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Katherine Dunham

Adjunct Associate Professor

Phone: 212-650-7118


Office: 113

Educational Credentials :

  • M.A.U.D., Harvard Graduate School of Design
  • M.Arch., Harvard Graduate School of Design
  • B.A., Harvard College

Teaching Experience :

  • Adjunct Associate Professor, City College of New York, CUNY, 2019-present
  • Adjunct Associate Professor, Columbia University, GSAPP, 2014-present

Professional Experience :

  • Urban Design Consultant: FuWilmers Deisgn, Burro Happold
  • Senior Urban Designer: Arup-Shanghai, SOM-Shanghai
  • Senior Urban Designer: LIC projects, New York City Department of City Planning
  • Urban Designer: SOM-New York

Selected Publications and Recent Research :

  • Zoning Codes and the Built Environment. On-going teaching-related research.
  • Towards Sustainable Residential Development in China. Research funded by Arup, Shanghai, 2010.
  • High Density Urban Living Patterns USA and Asia. Harvard Graduate School of Design Druker Fellowship, 1993.
  • The Housing Challenges of the Women Garment Factory Worker s Dhaka Bangladesh. Fulbright Scholar, 1993-1994.