It takes a lot of people to make the magic happen at URBANbuild. The team grows throughout the design and build semesters, expanding from a core group of students and directors to include a contractor, sub-contractors, material suppliers and nonprofit partner team members, to name a few. The sections below acknowledge the many individuals and organizations who ensure the program’s success.
URBANbuild’s directors operate as expert project coordinators and people wranglers. A faculty member serves as the primary program director and architect of record. In the spring, the assistant director of construction joins to guide 15 architecture students for 50-60 hours a week.Read More
Faculty + Staff
Tulane School of Architecture faculty and staff have contributed in many ways throughout the program’s existence. Their behind-the-scenes work is crucial in supporting the efforts of students and program directors.Read More
A number of local entities, from community development corporations to licensed electricians, work with URBANbuild each year. Many of these collaborators have been with the program since its inception. We are thankful for their dedication and ongoing support.Read More