JID Index: 2011-2012


DOCTORAL DISSERTATIONS

Abercrombie, T.  (2011).  Experience by design:  A post occupancy evaluation of the Tarrant County College Fire Service Training Center, Fort Worth, Texas (Unpublished doctoral dissertation). University of Missouri:  Columbia, Missouri. 

Al Shihabi, D. (2012). American Beaux-Arts and French academic architectural theory: An integrated material culture approach to capitol interiors of the late Gilded Age (Unpublished doctoral dissertation). University of Wisconsin: Madison, Wisconsin.

Cho, J.  (2011).  Pedagogy of aesthetics: A study of three architectural design studios (Unpublished doctoral dissertation).  University of Missouri:  Columbia, Missouri.

Fisher, E.  (2011). Using the physical classroom environment as a tool for learning: A case study (Unpublished doctoral dissertation).  University of Missouri:  Columbia, Missouri.

Goldsmith, J. M.  (2012).  Reflecting the best of the past and present: Exploring student learning in a design studio focused on developing interior design compatibility on a historic campus (Unpublished doctoral dissertation).  University of Florida:  Gainesville, Florida.

Mahmeed, T.  (2011).  Opportunities and challenges for green design practice in the State of Kuwait: An exploratory study of design firm perceptions ( Unpublished doctoral dissertation).  University of Florida:  Gainesville, Florida.

Rich, K.  (2011).  Design and construction process of two LEED Certified university buildings: A Collective Case Study (Unpublished doctoral dissertation).  University of Missouri: Columbia, Missouri.

MASTER”S THESES

Adhami, N.  (2011).  Post-occupany evaluation of Library West’s interior design:  A method to explore pre-design research and programming (Master’s thesis).  Retrieved from http://purl.fcla.edu/fcla/etd/UFE0042985.

Archer, J.  (2012).  Spatial design of interior and exterior environments:  As viewed through American squares (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Washington State University:  Pullman, Washington.

Alzaidan, S.  (2012).  Influence of New Urbanism design features on sense of community: The case of Cherry Hill Village in Canton, Michigan (Unpublished master’s thesis).  
Michigan State University:  East Lansing, Michigan. 

Andrade, A.  (2012).  Place to Work Index: A study of workplace attributes (Unpublished master’s thesis). University of Missouri: Columbia, Missouri.

Alkadi, S.  (2011).  Application of multi-cultural art within a multi-cultural environment to reduce anxiety  (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Marymount University:  Arlington, Virginia. 

Alansari, A.  (2012).  Knowledge and attitudes toward sustainability among students in Kuwait (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Marymount University:  Arlington, Virginia.

Bacon, L.  (2011).  Interior designer's attitudes toward sustainable interior design and barriers encountered with sustainable interior design (Unpublished master’s thesis).  University of Nebraska: Lincoln, Nebraska.

Basith, S.  (2012).  An inquiry into deriving a design concept (Unpublished master’s thesis). Harrington College of Design:  Chicago, Illinois.

Ben Lashihar, S.  (2011).  BIM applications in conceptual design phase: Exploring the abilities and limitations of Revit Architecture by applying generative geometric design approach (Unpublished master’s thesis).  University of Nebraska:  Lincoln, Nebraska.

Bhatia, P.  (2011).  Creating a community environment that responds to varying cultural backgrounds of Indian immigrants and naturalized citizens (Unpublished master’s thesis). Savannah College of Art and Design:  Atlanta, Georgia.

Boon, N. L.  (2011).  Boone Hospital Center (Unpublished master’s thesis).  University of Missouri: Columbia, Missouri.

Bowman, L.  (2011).  Dual branded environments  (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Harrington College of Design:  Chicago, Illinois.

Brandt, K.  (2011).  Plugging in: Reinterpreting the traditional housing archetype within a community using shipping containers (Unpublished master’s thesis).  The University of North Carolina: Greensboro, North Carolina.

Brosten, C.  (2011).  MarketSpace  (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Harrington College of Design: Chicago, Illinois. 

Buckman, E.  (2012).  Beta Box:  Achieving preservation through impermanence, using interior flexibility as a catalyst for community improvement  (Unpublished master’s thesis). Harrington College of Design:  Chicago, Illinois.

