Sungduck Lee is assistant professor in the Department of Landscape Architecture and Master of Urban Design program in the College of Design at the Iowa State University. Her research and teaching aim to address the relationship between the social process and physical form. The central objective of her research is to use both theoretical and empirical approaches to critically examine diverse perspectives of urbanism and its influence on the fundamental elements of built environment. As an educator, she explores innovative pedagogical methods in urban design that will allow a deeper and more seamless interdisciplinary engagement among students from various backgrounds.
Areas of Research / Professional Expertise
Urban design theory and practice, Urban design research methods and data analysis, Data visualization and visual representation, ArcGIS, Site design, Physical planning