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Bradford C.
Grant

Contact

Office: 
Room 246, Mackey
Phone: 
202-806-7424
Email: 
bcgrant@howard.edu

Faculty Details

Rank: 
Professor
Education: 

California State Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, CA (Bach. of Architecture)
University of California, Berkeley, CA (Master of Architecture)

Speciality: 

Beginning Design Education
Contemplative Practices in Design Education
Social and Cultural Factors in Design
Community Design

Research: 

Contemplative Practices in Design
Universal Design
Diversity and Inclusion in Architecture

Subjects Taught: 

Design Communications
Public Issues in Architecture
Elements of Architecture
Environment and Architecture

Detailed Information

About Me: 

Bradford C. Grant is a Professor of Architecture in the Department of Architecture of the College of Engineering and Architecture at Howard University, Washington DC. He has been in leadership roles at Hampton and Howard Universities as Chairperson, Director, Associate Dean and Interim Dean. As a registered architect and educator he has extensive experience in community design and contemplative practices in design education. Grant is past president of the Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture (ACSA), a former board member of the National Organization of Minority Architects (NOMA), past chair of the Humanities DC and the current board president of the Center for Contemplative Mind in Society.

Grant holds a Masters of Architecture from the University of California Berkeley and the undergraduate first professional degree from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, CA.

News

Professor Bradford Grant Named First Smithsonian Instagram Artist-in-Residence

Fri, July 24, 2020

Architecture Professor Bradford Grant has been named the first Instagram artist-in-residence at the Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery. The National Portrait Gallery “seeks to collaborate with artists both within and outside the Smithsonian to create dynamic public outreach, engage diverse national and international audiences, and explore the infinite richness and complexity of American history through the art of portraiture and biography to advance the Smithsonian’s fundamental mission to increase and diffuse knowledge”. Read More >>

Howard Architecture Partners on Smart Habitat Research Funded by $15M NASA Grant

Tue, May 12, 2020

The Howard University Department of Architecture faculty and students are part of a seven-university team funded by a $15 million NASA grant. The grant establishes the Habitats Optimized for Missions of Exploration (HOME) Space Technology Research Institute for Deep Space Habitat Design, one of two space technology research institutes selected by NASA in 2019. Read More >>

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