University of Oregon

Department of Landscape Architecture

Core Faculty


Core Faculty

Jacque Abelian
Jacques Abelman
Assistant Professor of Landscape Architecture 
BA, 1996, Amherst College
MA, 2002, University of the Arts, London
MLA, 2014, Amsterdam Academy of Architecture

Elisabeth 'Liska' Chan
Elisabeth 'Liska' Chan
Associate Professor of Landscape Architecture 
BA, 1993, Hampshire College
MLA, 2000, Cornell 
Room 217 Lawrence Hall
Curriculum Vitae

Arica Duhrkoop-Galas
Arica Duhrkoop-Galas
Career Instructor
B.A., 1998, Portland State University
C.E.L.T.A., 1999, University of Cambridge
M.L.A., 2005, University of Oregon

Mark R. Eischeid
Mark R. Eischeid
Assistant Professor of Landscape Architecture
BS in Applied Earth Science, 1994, Stanford University
MLA, 2000, University of California at Berkeley
MFA in Art Space + Nature, 2010, Edinburgh College of Art 
Room 216 Lawrence Hall
Curriculum Vitae

Mark R. Eischeid
Chris Enright
Career Instructor
BA, 1984, BLA, 2003 University of California Santa Barbara
MLA, 2006 and PhD, 2013, University of Oregon

Anne Godfrey
Anne C Godfrey
Senior Instructor I
BA in American Studies, Carleton College
BLA, MLA, University of Oregon
Room 213 Lawrence Hall

Kenneth I. Helphand
Kenneth I. Helphand, FASLA
Knight Professor of Landscape Architecture, Emeritus
BA, 1968, Brandeis
MLA, 1972, Harvard;
Fellow, American Society of Landscape Architects (1974) 
Room 381 Lawrence Hall
Curriculum Vitae

David Hulse
David Hulse
Knight Professor of Landscape Architecture
BSLA, 1981, Colorado State
MLA, 1984, Harvard 
Room 202 Pacific Hall
Curriculum Vitae

Bart Johnson
Bart Johnson
Professor of Landscape Architecture and Department Head
BS, 1987, Cornell
MLA, 1992, PhD, 1995, Georgia
Room 209 Pacific Hall (Johnson Lab)
Curriculum Vitae

Harper Keeler
Harper Keeler
Director of the Urban Farm & Career Instructor
BLA., 1995, MLA, 2011, University of Oregon

Yekang Ko
Yekang Ko
Assistant Professor of Landscape Architecture
BS, 2005, Korea University
Master in Asia-Pacific Studies, 2007, Kyung Hee University
PhD, 2012, University of California, Berkeley 
Room 168 Lawrence Hall
Curriculum Vitae

Jun Hak Lee
Junhak Lee
BS, 1999, Korea University
MS, 2001, Korea University
PhD, 2010, University of California, Berkeley

Dennis 'Whitey' Lueck
Dennis 'Whitey' Lueck
Career Instructor
PhD work, 1983, Ornamental Horticulture, University of Wisconsin
MS & MA, 1980, Plant Ecology and German, Oregon State University
BS, 1974, Landscape Horticulture, Pennsylvania State University

Robert Z. Melnick
Robert Z. Melnick, FASLA
Professor Emeritus and Former Dean of the School of Architecture & Allied Arts
BA,1970, Bard
MLA, 1975, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry
Fellow, American Society of Landscape Architects (1982)
Room 381A Lawrence Hall
Curriculum Vitae

Rob Ribe
Rob Ribe, FASLA
Professor, Director of the MLA Program and Former Director of the Institute for a Sustainable Environment
BS, 1977, California, Riverside
MS, 1981, MA 1987, PhD, 1990, Wisconsin
Fellow, American Society of Landscape Architects (2015)
Room 229 Lawrence Hall
Curriculum Vitae

Kory Russel
Kory Russel
Assistant Professor of Landscape Architecture
BS, 2003, Taylor University
MES, 2005, Taylor University
PhD, 2016, Stanford University 
Room 215 Lawrence Hall

Curriculum Vitae

Roxi Thoren
Brad Stangeland
Career Instructor
BLA, 1983, University of Oregon

Roxi Thoren
Roxi Thoren
Associate Professor of Landscape Architecture and Architecture
BA, 1996, Wellesley College;
MArch 2001, MLA 2002, University of Virginia 
Room 476D Lawrence Hall