Professors

Chair
2010 to current
Professor of Landscape Architecture
2017 to current
1998 to current

Faculty

SCI-Arc Graduate Programs Chair
2013 to current
2017 to current
2017 to current
Postdoc Fellow
2011 to current
Postdoc Scientist
2011 to current
Doctoral Candidate
2013 to current
Doctoral Candidate
2012 to current
Doctoral Candidate
2014 to current

Staff

Secretary
2012 to current
Tutor
2012 to current
Tutor
2014 to current
Tutor
2014 to current

Former Faculty

Visiting Faculty
Visiting Faculty
Visiting Faculty
Visiting Faculty
2015
Visiting Faculty
Professor at Ohio State Knowlton School of Architecture
2012
Visiting Faculty
2014 to 2015
Visiting Faculty
Senior Lecturer at UPenn - University of Pennsylvania
2013
Visiting Faculty
2015 to 2016
Visiting Faculty
2015 to current
Visiting Faculty
2014 to 2015
Visiting Faculty
Professor at UPenn - University of Pennsylvania
2013
Visiting Faculty
2013 to current, 2016 to current
Visiting Faculty
Assistant Professor
2006 to 2014
Research Associate
2011 to 2013
Research Associate
2011 to 2013
Research Associate
2016 to current
Research Associate
2010 to current
Research Associate
2016 to current
Research Associate
2016 to current
Lecturer
Assistant Professor Ohio State Knowlton School of Architecture
2012 to 2013
Lecturer
2012 to current
Lecturer
2012 to 2013
Lecturer
Lecturer
2013
Lecturer
2012 to 2013
Lecturer
2012 to 2013
Lecturer
2013
Lecturer
Lecturer
assistant professor studio Lynn IOA
2013
Lecturer
2004 to 2015
Lecturer
Lecturer
Studio Master AADRL School of Architecture
2011
Lecturer
2013
Lecturer
2017 to current
Staff
Tutor
2012 to 2016
Staff
2006 to 2014
Staff
2015 to current
Staff
Tutor
2013 to 2014
Staff
Tutor
2013 to 2014
Staff
Tutor
2012 to 2014
Staff
2015 to current

Hernan Diaz Alonso

Visiting Faculty
SCI-Arc Graduate Programs Chair
  • 2013 to current

Hernan Diaz Alonso is principal and founder of the Los Angeles-based design practice Xefirotarch.

Considered one of the most influential voices of his generation, Diaz Alonso has served for the past several years as Distinguish Professor of Architecture and the Graduate Thesis Coordinator at SCI-Arc. Previously, he was a design studio professor at Columbia University GSAPP, and head studio professor in the "Excessive" post-graduate program at the Universitat fur angewandte Kunst in Wien, Austria. He was recently honored by Yale University with the Louis I. Kahn Visiting Assistant Professorship of Architectural Design for fall 2010.

Diaz Alonso has lectured extensively at major institutions around the world. His architecture designs have received numerous awards and have been displayed in both architecture and art museum exhibitions. His work has been widely published in magazines and periodicals worldwide and multiple books, including the "Excessive" monograph.

In 2005, Diaz Alonso was the winner of PS1 MoMa's Young Architects Program (YAP) competition. His work has since been the subject of solo shows at the San Francisco MoMa in 2006, and the Art Institute of Chicago and the MAK Centre, Wien in 2007. He is currently scheduled to produce a solo show at the Pompidou Center, Paris in 2011.

His work is part of the permanent collections of the FRAC Center, the San Francisco MoMa, and the Art Institute of Chicago.

Course list
825032   15W   City Visions
825001   15S   Design Studio E1
825003   15S   Design Studio E3
825012   15S   Urban Design
825071   14W   Landscape Architecture
825070   14W   Urban Development
825051   13S   Types vs Species (M1)
13S   Symposium Contemporary Aesthetics in Architecture