David Crutchfield
Associate Professor of Architecture


Courses Taught:

ARCH372 Architectural Design Studio IV

ARCH453 Environmental Control Systems 1: PassivePrinciples

ARCH471 Architectural Design Studio V– HighRise

ARCH474 Architectural Design Studio IV

ARCH721 Theory Topics 'The Urban UnWest'

ARCH725 Theory Topics 'Architecture of the Recent Past'

ARCH725 Study Tour Abroad: 'Urbanism of South America '(in Brazil and Argentina)

ARCH726 Current Arch. Theory: 'The Green Aesthetic'

ARCH726 Current Arch. Theory: 'Green washin Architecture'

ARCH727 Theory Topics 'Vernacular Traditions'

ARCH772 Design Thesis


Educational Credentials:
AAS, Architecture Technology, Southeast Comm. College, Milford NE, 1983

B.Arch. ,Kansas State University, 1992

M.Arch., (PostProf.) 'Sustainable Design', The University of Texas at Austin, 2004

Teaching Experience:

Assistant Professor, North Dakota State University, 2007 present




Selected Publications and Recent Research:

"The Sustainable Aesthetic: Nature, Culture, and Architecture,

"The International Journal of Environmental, Cultural, Economic, & Social Sustainability, Vol.6 (2010)

"Avoiding Green wash by Design: Resolving Market and Socio Environmental Ethical Conflicts, "(with Matthew Lunde), ASCEReferenceGuide, (2011)

"Collateral Narratives: An Applied Model of Transdisciplinary Discourse,"(2010)


Professional Memberships:
The American Institute of Architects (AIA)

Texas Society of Architects

National Council of Association of Registration Boards (NCARB)

United States Green Building Council (USGBC)