Faculty and Staff

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Austin Allen

Graduate Coordinator
Associate Professor
(225) 578-1479
austina@lsu.edu

Education Ph.D. and MA Mass Communication, Ohio University, BLA University of California at Berkeley
Research Interests Resilience, Recovery and Regeneration of Landscapes; Urbanism; Film and Public Media

Bradley E. Cantrell

Director
Associate Professor
(225) 578-1434
cantrell@lsu.edu

Education MLA Harvard, BSLA University of Kentucky
Research Interests
digital representation, interactive/reactive landscapes
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Max Conrad

Professor
(225) 578-1414
mconrad@lsu.edu

Education MLA Harvard, BSLA LSU
Research Interests
urban design, regional planning, planting design, travel
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Lake Douglas

Associate Professor
Associate Dean of Research & Development
(225) 578-9222
wdougl1@lsu.edu

Education Ph. D. University of New Orleans, MLA Harvard, BLA LSU
Research Interests
Garden History; Arts Administration and Public Art Planning; Nonprofit Management and Public Administration; Freelance Writing
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Charles Fryling Jr.

Associate Professor
(225) 578-1473
lafry@lsu.edu

Education Prix de Rome, MLA Harvard, BS State University of New York
Research Interests environmental planning, ecology
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Richard Hindle

Assistant Professor
(225) 578-1478
rhindle@lsu.edu

Education MLA Rhode Island School of Design, BS Cornell University
Research Interests Innovation in Ecological and Landscape Related Technology, Patents, Horticultural Building Systems, Planting Design, Urban Systems and Strategies
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Forbes Lipschitz

Assistant Professor
(225) 578-1475
flipschitz@lsu.edu

Education MLA Harvard, BA Pomona College
Research Interests Agro-industrial landscapes, regional design and planning, geospatial analysis and visualization
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Cat S. Marshall

Associate Professor
Lectures & Exhibitions Chair
(225) 578-0112
cmarshall@lsu.edu

Education MLA Harvard, BA Ithaca College
Research Interests visual communication, design, mapping landscape transformation, cultural landscapes
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Wes Michaels

Internship Coordinator
Associate Professor
(225) 578-1474
michaels@lsu.edu

Education MLA Harvard, BLA University of Georgia
Research Interests dynamic landscape modeling, landscape urbanism, digital media
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Elizabeth Mossop

Professor
(225) 578-1444
emossop@lsu.edu

Education MUP Macquarie University Sydney, BLA University of NSW
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Kevin Risk

Associate Professor
Undergraduate Coordinator
(225) 578-1471
jrisk1@lsu.edu

Education MLA University of Georgia
Research Interests cultural Landscapes, history and site design
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Bruce G. Sharky, FASLA

Professor
(225) 578-1441
bshark2@lsu.edu

Education MLA and BLA University of California at Berkeley
Research Interests professional practice, site grading and design, Latin American design studies

Petrie Baker

Staff
(225) 578-1434
pbaker@lsu.edu

Kalia Jarvis

Staff
(225) 578-1434
kjarvis@lsu.edu