The Center for Advanced Systems and Engineering (CASE) has announced the hiring of Jeff Fuchsberg L’10 as its new director. Fuchsberg will contribute to the center’s strategic plan, overseeing the implementation of CASE’s goals while providing leadership and management of…
Columbia University prof to discuss Latin American architecture at SU
Columbia University prof to discuss Latin American architecture at SUMarch 31, 2004Amy Schmitzaemehrin@syr.edu
Jorge Otero-Pailos, assistant professor of historic preservation at Columbia University, will speak at Syracuse University’s School of Architecture on April 7 at 7 p.m. The lecture, titled “History Grafts in Latin American Architecture,” will take place in 108 Slocum Hall; it is free and open to the public.
Before joining Columbia, Otero-Pailos was senior designer at Perkins-Eastman Architects. His professional awards include a dissertation research award from the Henry Luce Foundation; a Schlossman dissertation fellowship; a Hyzen dissertation award; and an Angel Ramos Foundation Research Grant. He is a member of the DoCoMoMo national board, a group working to document and preserve Modern Movement (1920-1970) buildings and sites.
Otero-Pailos received a BA in architecture from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, an MA in architecture from Cornell, and a PhD in architecture from MIT.
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