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Scholarly Interest Report
Sarah Whiting
William Ward Watkin Professor of Architecture
  • B.A. Special Divisional Independent Major (1986) Yale University, New Haven, CT
  • M Arch Architecture (1990) Princeton University, Princeton, NJ
  • Ph.D History, Theory and Criticism of Art, Architecture and Urban Form (2001) MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA
Primary Department
   School of Architecture
Department Affiliations
  • School of Architecture
    Research Areas
     20th century urban and architectural history; contemporary urban and architectural theory; contemporary design.
    Teaching Areas
     Contemporary architectural thinking; graduate thesis preparation.
    Selected Publications
     Refereed articles

    Sarah Whiting "ANY, Assemblage, Wiederhal, Wired, and Dialogue." 

     Editor of books

    Ignasi de Solà-Morales "Differences." 

     Book chapters

    Sarah Whiting (Contributor) "Six Authors in Search of an Architect." 


    Sarah Whiting (Contributor) "Shaping the City: Studies in History, Theory, and Urban Design." 


    Sarah Whiting (Contributor) "Mies in America." 


    Sarah Whiting (Contributor) "An Architecture for all Senses: the Work of Eileen Gray." 

    Editorial Positions
     Series Editor, Point. (2014 - 2014)

     Member of the Editorial Board, 30-60-90. (2014 - 2014)

     Book Review Editor, Assemblage. (1996 - 2001)

     Member of the Editorial Board, LOG. (2014 - 2014)

     Member of the Editorial Board, 30-60-90. (2014 - 2014)

    Awards, Prizes, & Fellowships
     Jonathan Dickinson Bicentennial Preceptor, Princeton University

     Graham Foundation Research Grant, The Graham Foundation

     Real Estate Academic Initiative Research Grant, Harvard University

     AAUW (American Association of University Women) American Postdoctoral Fellowship, American Association of University Women

     Henry Luce Dissertation Fellowship, American Council of Learned Societies, American Council of Learned Societis

     ASCA Topaz Medallion Award, 2013-2014.. (October 2013)
     Advisory Council, Meis Crown Hall. Juror and Founding Member
     Design Research and the University,” ASCA administrators conference. Participant, University of Texas in Austin, TX. (November 2012)
     HKIA Cross-Strait Architectural Design Awards. , Hong Kong. (March 2013)