Kenneth Brooks

Professor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
1605
Professor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
1605

Biography

 

Kenneth R. Brooks, FASLA, FCELA, 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 & 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. Ken 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.

 

Research Interests

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

Courses

Spring 2018
Course Number Course Title
EPD 791 Seminar
Fall 2017
Course Number Course Title
LDE 361 Landscape Architecture I
LPH 598 Special Topics
Spring 2017
Course Number Course Title
LAP 494 Special Topics
LAP 598 Special Topics
EPD 791 Seminar
Fall 2016
Course Number Course Title
LDE 361 Landscape Architecture I
DSC 598 Special Topics
Fall 2015
Course Number Course Title
LDE 361 Landscape Architecture I
DSC 590 Reading and Conference
DSC 598 Special Topics
Spring 2015
Course Number Course Title
LDE 593 Applied Project
MUD 593 Applied Project
LPH 598 Special Topics
MUD 690 Reading and Conference
Fall 2014
Course Number Course Title
LDE 361 Landscape Architecture I
LDE 590 Reading and Conference
DSC 598 Special Topics
Spring 2014
Course Number Course Title
LTC 494 Special Topics
LTC 499 Individualized Instruction
LTC 590 Reading and Conference
MUD 593 Applied Project
LDE 593 Applied Project
LTC 598 Special Topics
LPH 598 Special Topics
MUD 690 Reading and Conference
Fall 2013
Course Number Course Title
LDE 461 Landscape Architecture III
LDE 592 Research
DSC 598 Special Topics
EPD 690 Reading and Conference