Carletti, R.  (2011).  Mixteriors:  A design process (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Harrington College of Design:  Chicago, Illinois. 

Chang, Y.T.  (2012).  The effect of two-color combinations on consumer preferences in a retail space (Unpublished master’s thesis).  University of Florida:  Gainesville, Florida.

Cho, J. D.  (2011).  Designing space for teaching art to blind preschoolers: design strategies of art center design for blind preschoolers (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Savannah College of Art and Design: Atlanta, Georgia.

Costello, E.  (2012).  Meaning makers: Evoking universal archetypes as a framework for meaning in interior design spaces (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Harrington College of Design: Chicago, Illinois. 

Deepika, S.  (2011).  Pattern language: A design tool for collaborative work environments (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Arizona State University:  Tempe, Arizona.

DeFalco, J.  (2011).  Light, color & exhibition design (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Harrington College of Design:  Chicago, Illinois.

Doherty, A. V.  (2012).  Does familiarity breed contempt?  A study of the correlation of familiarity and preference fro designed objects as considered by design professionals and the public  (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Marymount University:  Arlington, Virginia.

Dong, X.  (2012).  Redesign of an existing temporary safe shelter to be used as a long-term community safe shelter (Unpublished Master’s thesis).  University of Central Oklahoma: Edmond, Oklahoma.

Draper, H. R.  (2012).  Pain center waiting room design:  An exploration of the relationship between pain, comfort and positive distraction (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Arizona State University: Tempe, Arizona.

Dunlap, D. R.  (2011).  Teaching evidence-based design to the beginning design student (Unpublished master’s thesis).  University of Nebraska:  Lincoln, Nebraska.

Fagan, K.  (2012).  Gen Y: Redefining interior design for a mobile generation (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Harrington College of Design:  Chicago, Illinois.

Fanger, S.  (2011).  Corporate office employee analysis: Transformation from closed office layout to open floor plan environment (Unpublished master’s thesis).  University of Nebraska: Lincoln, Nebraska.

Ferguson, N.  (2011).  Springboards and barriers to creative risk-taking and resolve in undergraduate interior design studios (Unpublished master’s thesis).  University of Florida: Gainesville, Florida.

Furman, A.  (2011).  Connective fabrications (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Harrington College of Design:  Chicago, Illinois.

Galek, M.  (2011).  The new middle school (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Harrington College of Design:   Chicago, Illinois.

Garmendia, B.  (2011).  Prototypical designs for raw vegan lifestyle (Unpublished master’s thesis). Harrington College of Design:  Chicago, Illinois.

Gentry, A.  (2012).  1920s North Carolina high schools adapting to Twenty-First Century needs (Unpublished master’s thesis).  The University of North Carolina:  Greensboro, North Carolina.

Geurkink, S.  (2012).  Transportation facilities and the cities they serve: An examination of rail transportation and urban design (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Harrington College of Design: Chicago, Illinois.

Gilbert, A.  (2011).  Hotel with medical facilities:  A new standard for travelers with healthcare needs (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Harrington College of Design:  Chicago, Illinois.

Gradison, L.  (2012).  Fostering creativity and sense of ownership  (Unpublished master’s thesis). Marymount University:  Arlington, Virginia.

Grove, C.  (2011).  Redesigning the Kress building in Tampa, Florida: A study of hotel branding, sustainable adaptive reuse, and historic preservation (Master’s thesis).  Retrieved from http://www.lib.fsu.edu/find/etds.html

Groza, M.  (2011).  Factors driving process changes in facility programming at the University of Missouri (Unpublished master’s thesis).  University of Missouri:  Columbia, Missouri.

Hales, B.  (2011).  Encouraging an urban sense of community for young professionals in a mixed-use development through interior design (Master’s thesis).  Retrieved from http://www.lib.fsu.edu/find/etds.html

Hallquist, L.  (2011).  Defining fundamental needs for primary school design in Haiti (Master’s thesis). Retrieved from http://www.lib.fsu.edu/find/etds.html

Harms, K.  (2011).  Art & hospitality (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Harrington College of Design:  Chicago, Illinois.

Harris, C. G.  (2011).  The new American dream:  Refining housing and community development in the United States (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Harrington College of Design: Chicago, Illinois.

Hartman, K.  (2012).  The White Album Restaurant (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Virginia Commonwealth University:  Richmond, Virginia. 

