Jennifer Smith

Assistant Professor of Environmental Design

Jennifer Smith

School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture

Bachelor of Science in Environmental Design

114 Dudley Hall Phone: (334) 844-5427


Master of Architecture, North Carolina State University 2017
Bachelor of Architecture, Auburn University 2010
Bachelor of Interior Architecture, Auburn University, 2010

Jennifer has eight years of experience in architecture practice and has worked on international construction projects in rapidly urbanizing and developing economies. Architecture practice experience includes design-build, prefabrication, participatory design, and a range of national and international project typologies. Her scholarship focuses on post-disaster housing and equitable communities.

In 2010 she graduated from Auburn University with Bachelor degrees in Architecture and Interior Architecture with distinction where she won a number of academic awards including the Alpha Rho Chi Award in Leadership & Service. In 2016 she attained a Master of Architecture with a concentration in City Design from North Carolina State University. Currently, she practices architecture locally and teaches in the Environmental Design Program.

Interest areas in research and practice:
Before teaching at Auburn she attained a Master of Architecture with a concentration in City Design at North Carolina State University. Her recent academic work focused on resolving systemic issues in the built environment to increase community resilience.