Research + Outreach
The College of Architecture and Design is involved in numerous research and outreach efforts working to improve the state, region and country -- from helping lower income families find basic necessity of shelter to helping transform the country's housing future. Find out more about what the college is doing to help change our world.
The college has three established Research and Outreach Centers: The Institute for Smart Structures (ISS), the Nashville Civic Design Center (NCDC) and Urban Program in Sustainable Design Education (UPSIDE).
From building an "off the grid" solar-powered house to improving one of Tennessee's state parks, the college's faculty and students are involved in a number of building projects across the state and region.
The college's faculty have published numerous books, chapters and articles on a range of architecture, design and landscape architecture topics.
College of Architecture and Design
Art + Architecture Building
1715 Volunteer Boulevard,
Knoxville, TN 37996