Harvey, M.  (2012).  Art center: Individual and group in the context of galleries and studios (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Virginia Commonwealth University:  Richmond, Virginia.

Heroux, E.  (2011).  Emotional relief for parents through research-based design evidence of a prototypical neonatal intensive care unit (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Savannah College of Art and Design:  Atlanta, Georgia. 

Hicks, T. S. (2012). A rural college in an urban campus: Bringing a traditional learning community to downtown Chicago (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Harrington College of Design: Chicago, Illinois. 

Holub, J.  (2011).  Healthcare design:  Center for veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Harrington College of Design:  Chicago, Illinois.

Homison, M. M.  (2011).  Smart growth communities: How effective are they to reducing Carbon footprint related directly to transportation? (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Parsons The New School for Design:  New York, New York.

Hopp, B.  (2012).  Destination:  Northerly island (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Harrington College of Design:  Chicago, Illinois.

Hughes, J. M.  (2011).  Greenhouse homes:  A look at interior specifications focusing on artificial lighting, color values, and noise control (Unpublished master’s thesis).  University of Kentucky: Lexington, Kentucky.

Johnson, K. and Rizko, D.  (2012).  Permeable boundaries (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Harrington College of Design:  Chicago, Illinois.

Johnson, M.  (2012).  Gender dichotomies in the kitchen: Feminine and masculine qualities of spaces and artifacts (Unpublished master’s thesis).  The University of North Carolina: Greensboro, North Carolina.

Johnson, N. A.  (2011).  The impact NCIDQ certification has on the effectiveness of an interior design educator (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Parsons The New School for Design: New York, New York.

Kautz, A.  (2011).  The 880 square foot house: A small residential design that transforms to accommodate multiple household types (Master’s thesis).  Retrieved from http://www.lib.fsu.edu/find/etds.html

Kim, E. Y.  (2011).  Healing healthcare design for adolescent patients:  Promoting holistic quality of life (Unpublished master’s thesis).  University of Kentucky:  Lexington, Kentucky.

Klem, M.  (2012).  North Carolina Mill Rehabilitation: an Analysis of Historic Building Character and design strategies (Unpublished master’s thesis).  The University of North Carolina: Greensboro, North Carolina.

Kreyling, A.  (2012).  1700 Library: A public library in Scott's addition (Unpublished master’s thesis). Virginia Commonwealth University:  Richmond, Virginia.

Kristiansen, E.  (2012).  Residential adaptive reuse of Long Island's Gold Coast country houses (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Harrington College of Design:  Chicago, Illinois.

Lea, J.  (2011).  Time:  The Fourth Dimension of Design (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Harrington College of Design:  Chicago, Illinois.

Lee, H. L.  (2011).  Retail lighting design preferences between recreational and task oriented shoppers
(Unpublished master’s thesis).  University of Florida:  Gainesville, Florida.
          
Lesniewski, R.  (2011).  The next library (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Harrington College of Design: Chicago, Illinois. 

Lin, L.  (2012).  Youth hostel: Interior porches connecting a home away from home and the city outside (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Virginia Commonwealth University:  Richmond, Virginia.

Locklear, K. M.  (2012).  Guidelines and considerations for biophilic interior design in healthcare environments (Unpublished master’s thesis).  University of Texas:  Austin, Texas.

Mai, S.  (2011).  Adapting western oriented design to an indigenous culture primary health care clinic, Mhlosheni, Swaizland (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Savannah College of Art and Design:  Atlanta, Georgia.

Marney, A.  (2012).  Exploring place attachment in rural Missouri (Unpublished master’s thesis). University of Missouri:  Columbia, Missouri.

McGee, B.  (2012).  An inventory of biophilic design attributes within child life play spaces (Unpublished master’s thesis).  The University of North Carolina:  Greensboro, North Carolina.

McGimsey, L.  (2012).  Post-war housing as a contemporary home: A case study of residential change in the Kirkwood neighborhood (Unpublished master’s thesis).  The University of North Carolina:  Greensboro, North Carolina.

McGrane, M.  (2011).  Division station flexspace:  A research inquiry into emergence and urban infill (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Harrington College of Design:  Chicago, Illinois.

