Collge of Design, Construction & Planning
Schools and Departments

Schools and Departments

The College of Design, Construction and Planning is home to 7 academic units and programs, each with a unique culture and research focus.

School of Architecture
Jason Alread, Director
Office: 234 ARCH
Gianesville, FL 32611
Contact: (352) 392-0205

M.E. Rinker, Sr. School of Construction Management
Dr. Robert Ries, Director and Associate Professor
P.O. Box 115703
Gainesville, FL 32611-5703
(352) 273-1150

School of Landscape Architecture and Planning
Dr. Kristin Larsen, Director
P.O. Box 115706
Gainesville, FL 32611-5706
(352) 392-0997 ext 433

Department of Landscape Architecture
Tina Gurucharri, Chair and Associate Professor
P.O. Box 115704
Gainesville, FL 32611-5704
(352) 392-6098 Ext. 323

Department of Urban and Regional Planning
Joseli Macedo, Interim Chair
P.O. Box 115706
Gainesville, Fl 32611-5706
(352) 392-0997 ext 461

Department of Interior Design
Dr. Margaret Portillo, Chair and Associate Professor
P.O. Box 115705
Gainesville, FL 32611-5705
(352) 392-0252

Doctoral Program
Zhong-Ren Peng, Professor and Director of the DCP Ph.D. Program
P.O. Box 115701
Gainesville, FL 32611
(352) 392-0997 ext. 429

Historic Preservation Program
Morris Hylton III, Director
(352) 392-0252 ext. 457

Program in Sustainability in the Built Environment
Peggy Carr, Director
(352) 392-4836 ext 308