Advising masters Theses at Columbia GSAPP and undergraduate Independent Student Research projects in Architecture and Urban Studies at Barnard College.
Featured here are excerpts and example student projects.
M.S. in Urban Planning theses
Elizabeth Leah Cohn-Martin. "Situating Urban Agriculture: What, Where, and Why in New York City."
*Dorothy MacAusland. "Exporting Expertise? Rotterdam’s Planners and the Flood Adaptation Industry."
(* GSAPP Urban Planning Thesis Prize Winners)
Rachael Dottle. "Smile B*tch: Deconstructing Gendered Geographies of Fear and Harassment, NYC."
A triptych in five panels, including 2D and 3D mapping, digitally printed and silkscreened.
Joao Carniero. "City Learning Toolkit."
Design and development of a customizable toolkit for urban pedagogy.
Jourdan Sayers. "Creative Displacement on the Urban Waterfront: 3 Case Studies of Creative Class Mobility in American Port Cities."
A comparative analysis of the real estate and demographic development of urban waterfronts.
Sam Stevens. "A Spatial Marketing Strategy: Analysis of the New York Luxury Flagship."
A diagrammatic and comparative analysis of two retail spaces.