Milota, C.  (2011).  Focus work in the multigenerational workplace (Unpublished master’s thesis). DePaul University:  Chicago, Illinois.

Mohseni, A.  (2012).  Cultivating community: A proposal for mixed-income cohousing ( Unpublished master’s thesis).  Harrington College of Design:  Chicago, Illinois.

Moody, C.  (2011).  Utilizing third place theory in museum design: Connecting community through the experience of art (Master’s thesis).  Retrieved from http://www.lib.fsu.edu/find/etds.html

Morton, K.  (2012).  Workplace design for a multi-generational workforce (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Harrington College of Design:  Chicago, Illinois.

Mueller, S.  (2012).  A cinematic approach to design (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Harrington College of Design:  Chicago, Illinois. 

Mumm, N.  (2011).  Christian home groups:  An ethnographic study of 21st century Christians and their built environments (Master’s thesis).  Retrieved from http://www.lib.fsu.edu/find/etds.html

Myers, A.  (2011).  Urban market design:  Adaptive reuse of a historic building, a conceptual proposal (Unpublished master’s thesis).  University of Kentucky:  Lexington, Kentucky.

Navarro-Soto, M. C.  (2012).  Notel | Hotel:  A nodal approach to hospitality – The power of culture, neighborhood and experience (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Harrington College of Design:  Chicago, Illinois. 

Naylor, S.  (2011).  Integrating sustainable technologies and practices into education and the community to teach responsible and healthy lifestyles (Unpublished master’s thesis). Harrington College of Design:  Chicago, Illinois. 

Nixon, M. C.  (2012).  Don’t live in the past, learn from it:  Capitol Park as a catalyst for revitalization of urban Detroit (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Harrington College of Design: Chicago, Illinois.

Nyman, B.  (2012).  Coffee & shop:  Community interventions from an interior design perspective (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Harrington College of Design:  Chicago, Illinois.

O’Rourke-Sherrodd, R. A.  (2011).  Critical thinking: Development in interior design studio environments (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Chatham University:  Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 

Over, K.  (2012).  A place of connections: Designing for a community from the inside out (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Harrington College of Design:  Chicago, Illinois.

Raval, S.  (2012).  Merging healthcare and hospitality design (Unpublished master’s thesis). Harrington College of Design:  Chicago, Illinois.

Richardson, T. T.  (2011).  Jenkins Music & Gullah Cultural Center (Unpublished master’s thesis). Harrington College of Design:  Chicago, Illinois.

Rusiniak, K.  (2012).  Art over architecture and architecture over art in museum design  (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Marymount University:  Arlington, Virginia.

Russell, C.  (2012).  Retail reinvention:  Collision of behavior, history, design and technology for the future (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Harrington College of Design:  Chicago, Illinois.

Parra, B. D.  (2012).  Imagineering healthcare: A healing design model based on experiential design, authenticity and Disney's design approach (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Arizona State University: Tempe, Arizona.

Paul, J.  (2011).  Using participatory design to create historically-infused interiors that are rooted in a sense of place (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Savannah College of Art and Design: Atlanta, Georgia.

Payton, C.  (2011).  Retail design: Changing the human experience (Unpublished master’s thesis). Savannah College of Art and Design:  Atlanta, Georgia.

Perez, Y.  (2011).  Art + City: Miami International University gentrifying Wynwood’s Art District (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Miami International University of Art & Design:  Miami, Florida. 

Pitts, M.  (2011).  Supporting cultural identity and integration through design (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Savannah College of Art and Design:  Atlanta, Georgia.

Platt, L.  (2012).  Are recent graduates prepared for practice? (Unpublished master’s thesis). Marymount University:  Arlington, Virginia.

Pliess, C.  (2011).  Interior design: Credentials and certification as an alternative to legislation (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Arizona State University:  Tempe, Arizona.

Plunkett, L.  (2011).  The redesign of a mixed-use building: the Alcazar Hotel (Master’s thesis). Retrieved from http://www.lib.fsu.edu/find/etds.html

Poole, W.  (2012).  Youth development and cycling center: Transforming space to create places for growth, explorations and community (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Virginia Commonwealth University:  Richmond, Virginia.

Price, J. M.  (2011).  Environmental privacy in an open-bay neonatal intensive care unit: A case study of bedside space for lactating mothers (Unpublished master’s thesis).  University of Florida:   Gainesville, Florida.

