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College of Environment and Design

Ph.D. STUDENT DIRECTORY                      


Lynn AbdouniLynn Abdouni
Master of Landscape Management, Chatham, Pittsburgh, PA
BFA in Graphic Design, American University of Beirut, Lebanon
Hometown: Sultan Yaaqoub, Lebanon
Research interests: the Pan-Arab highway, international transportation “complete corridors”, geospatial analysis for regional planning, aesthetic mapping.
lynn.abdouni@uga.edu

 

 

Jungho Ahn

Jungho Ahn
Master of Science in Civil and Environmental Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA
Master of Science in Urban Planning, Yonsei University, Seoul, South Korea
BA of Engineering, Yonsei University, Seoul, South Korea
Hometown: Gangneung, South Korea
Research interests: City Planning, Sustainability, Public Transportation, Geospatial Analysis
ja93771@uga.edu

 

 

 headshot placeholderWilliam Maurice Blount
Master of Architecture, Georgia Tech
Post Grad Studies Building Construction, Georgia Tech
BS Architecture, Georgia Tech
Bachelor of Theology Carver Bible College, Atlanta, GA
Hometown: Smryna, GA
Research interests: African American Material Culture and Black Architecture
                                        mblount@uga.edu


Yi 'Thea' CuiYi 'Thea' Cui
Master of Landscape Architecture, University of Georgia
MS in Digital Cinema, DePaul University, Chicago, IL
BA in Animation, Tongji University, Shanghai, China
Hometown: Shanghai, China
Research interests: Public spaces, Spatial Configurations and human behaviors, Shrinking Cities, Geospatial application and analysis

 

 

 

Vineet DateVineet Date
Master of Historic Preservation, University of Georgia
Master of Environmental Planning and Design, University of Georgia
Master of Landscape Architecture, Clemson University, SC
Bachelor of Architecture, Mumbai University, India
Hometown: Mumbai, India
Research interests: Cultural Landscape Documentation, Historical Ecology, Vernacular Architecture

vdate@uga.edu

 

 
Samuel DelgadoSamuel Delgado
MA in Management, Bellevue University, Bellevue, NE 
BS in Construction Management, Florida International University, Miami, FL 
AA in Commercial Art & Advertising Design, Miami Dade College, Miami, FL 
Hometown: Miami, FL
Research interests: Sustainability, resilience, stakeholder engagement, planning processes theories and methodologies.
samuel.delgado@uga.edu

  

Jingxian LiJingxian 'Lily' Li 
Master of Landscape Architecture, University of Edinburgh 
BA in Landscape Architecture, Beijing Forestry University 
Hometown: Changsha, Hunan, China
Research interests: Landscape Architecture, Cultural Landscape, Historic Gardens, Designed Landscape
jl62691@uga.edu

 

 

 

Jucheng 'Jase' Lu

Juncheng ‘Jase’ Lu
Master of Landscape Architecture, University of Georgia
BA in Landscape Architecture, Beijing Forestry University, Beijing, China
Hometown: Chongqing, China
Research interests: Urban Sustainability, Sustainable Planning and Design, Urban Design, Green Infrastructure
lujc1107@uga.edu

 

 

 

Lara Mathes

Lara Mathes
Master of Urban and Environmental Planning (MUEP), University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
Graduate Certificate in Historic Preservation, Major in Community Design and Transportation, University of Georgia
BA Spanish & BA Political Science, University of Georgia
Hometown: Nashville, TN
Research interests: Campus Design, Transportation and Community Design, Participatory Planning Processes, Information Technology Impacts on Urban Form
lmathes@uga.edu

 

Leslie PalaciosLeslie Palacios
Master of Landscape Architecture, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg VA
BA in Landscape Architecture, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg VA
Hometown: Virginia Beach, VA
Research interests: Environmental Design and Planning Pedagogy, Landscape Architecture, Cultural Landscapes
palacios@uga.edu

 

 

 

Manasi ParkhiManasi Parkhi
Master of Environmental Planning and Design, University of Georgia
BA of Architecture, University of Pune, India
Hometown: Mumbai, India
Research interests: Public transportation, transit-oriented development, active living, walkable and transit friendly community design, mixed-use design.
manasip@uga.edu

 

 

 
Nasim RezvanpourNasim Rezvanpour
Master of Science in Urban Design, University of Isfahan, Isfahan, Iran
Bachelor of Science in Architecture, Azad University, Tabriz, Iran
Hometown: Ardebil, Iran
Research interests: Urban Design and Policy, City Management, Sustainable Transportation, City Branding/Marketing, City Identity/Image

 

 

 

  

Micah TaylorMicah Taylor
MS in Geospatial Science, University of Redlands, Redlands CA
BS in Environmental Science, University of Tennessee, Chattanooga TN
Hometown: Chapel Hill, TN
Research interests: Visual Communication, Emerging Technology, Geospatial Science, and Environmental Psychology

 

 

 

 

Jill ThompsonJill Thompson
MA in Public Administration, Valdosta State University, Valdosta GA
BA in Furnishings and Interiors, University of Georgia
Hometown: Madison, GA
Research interests: Energy and Environmental Design, Sustainability, Campus Planning, Healthy Homes-Green Building Practices, Residential Interior Design
jillvau@uga.edu

 

 

 

Weiye 'Nicole' WangWeiye 'Nicole' Wang
Master of Landscape Architecture, University of Georgia
BA in Landscape Architecture, Nanjing Forestry University, China
Hometown: Jiangsu, China
Research interests: Urban Ecology, Cultural Landscapes
weiyewang@uga.edu