SCAD professor Ryan Bacha

Ryan Bacha

Architecture professor


Assoc. AIA

  • B.S., Fairmont State College, 1995
  • M.Arch., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 2003


Designing and building an outdoor classroom with SCAD students for Kennedy Middle School in Atlanta, Georgia

Awards, recognitions and honors

Innovation Award, Virginia Tech Solar Decathlon 2003, Washington D.C.; Best in Show Trade Booth, Coastal Empire Habitat for Humanity, Southern Home Show, Savannah; City of Lynchburg, Virginia, Design Charette Award; Bachelor Award, Fairmont State University; West Virginia AIA scholarships


U.S. Green Building Council; International Living Building Institute; American Institute of Architects; Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture; Savannah Solar; RhinoFabLab; Education Community; Autodesk

Publications and Presentations

  • U.S. Department of Energy's Solar Decathlon: Request for proposal to National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Golden, Colorado
  • Design Methodologies: Teaching Digital Design Fundamentals, ASCAAD 2006, abstract accepted
  • Design Methodologies: Teaching Fundamentals of Electronic Design, ACADIA 2005, conference workshop