Reilly, K.  (2012).  Kitchen as text: Decoding the influence of Julia Child on interiors, 1962-1969 (Unpublished master’s thesis).  The University of North Carolina:  Greensboro, North Carolina.

Rengarajan, N.  (2012).  Exploration of synthetic environments: Understanding the authentic fake in Dubai (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Washington State University: Pullman, Washington.

Robinson, E.  (2011).  Investigating interior design as a context for anxiety management (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Savannah College of Art and Design:  Atlanta, Georgia.

Rossin, K.  (2011).  Grassy Waters Preserve: The influence of the natural environment and the science of biomimicry on design (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Miami International University of Art & Design:  Miami, Florida. 

Salley, M. J.  (2012).  Between city street and river bed: An urban indoor park (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Virginia Commonwealth University: Richmond, Virginia.

Santana, M. A.  (2012).  Rehabilitated historic interiors and sustainability:  A case study of La Iglesia y Convento Nuestra Señora de Belén in Havana (Unpublished Master’s thesis). University of Central Oklahoma:  Edmond, Oklahoma.

Scheuneman, K.  (2011).  An examination of home-buying trends of relocating baby-boomers (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Marymount University:  Arlington, Virginia.

Schmid, E.  (2012).  Neo-Japonisme (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Harrington College of Design: Chicago, Illinois.

Schwarz, C.  (2011).  The home-based worker's perceived value of ergonomics and interior design in the home office  (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Marymount University:  Arlington, Virginia.

Shakman, K.  (2011).  An exploratory study: Examining emergency department design-layout and nursing physical fatigue (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Arizona State University: Tempe, Arizona.

Sharpe, M.  (2012).  Oil dependent by design:  A case for non-petroleum based design (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Harrington College of Design:  Chicago, Illinois. 

Sikes, K.  (2012).  Making your own meaning:  Designing constructivist interactive history exhibits (Unpublished master’s thesis).  The University of North Carolina:  Greensboro, North Carolina.

Skomal, N.  (2011).  Experiential interior design:  Branding new luxury entertainment and nightlife for the postmodern young urban professional (Unpublished master’s thesis).  University of Nebraska: Lincoln, Nebraska.

Smith, E.  (2012).  Broad to Marshall Bridge: A city block interior that separates and connects place (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Virginia Commonwealth University:  Richmond, Virginia. 

Sharma, G.  (2011).  The use of biophilic design attributes as non-pharmacological means to reduce distress in long-term memory care environments (Unpublished master’s thesis). Savannah College of Art and Design:  Atlanta, Georgia.

Smallwood, M. K.  (2011).  Thinking outside of the cubicle:  The benefits of innovative office design (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Chatham University:  Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 

Steward, S.  (2011).  Rebranding the preservation of interiors through sustainable design (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Marymount University:  Arlington, Virginia.

Stewart, L.  (2011).  Human response to color in interiors (Unpublished master’s thesis). Harrington College of Design:  Chicago, Illinois. 

Strother, E. E.  (2011).  The transfer to adult care for adolescent cystic fibrosis patients:  A design solution for a cystic fibrosis outpatient care center to help facilitate a smooth and successful transition (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Savannah College of Art and Design:  Atlanta, Georgia.

Timm, E.  (2011).  A minor addition (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Harrington College of Design: Chicago, Illinois.

Trivedy, T.  (2012).  Musi(G)row loop – Community transformation through systems thinking and improvisation (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Harrington College of Design:  Chicago, Illinois.

Tugman, J.  (2012).  The revitalization of Pump House Park:  An adaptive reuse of an historic industrial building (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Virginia Commonwealth University: Richmond, Virginia.

Turansky, R.  (2011).  Restorative pod for hospital patient support (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Savannah College of Art and Design: Atlanta, Georgia.

Tyson, J. C.  (2011).  Developmental center for adolescents with Asperger's syndrome: Developmental Center, Atlanta Georgia (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Savannah College of Art and Design: Atlanta, Georgia.

Vachon. J.  (2011).  The perceived value of interior design in residential applications  (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Marymount University:  Arlington, Virginia.

VanZee, L. A.  (2011).  Illuminating the past, present, and future with natural light:  An analysis of daylighting techniques through digital simulation (Unpublished master’s thesis). Purdue University: West Lafayette, Indiana.

