Visiting Assistant Professor
Master of Industrial Design, Pratt Institute
Bachelor of Architecture, Carnegie Mellon University
Registered Architect in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
Alyssa Kuhns is Visiting Assistant Professor of Architecture in the School of Architecture, Planning, and Landscape Architecture. Her teaching focuses on design foundations both in studio and seminar settings. She is a Registered Architect whose work mediates the scope of objects, interiors, and architecture. After receiving her Bachelor of Architecture from Carnegie Mellon University, Alyssa worked as a Project Manager for a Pittsburgh-based Design-Build firm. She then went on to receive her Master of Industrial Design at Pratt Institute. Prior to joining APLA, Alyssa was the inaugural Interior Architecture Fellow at the University of Tennessee Knoxville. Her research is centered on the interaction and interplay between people, products, and the built environment.