago 2000

LICENSES

Registered architect in the state of Arizona
Registered architect in the state of Illinois
ncarb certificate

COURSES TAUGHT

ARC242 Building Technology I:  Wood
ARC350 Design|Build Research Collaborative
ARC351 Design III
ARC550 Graduate Regional Design Studio
ARC551 Graduate Comprehensive Design Studio

RESEARCH INTERESTS

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.

SPECIAL PROJECTS

Assessing Student Knowledge of Construction Practices
Cairo YouthBuild

PUBLICATIONS

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.