Varholak, M. A.  (2011).  Instructor’s perceptions:  The effectiveness of online studio classes (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Chatham University:  Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 

Vevea, D.  (2011).  Culinary concepts & restaurant interiors (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Harrington College of Design:  Chicago, Illinois. 

Vitello, R.  (2011).  Defining excellence in healthcare design:  The role of personal qualities (Unpublished master’s thesis).  University of Nebraska:  Lincoln, Nebraska.

Wall, J.  (2011).  Patterns of design studio culture: A comparative case study of the interior design and landscape architecture design studio cultures at the University of Florida (Unpublished master’s thesis).  University of Florida:  Gainesville, Florida.

Wall, N.  (2012).  Re-mystifying the exhibition of medieval sacred objects (Unpublished master’s thesis).  The University of North Carolina:  Greensboro, North Carolina.

Wang, G.  (2012).  Historic preservation of Siheyuan in Beijing China for continued residential use in modern China (Unpublished Master’s thesis).  University of Central Oklahoma: Edmond, Oklahoma.

Wasser-King, E.  (2012).  Welton Becket and Bullock’s Pasadena:  Quiet icons of mid-century design (Unpublished master’s thesis).  University of Texas:  Austin, Texas. 

Waters, C. L.  (2012).  Design invites stories:  A mental health facility (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Virginia Commonwealth University:  Richmond, Virginia.

Weatherstone, E. A.  (2011).  Chinese American cross cultural work environments:  Interior design guidelines to successfully integrate Chinese and American cultural aspects into workplace environments (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Savannah College of Art and Design:  Atlanta, Georgia.

Wei, J.  (2012).     Feng Shui principles of directions for the kitchen through comparison of principles in English and Chinese Feng Shui text (Unpublished master’s thesis). University of Wisconsin: Madison, Wisconsin.

Weibel, J.  (2012).  Reducing stress and raising comfort during the Adult Diagnostic Testing Procedure through sustainable interior design (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Harrington College of Design:  Chicago, Illinois. 

Wiegel, E. (2011). Horizontal organizational structures in collaboratively operating design firms inform the workplace’s interior design. Unpublished master’s thesis, Harrington College of Design:  Chicago, Illinois.

West, T.  (2011).  Environments for young children:  A qualitative study and design of healthy and nurturing preschool environments (Master’s thesis).  Retrieved from http://www.lib.fsu.edu/find/etds.html

Williams, M.  (2011).  Does low-income housing foster a sense of place?  (Unpublished master’s thesis). Marymount University:  Arlington, Virginia.

Yang, C.  (2011).  Professional practice in Connecticut and Miami (Unpublished master’s thesis). University of Missouri: Columbia, Missouri.


MASTER’S THESIS PROJECTS

Adams, C.  (2012).  Inhabit: Re-imagining southern front porch living (Unpublished master’s project). Parsons The New School for Design:  New York, New York.

Agostinelli, P.  (2012).  Food for the city (Unpublished master’s project).  Parsons The New School for Design:  New York, New York.

Amponsah, R.  (2011).  A place for dust (Unpublished master’s project).  Parsons The New School for Design: New York, New York.

Arbelaez, M.  (2012).  The effects of the interior environment on pregnant and parenting adolescents in an educational setting (Unpublished master’s project).  Florida International University:  Miami, Florida.

Ares, A.  (2012).  Balanced Infusion:  University Student Unions and Quality of Student Life (Unpublished master’s project).  Florida International University:  Miami, Florida.

Arroyo, C.  (2012).  Designing a restorative link between nurses and their work environment (Unpublished master’s project).  Washington State University:  Pullman, Washington.

Azarbaijani, N.  (2012).  Invisible exposure:  An unveiled bazaar (Unpublished master’s project). Parsons The New School for Design: New York, New York.

Balls, L.  (2011).  Low energy housing design for the sustainable future (Unpublished master’s project and report).  Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University:  Blacksburg, Virginia.

Bradley, J.  (2012).  Environmental sensitivity expressed in the design of a youth home for dependent children (Unpublished master’s project).  Florida International University:  Miami, Florida.

