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Kenneth Brooks

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Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 1605
Biography

Kenneth R. Brooks is professor of landscape architecture in The Design School at Arizona State University, where his teaching includes topics, workshops and courses in the areas of geographic information systems, large-scale ecological land use planning and community design, interdisciplinary collaboration, research methods, natural environmental systems and design pedagogy. He also serves as the coordinator for the Landscape Architecture programs (BSLA and MLA). He has been at ASU since 2004, when he was appointed as associate dean for academic affairs in the College of Design.

Professor Brooks is registered landscape architect and environmental planner. He came to ASU from Kansas State University, where he taught for 22 years in the Department of Landscape Architecture / Regional and Community Planning. He is one of the Charter Members of the American Planning Association. Brooks is a past president of the Council of Educators in Landscape Architecture and a member of the Landscape Architecture Accreditation Board's Roster of Visiting Evaluators. He has been recognized for his contributions of leadership to education and inducted as a fellow of the American Society of Landscape Architects and a fellow of the Council of Educators in Landscape Architecture.

Education
  • Master's degree. Landscape Architecture, Utah State University
  • B.S. Landscape Horticulture (with Distinction), Colorado State
Research Interests

Research interests include: - environmental planning - community planning and design - design pedagogy

Fall 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
DSC 584Internship
DSC 592Research
LPH 598Special Topics
EPD 791Seminar
EPD 795Continuing Registration
Summer 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
EPD 795Continuing Registration
Spring 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
DSC 590Reading and Conference
DSC 592Research
EPD 791Seminar
EPD 795Continuing Registration
Fall 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
DSC 592Research
LPH 598Special Topics
EPD 710Current Research in Design
EPD 795Continuing Registration
Summer 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
EPD 795Continuing Registration
Spring 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
EPD 791Seminar
Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
LDE 361Landscape Architecture I
LPH 598Special Topics
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
LAP 494Special Topics
LAP 598Special Topics
EPD 791Seminar
Fall 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
LDE 361Landscape Architecture I
DSC 598Special Topics
Fall 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
LDE 361Landscape Architecture I
DSC 590Reading and Conference
DSC 598Special Topics
Spring 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
LDE 593Applied Project
MUD 593Applied Project
LPH 598Special Topics
MUD 690Reading and Conference
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