Faculty Resources

 

ACSA is partnering with AIA to develop research, scholarship, and curricular resources to develop explicit connections between design,  health, and resilience. Two rounds of AIA Decade of Design grants have been offered, with additional grants anticipated in 2016.

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Grants and Research: Affordable Housing

Sponsored by ACSA, the NEA, and Iowa State, the symposium was a continuation of a project started by the NEA to stimulate and promote innovative design strategies for affordable and mixed-income housing.

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Plastics: A Case Study

This website decodes the relationship between architecture and plastic. Technical and historical fact, and design concept provide a starting point for plastic deployment, interrogation and experimentation.

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Integrated Project Delivery

Visit ACSA’s Integrated Practice Resources page to download results from a survey of schools about BIM and IPD, as well as videos from recent ACSA conferences, links to AIA case studies, and more.

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ACSA Atlas Project

The ACSA Atlas is a data collection project to examine architectural education and practice across five general statistical contexts—demography, profession (incorporating both education and practice), culture, environment, and economy.  

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Handbooks

Practical guides for faculty and administrators in the over one hundred and thirty architectural programs in the United States, covering topics such as strategies for success, balancing teaching, research and service.

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Studio Reports

Studio Reports of current coursework from various levels of curriculum, exploring the diversity of current syllabi and pedagogies.

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BRIK

A collaborative effort of the AIA and the National Institute of Building Sciences, Building Research Information Knowledgebase (BRIK) is an interactive portal offering online access to peer-reviewed research projects and case studies in all facets of building.

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