#ArchUncensored Speaker Spotlight: Lee W. Waldrep

AIA|DC’s Emerging Architects Committee is pleased to announce that Lee W. Waldrep, Ph.D, a noted author and a faculty member at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, will be joining us for our March 23 discussion on The License Dilemma, the first installment of this year’s Architecture Uncensored series (Register via AIA|DC).


WaldrepLLee W. Waldrep, Ph.D, has over 20 years of experience in higher education with expertise in career development and architecture. Waldrep earned a Ph.D. in counseling and development from The American University, a master of architecture from Arizona State University, and a bachelor of science from the University of Michigan. During his career, he has served in three accredited architecture programs—the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, the University of Maryland and Illinois Institute of Technology. Waldrep previously served as Associate Executive Director of the National Architectural Accrediting Board (NAAB) and as National Vice-President of the American Institute of Architecture Students (AIAS). Waldrep has written and presented on the topics of careers and architecture extensively around the country. In addition, he is a contributor to AIA’s Architect’s Handbook of Professional Practice, 15th Edition. Dr. Waldrep is also the author of ARCHCareers.org, a website dedicated to assisting individuals learn about the process of becoming an architect.

Dr. Waldrep will be joined by:

  • Harry M. Falconer, Jr., AIA, NCARB, Director of Experience + Education at NCARB
  • Adam Schwartz, AIA, NCARB – Associate at HGA Architects and Engineers; DC Licensing Advisor

Moderated by: Elizabeth (E.B.) Kinkel, Assoc. AIA – View Dynamic Glass

WHEN: March 23, 2016, 6.30–8.00pm
WHERE: RTKL, 2101 L Street NW, Suite 200, Washington, D.C. 20007
PRICE: Students & Assoc. AIA members: $10; AIA & DAC members: $15; Non-members: $35. Registration required via AIA|DC.
Credits: 1.0 LU

Check back for more details as the events grow closer, and we hope to see you there! You can also follow along on Twitter using the hashtag #ArchUncensored

About Architecture Uncensored
Architecture Uncensored is an annual series organized by the Emerging Architects Committee that focuses on taboo topics and challenges young architects to look at important issues from multiple perspectives.

Sponsored by: RTKL and SmithGroupJJR
Organized by: AIA|DC Emerging Architects Committee



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