Brown, K. (2012). Contributing factors for a healthy physical and psychological environment helping mentally stimulate children in pre-school and reduce or prevent health risks later in life? (Unpublished master’s project). Florida International University: Miami, Florida.

Brodette, C.  (2012).  Encore:  An active, social and cooperative retirement lifestyle (Unpublished master’s project).  Suffolk University: Boston, Massachusetts.

Di Mario, L.  (2012).  inside/out; upside/down (Unpublished master’s project).  Parsons The New School for Design:  New York, New York.

Buehrle, G. M.  (2011).  Creativity & technology in the design process:  A case study of the Consensual Assessment Technique in a design context (Unpublished master’s project). University of North Texas: Denton, Texas.

Burch, D.  (2012).  Inspiring innovation (Unpublished master’s project).  Suffolk University:  Boston, Massachusetts.

Clark, C.  (2012).  The Garden:  Center for Alzheimer’s Care (Unpublished master’s project).  Suffolk University: Boston, Massachusetts.

Conklin K. C.  (2011).  Mind, Body, Spirit:  A restoration center for women veterans (Unpublished master’s project).  Suffolk University:  Boston, Massachusetts.

Crockett, R.  (2011).  357 Salem Avenue:  Roanoke Sustainability Education Center (Unpublished master’s project and report).  Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University: Blacksburg, Virginia.

Demarco, S.  (2012).  Awarehouse:  An interactive recycling facility (Unpublished master’s project). Suffolk University:  Boston, Massachusetts.

Denecke, K.  (2012).  Coming Into Focus:  An adolescent career center (Unpublished master’s project).  Suffolk University:  Boston, Massachusetts.

DePaul, A.  (2012).  The characteristics of a university capital construction documents archive library. (Unpublished master’s thesis).  Illinois State University:  Bloomington, Illinois.

Diedrich, G.  (2011).  The interior is urban design:  Bike the interior (Unpublished master’s project). Parsons The New School for Design:  New York, New York.

Diminich, N.  (2012).  Adaptive re-use and sustainable tourism unit in the design of a spa in rural Istria, Croatia (Unpublished master’s project).  Florida International University:  Miami, Florida.

Duenas, M.  (2011).  E.P.I  Center:  A center for creative play (Unpublished master’s project).  Suffolk University:  Boston, Massachusetts.

Elsayed, M.  (2012).  Employing regional culture to promote sustainable hospitality design (Unpublished master’s project).  Florida International University:  Miami, Florida.

El-Tinay, T. A.  (2011).  Refugee resettlement residence (Unpublished master’s project).  Suffolk University:  Boston, Massachusetts.

Failer, J.  (2012).  The museum as a sacred place (Unpublished master’s project).  Florida International University:  Miami, Florida.

Frank, L.  (2011).   <1> : "der"//pattern for a virtual environment (Unpublished master’s project). University of Wisconsin: Madison, Wisconsin. 

Figueiroa, E. A. N.  (2012).  Elementary school design elements and student achievement (Unpublished master’s project).  Florida International University:  Miami, Florida.

Gadd, S. R.  (2012).  Brand identity and place attachment in the vintage retail environment (Unpublished master’s project).  Washington State University:  Pullman, Washington.

Gibson, L.  (2012).  Lost in translation/s (Unpublished master’s project).  Parsons The New School for Design:  New York, New York.

Gorgul, B.  (2011).  On Washi paper:  Rebirth of a tradition (Unpublished master’s project).  Parsons The New School for Design:  New York, New York.

Grandin, K. A.  (2012).  The Meeting House at 70 Charles:  A center for new mothers and their families (Unpublished master’s project).  Suffolk University:  Boston, Massachusetts.

Greenberg, J.  (2012).  The Exchange:  A shared workspace and gathering place for entrepreneurs and creative minds (Unpublished master’s project).  Suffolk University: Boston, Massachusetts.

Grushecky, D. M.  (2011).  “Residential design and the psychology of happiness (Unpublished master’s project).  Parsons The New School for Design:  New York, New York.

Haddow, S.  (2011).  Sirocco Stage:  A destination point for the performing arts (Unpublished master’s project).  Suffolk University:  Boston, Massachusetts.

Jacobson, E.  (2011).  The Boston Aqua Common (Unpublished master’s project).  Suffolk University: Boston, Massachusetts.

