Professor, School of Architecture
Joanna Lombard is a registered architect and Professor at the University of Miami School of Architecture. Her undergraduate degree is from Tulane University and her graduate degree is from Harvard University.
She co-authored Historic Landscapes of Florida (Deering Foundation, 2001) with Rocco J. Ceo, authored The Architecture of Duany Plater-Zyberk and Company (Rizzoli, 2005), and co-authored Great Houses of Florida (Rizzoli, 2008) with Beth Dunlop. Ms. Lombard has an architectural practice with Denis Hector.
Ms. Lombard is a member of an interdisciplinary research team led by José Szapocznik, Chair of Epidemiology and Public Health at UM’s Miller School of Medicine. She is studying the effects of the built environment on children and the elderly. The first results of this work were published in the September 2006 issue of the American Journal of Community Psychology with subsequent publications in journals in public health and architecture, and most recently, the 2009 Journal of Gerontology: Social Sciences.