Faculty


Seth Wachtel

Department Chair, Program Director
(415) 422-6087

Seth Wachtel is the Program Director for the Architecture & Community Design program, and is Co-Director of the Garden Project Living-Learning...

Education:

MArch University of California at Berkeley, 1987

Courses:

Architecture Studio I, International Projects, Construction Innovation Lab, Engineering, Design and Testing, Directed Study/Research, Community Design Outreach

Renata Ancona

Adjunct Professor
(415) 422-5685

Graduated summa cum laude from the University of Florence, with architectural, urban design, and structural engineering studies at the University of...

Courses:

Architectonics II

Hana Böttger

Associate Professor
(415) 422-4690

Hana Mori Böttger teaches physics, design, structural analysis, construction materials, integrated design and international development courses for...

Education:

MS University of California at Berkeley, 2000 | MArch University of California at Berkeley, 2002

Courses:

Introduction to Construction Materials, Nicaragua Outreach Immersion, Introduction to Structural Engineering, Engineering, Design and Testing, Directed Study/Research, Thesis Preparation Seminar, Honors Thesis Seminar, Special Topics, Concepts in Physics, Laboratory

Shelley Brock

Adjunct Professor
(415) 422-5685

Shelley Brock is a licensed architect and LEED Accredited Professional. She has taught the architecture design Studio One course at USF since 2009...

Courses:

Architectonics I

Catherine Chang

Adjunct Professor
(415) 422-5685

Catherine Chang is a practicing professional and instructor in the fields of architecture, landscape architecture, and urban design. Through her firm...

Courses:

Architecture Studio II, Architectonics I, Architecture Studio III, Special Topics, Sustainable Design, Special Topics

Steven Doctors

Adjunct Professor
(415) 422-5685

Steven I. Doctors, PHD maintains a project management practice (The CM+ Group, LLC) in the San Francisco Bay Area. He received a Bachelor of...

Courses:

Introduction to Architecture and Community Design, History of Architecture III, Directed Study/Research, Intro Arch Theory & Writn Word, Prof. Practice/Internship, Special Topics

Nathaniel Eck

Adjunct Professor
(415) 422-5685

Nathaniel Eck is a highly effective and driven project management and design professional with a passion for making the world a better place for all...

Courses:

Computer Aided Design and Drawing, CADD 2: GIS for Architecture, Intl Dev & Comm Outreach, Directed Study/Research, Community Design Outreach, Portfolio Lab

Leslie Geathers

Adjunct Professor
(415) 422-5685

Leslie Geathers brings more than 20 years of multi-faceted experience in architecture, including work on projects ranging from commercial retail to...

Courses:

Architecture Studio III, Comm Garden Outreach

June Grant

Adjunct Professor
(415) 422-5685

June Grant received a master's degree in Architecture from the Yale School of Architecture and her undergraduate degree from Baruch College, CUNY...

Education:

MA, Yale School of Architecture | BA, Baruch College

Courses:

Architecture Studio II, Architecture Studio V

Tyler Kobick

Adjunct Professor
(510) 454-8554

Courses: Materials and Methods of Architecture ARCD 240 Research: International Development, Design-build architecture, Community Design, small scale...

Grace Lee

Adjunct Professor
(415) 422-5685

Grace Lee has worked broadly as an architectural, landscape, and urban designer in the Bay Area for the past 20+ years.  As Adjunct Faculty, she has...

Courses:

Directed Study/Research

Carol Mancke

Adjunct Professor

Carol Mancke is an architect, artist, and educator with more than 30 years professional experience. She has worked in architecture practices in...

Education:

PhD Candidate, The Royal College of Art | MArch, University of California Berkeley | BA Fine Art, Central St Martins College of Art | BS Urban Studies, MIT | Certificate in Urban Landscape Design, University of Osaka Prefecture

Courses:

Materials and Methods of Arch.

Matthew Peek

Adjunct Professor
(415) 422-5685

Matthew Peek studied architecture, urban design, and fine art at Berkeley, Columbia, and Yale, with a Fulbright at the University of Venice....

Courses:

Architectonics II, Architecture Studio V

Tanu Sankalia

Associate Professor
(415) 422-5790

Tanu Sankalia is Associate Professor and Program Director of the interdisciplinary program in Urban Studies at the University of San Francisco where...

Education:

Bachelor of Architecture, School of Architecture, CEPT University, Ahmedabad, India | Master of Urban Design, University of California, Berkeley

Courses:

History of Architecture I, Architecture Studio II, History of Architecture IV, Architecture Studio III, Portfolio Lab, Thesis Preparation Seminar, Special Topics, Introduction to Urban Studies, Urban Planning and Design, Special Topics

Rafi Sarkis

Adjunct Professor
(415) 422-5685

Rafi Sarkis is a LEED accredited architect.  A graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design, he has practiced architecture in the San Francisco Bay...

Courses:

History of Architecture II, BIM & Applications, Architecture Studio V

Contact Info

Architecture & Community Design

Mon-Fri, 9a.m. - 5p.m.

Fromm Hall, XARTS 007 (415) 422-5685