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Renata Hejduk

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Assoc Professor
Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 1605
Affiliate Faculty Member; Associate Professor, Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts
Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 1605
Assoc Professor
Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 1605
Biography: 

Renata Hejduk is an associate professor who teaches architectural and urban history and theory. Her research is focused on European and American avant-garde architecture and urbanism from around 1960 to the present and its development relative to culture and philosophy of that period. She also works on the relationship between Reggio-Emilia pedagogical methods and design education. Her work was most recently published in the journal Culture and Religion, a special issue of the Journal of Architecture called Architecture and Dirt, the edited volume Transportable Environments 3, Taylor and Francis, 2006, and The Nature of Dwellings: The Architecture of David Hovey, 2005, Rizzoli, NY. She co-edited (with Jim Williamson) "The Religious Imagination in Modern and Contemporary Architecture: A Reader" published by Routledge in January 2011. She is an affiliate of the Center for Nanotechnology in Society, the Barrett Honors College, and in the School of Historical, Philosophical, and Religious Studies, she is an affiliate faculty member.

She is trained and does research as both an architectural and art historian with a doctorate in architectural history and theory from Harvard University, a master's art history from Tufts University, and bachelor's from Columbia University, Barnard College. Previous to her academic career she was the assistant curator of European and Contemporary Art at the Yale University Art Gallery, and the curatorial associate in the Department of Photographs at Harvard’s Fogg Art Museum. She is the recipient of numerous professional and academic grants including a Graham Foundation Grant, and an NEH Summer Fellowship, she has presented at numerous international and national conferences.

Education: 
  • Ph.D. Architectural History and Theory, Harvard University
  • M.A. Art History, Tufts University
  • A.B. Barnard College, Columbia University
Fall 2020
Course NumberCourse Title
APH 494Special Topics
APH 515Current Issues and Topics
DSC 584Internship
DSC 592Research
APH 598Special Topics
Spring 2020
Course NumberCourse Title
APH 421First Concepts
ADE 422Architectural Studio IV
APH 492Honors Directed Study
APH 493Honors Thesis
APH 505Foundation Theory Seminar
DSC 584Internship
EPD 792Research
EPD 799Dissertation
Fall 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
APH 492Honors Directed Study
APH 494Special Topics
APH 515Current Issues and Topics
DSC 584Internship
APH 598Special Topics
EPD 792Research
Fall 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
EPD 799Dissertation
Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
APH 414Great Cities
APH 492Honors Directed Study
APH 515Current Issues and Topics
MUD 598Special Topics
MUD 692Research
EPD 790Reading and Conference
Summer 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
EPD 690Reading and Conference
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
APH 421First Concepts
ADE 422Architectural Studio IV
APH 492Honors Directed Study
APH 505Foundation Theory Seminar
ADE 622Adv Architectural Studio IV
EPD 790Reading and Conference
EPD 792Research
EPD 799Dissertation
Fall 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
APH 414Great Cities
APH 492Honors Directed Study
APH 515Current Issues and Topics
MUD 598Special Topics
MUD 692Research
Spring 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
APH 421First Concepts
ADE 422Architectural Studio IV
APH 492Honors Directed Study
APH 493Honors Thesis
APH 505Foundation Theory Seminar