SEDRD Guest Lecture: Frederick Steiner

Date and Time


Landscape Architecture Building, Room 204, University of Guelph


The Art of Plan Making

The School of Environmental Design & Rural Development Landscape Architecture, presents:

The Evidence-Based Landscape Architecture Lecture

Dean Steiner is a Fellow of the American Academy in Rome, a Fulbright-Hays Scholar, Presidential Appointee to the National Park System Advisory Board and a leading scholar on urban ecological design. Steiner’s books include Urban Ecological Design (with Palazzo, 2011), Design for a Vulnerable Planet (2011), Human Ecology: Following Nature’s Lead(2002), ­Living Landscape: An Ecological Approach to Landscape Planning (2nd ed., 2008), and The Essential Ian McHarg: Writings on Design and Nature (2006). He is the author, co-author, or editor of 17 books in landscape architecture and environmental planning. Dr. Steiner has five degrees and an honorary M.Phil in Human Ecology. He hails from Dayton, Ohio.

All welcome to attend (free and open to the public).