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Matthew Niermann, Ph.D. , M.S.

Associate Professor of Architecture
Associate Dean of College of Architecture, Visual Arts and Design (CAVAD)
Program Lead, Illustration/Interior Design

Office Phone: (951) 552-8670
Office Location: James 478
Office Hours:

Degree Major Emphasis Institution Year
Ph.D. Architecture: Design Studies University of Michigan 2016
M.S. Architecture Design and Research University of Michigan 2015
Th.M. Missiology Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary 2012
M.A. Theology Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary 2011
M.A. Christian Apologetics BIOLA University 2010
M.Arch. Architecture University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 2008
B.S. Architectural Studies University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 2004
  • Courses Taught

    Architecture Design Studios
    Worldview & Philosophy of Architecture
    Creativity: Process & Purpose
    Design Ethics & Virtue

  • Personal Philosophy

    Proverbs 19:2
    Even zeal is not good without knowledge, and the one who acts hastily sins. (Holman Standard Version)