Professor Hans Herrmann

Professor Hans Herrmann

Title:

  • Associate Professor

Contacts:

hherrmann@caad.msstate.edu
Office: (662) 325-0371
240 Giles Hall

Overview

Summary:

Hans C. Herrmann, AIA, LEED Green Assoc., NCARB, is an Associate Professor of Architecture at Mississippi State University focusing on Foundational Design, Comprehensive / Integrative Design, and Building Technology. Before entering academia, professor Herrmann practiced with several southeastern and east coast practices including the firm of Ike Kligerman Barkley, an Architectural Digest Top 100 design firm located in New York City. While practicing in New York, professor Herrmann completed numerous residential and institutional projects with locations ranging from Martha's Vineyard, MA to San Francisco, CA, and Miami Beach, FL. As a licensed architect in the state of New York, his professional interest is on issues of residential construction and the role of architectural renovation as a sustainable form of practice. Professor Herrmann currently maintains his own design practice as the sole practitioner of H.Herrmann resDesign, an interdisciplinary practice offering full-scope design services.

Education:

  • Master of Architecture (MARC), Architecture, Clemson University, 2003
  • Bachelor of Science (BS), Architecture, Clemson University, 2001

Research interests:

His published research is focused on numerous issues including DESIGN|build and BUILD|design Pedagogies, Collaborative Design Means & Methods, the SuperUse of materials, buildings & landscapes and the Landscape/Architecture interface. With degrees in Architecture and Landscape Architecture both his professional work and teaching have received numerous national awards and recognitions from organizations such as the Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum, American Institute of Architects National and State level, Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture, American Society of Landscape Architects National and State level, and Architecture + Construction Alliance.

Biography

Hans C. Herrmann, AIA, LEED Green Assoc., NCARB, is an Associate Professor of Architecture at Mississippi State University focusing on Foundational Design, Comprehensive / Integrative Design, and Building Technology. Before entering academia, professor Herrmann practiced with several southeastern and east coast practices including the firm of Ike Kligerman Barkley, an Architectural Digest Top 100 design firm located in New York City. While practicing in New York, professor Herrmann completed numerous residential and institutional projects with locations ranging from Martha's Vineyard, MA to San Francisco, CA, and Miami Beach, FL. As a licensed architect in the state of New York, his professional interest is on issues of residential construction and the role of architectural renovation as a sustainable form of practice. Professor Herrmann currently maintains his own design practice as the sole practitioner of H.Herrmann resDesign, an interdisciplinary practice offering full-scope design services.

Publications

Conference Paper

  • Just a Little Nudge: How ideas, elbow grease, and an old gas stations canopy turned an eyesore into an amenity.  AIA/ACSA. Pages 26-31. 2019
  • A Case Study in Pedagogy for a Cross-Disciplinary Architecture/Construction Program.  ASC 51st Annual International Conference. 2015

Conference Proceeding

  • In Spite of Pragmatics: The Pursuit of Both/And for Integrated Architectural Solutions.  Building Technology Educators' Society. Volume 2019, Issue 55. 2019
  • Teaching Collaborative Skills: The Results of an Interactive Symposium.   Proceedings of the 2016 Construction Research Congress. Pages 110-119. 2016
  • Teaching Integrated Practice: An Integrated Project Delivery Theater.  Proceedings of the 104th Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture Annual Meeting. 2016
  • Educating Integrated Project Delivery Educators: A Study of the Source of IPD Knowledge Among Educators.  Proceedings of the Associated Schools of Construction 51st Annual International Conference. 2015
  • Pre-University Advantages: a study of how Professional Experience and/or Familial Association influence academic success in collaborative learning.  Proceedings of the Building Technology Educator’s Society 2015 International Conference. 2015
  • Cross Disciplinary Design/Build: The Design of Collaborative Education.   WORKING OUT: thinking while building – Proceedings from the ACSA 2014 Fall Conference. 2014

Journal Article

  • Rainwater Management and Community Services: Landscape Update for Oktibbeha Heritage Museum. Zhauangshi Journal. Volume 293, Issue 09, Pages 84-87. 2017

Presentations

Oral Presentation

  • ""Building Public Domain: Service Learning and Public Transit"." CELA 2012, Council of Educators in Landscape Architecture, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, IL. 2012

Paper

  • "Just a Little Nudge: How ideas, elbow grease, and an old gas stations canopy turned an eyesore into an amenity." Intersections Symposium, AIA/ACSA, Las Vegas, NV. 2019
  • "A Case Study in Pedagogy for a Cross-Disciplinary Architecture/Construction Program." ASC 51st Annual International Conference, Associated Schools of Construction, College Station, TX. 2015
  • "Cross Disciplinary Design/Build: The Design of Collaborative Education." ACSA 2014 Fall Conference – Working Out, Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture, Halifax, Nova Scotia. 2014

Areas of Expertise

Foundational Design, Comprehensive / Integrative Design, and Building Technology

MSU Synergy Areas

Addressing Disparity: Community EngagementLeading Economy: Sustainable/Renewable ProductsSecuring Our Future: FoodSecuring Our Future: Water

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