A faculty of professional architectural historians

The architectural history professors at SCAD bring years of professional experience and vital industry contacts to the classroom. Our faculty are award-winning artists and published scholars at the peak of their field, but their greatest achievement is the success of SCAD students, both within the classroom and beyond.

Program leadership

Ivan Chow

Dean, School of Building Arts

Robin Williams

Chair, architectural history

"Sharing my passion for understanding the built environment."

Robin Williams | Chair, architectural history

Faculty experience

SCAD professors are dedicated to creating once-in-a-lifetime opportunities just for you. Through guest speakers, critiques, portfolio reviews and more, we connect our students with professionals in the industry every day. These contacts lead to internships, mentorships and often real-world job opportunities for our students.

Architectural history faculty at SCAD have served professionally with the following organizations:

  • Society of Architectural Historians
  • Vernacular Architecture Forum
  • Southeast Chapter of the Society of Architectural Historians
  • Georgia National Register Review Board

An environment designed for your success

At SCAD, professors who facilitate incredible opportunities is just one component of a diverse and fulfilling student experience. You can do it all: participate in signature events, hobnob with visiting artists and professionals, take advantage of stellar facilities and resources, and more.

Learn more about the architectural history student experience