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Jon Yoder

Jon Yoder

Kent, OH, US

 

About 

Jon Yoder is a designer and scholar of modern architecture and visual media (photography, film, television, digital media) who received his Ph.D. in Architecture from UCLA. He teaches design and theory at Kent State University and taught previously at Syracuse University and SCI-Arc. His writing and design work have been published widely, and his research and teaching have been supported by numerous grants and awards.


Photo-Graphic Architecture: https://www.photo-graphic-arch...

Graphic Novels / Novel Architecture: http://graphicnovelarchitectur...

Vision and Visuality in Architecture: https://cargocollective.com/vi...

Televisuality: http://soa.syr.edu/proj/televi...


Employment 

Kent State University, Kent, OH, US, Associate Professor of Architecture

Aug 2013 - current
 

Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY, US, Assistant Professor of Architecture

Aug 2006 - May 2013
 

Southern California Institute of Architecture (SCI-Arc), Los Angeles, CA, US, Visiting Faculty

Jan 2011 - May 2011
 

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Los Angeles, CA, US, Teaching Associate/Assistant

Sep 2003 - Jun 2005
 

SPF:architects, Los Angeles, CA, US, Architectural Designer

Jun 2002 - Dec 2003
 

ZGF Architects LLP, Portland, OR, US, Architectural Designer

Nov 1996 - Sep 2001
 

Pei Cobb Freed & Partners, New York, NY, US, Architecture Intern

Jun 1995 - Jan 1996
 

Education 

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Los Angeles, CA, US, PhD, Critical Studies in Architectural Culture

Sep 2001 - Jun 2011
 

The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, US, MArch, Master of Architecture

Aug 1992 - Aug 1996
 

Goshen College, Goshen, IN, US, Bachelors, Art, Communication

Sep 1987 - Jun 1991
 

Awards 

Scholar of the Month, Kent State University, Award

2016
 
2016
 

Chancellor's Dissertation Year Fellowship, UCLA, Scholarship

2005
 

Historical Society of Southern California/Haynes Foundation Grant, Grant

2005
 

Edgardo Contini Fellowship, UCLA, Scholarship

2005
 

Research Mentorship Fellowships, UCLA, Scholarship

2004
 

Enkeboll, Elaine Krown Klein, and Dini Ostrov Fellowships, UCLA, Scholarship

2002
 

Affordable Housing Design Competition, UT-Austin, 1st Place

1996
 

AIA West Virginia Tuition Scholarship, Scholarship

1996
 

Areas of Specialization