Mark Gillem, Departments of Architecture and Landscape Architecture

Mark Gillem

mark@uoregon.edu
Academic Areas:
Brownfields, Urban Sprawl, Urban Design, Sustainable Urbanism

Mark Gillem is an expert architect and urban planner, especially related to reinvigorating postindustrial cities and brownfields. At the University of Oregon, Mark holds a joint appointment within the departments of architecture and landscape architecture where he studies sustainable urbanism, which is an ecological approach to architectural and landscape design that balances social and environmental needs. He is the director of the PhD program, the urban design lab, and the International Association for the Study of Traditional Environments.

Contact:
mark@uoregon.edu | 510-551-8065

Websites:
https://architecture.uoregon.edu/faculty/gillem

Recent Media:
Solar contractor SolTerra kept getting cut from developments for cost, so it became a developer (The Oregonian, May 26, 2015)
Gillem receives design awards for military base plans (Archinect, July 23, 2014)
Military planners want to make bases worldwide more walkable (USA Today, May 19, 2012)