Koenig, A.  (2012).  Experience oriented marketing and brand identity in the winery environment (Unpublished master’s project).  Washington State University:  Pullman, Washington.

Krollmark, A.  (2011).  Uncommon creatures (Unpublished master’s project).  Parsons The New School for Design:  New York, New York.

Kusainova, R.  (2012).  A journey into self:  Self-discovery & career center (Unpublished master’s project).  Suffolk University:  Boston, Massachusetts.    

Kyrtata, M. E.  (2012).  Cabinet (Unpublished master’s project).  Parsons The New School for Design: New York, New York.

Lampertz, P. J.  (2012).  La Poesia Della Piazza (Unpublished master’s project). University of Wisconsin: Madison, Wisconsin.

Landis, P.  (2012).  Biophilic materials and design (Unpublished master’s project).  Washington State University:  Pullman, Washington.

Lee, M.  (2012).  surrounding (FOOD):  Encountering Sister Miriam (Unpublished master’s project). Parsons The New School for Design:  New York, New York.

Little, G.  (2012).  Improving health through interior wayfinding (Unpublished master’s project).  Suffolk University:  Boston, Massachusetts..

Maffei, S.  (2011).  Off the floor:  Floorniture of the urban domestic landscape (Unpublished master’s project).  Parsons The New School for Design:  New York, New York.

Masson, K.  (2012).  Cultural Influence on Design:  How Does the Local Culture of New Zealand Affect the Design of a Winery? (Unpublished master’s project).  Florida International University: Miami, Florida.

Meeker, D.  (2012).  The Coalition:  A live/work incubator for urban metal and woodworking entrepreneurs  (Unpublished master’s project).  Suffolk University:  Boston, Massachusetts.

Moore, M.  (2012).  Systems for living:  Reconnecting the middle American home and lifestyle (Unpublished master’s project).  Parsons The New School for Design:  New York, New York.

Morrissey, M.  (2012).  LINC:  Lives in need connect. A Shelter & Resource Center (Unpublished master’s project).  Suffolk University:  Boston, Massachusetts.

Murphy, C.  (2011).  Transitional (object) space) (Unpublished master’s project).  Parsons The New School for Design:  New York, New York.

McNoughton, J.J.P.  (2011).  Stonewall revisited:  Time, memory and atmospheric representation (Unpublished master’s project).  Parsons The New School for Design:  New York, New York.

Ocner, S.  (2012).  Influence of Design on Early Childhood Development:  Fostering Creativity and Learning with Parental Involvement (Unpublished master’s project).  Florida International University: Miami, Florida.

O’Keeffe, C.  (2012).  The healing power of the creative process:  Boston Expressive Therapy Center (Unpublished master’s project).  Suffolk University:  Boston, Massachusetts.

Parker, E.  (2012).  SUB/SURFACE:  ENCOUNTER AND DOMUSTALGIA (Unpublished master’s project).  Parsons The New School for Design:  New York, New York.

Pinkham, K.  (2011).  H.O.M.E.  A transitional living center for young adults (Unpublished master’s project).  Suffolk University:  Boston, Massachusetts.

Prickitt, M.  (2012).  ENTROPIC DECADENCE:  A Retreat in time (Unpublished master’s project). Parsons The New School for Design:  New York, New York.

Rodek, M.  (2012).  Pockets of interiors:  Private workspheres within an open-space environment (Unpublished master’s project).  Parsons The New School for Design:  New York, New York.

Rodriguez,D.  (2012).  How do the benefits of Interior Design relate to the needs of an orphanage infrastructure and its occupiers?  (Unpublished master’s project).  Florida International University: Miami, Florida.

Rollis, R.  (2012).  Designing a community kitchen:  The role of the built environment in supporting nutritional health (Unpublished master’s project).  Washington State University: Pullman, Washington.

Rose, T.  (2012).  The built environment as emotional context (Unpublished master’s project).  Suffolk University:  Boston, Massachusetts.

Samboni, J.  (2012).  Healthcare environments positively affecting the healing process of pediatric cancer patients (Unpublished master’s project).  Florida International University: Miami, Florida.

Sarber, S.  (2011).  Urban food awareness center (Unpublished master’s project).  Suffolk University: Boston, Massachusetts.

Sardanova, L.  (2012).  Link - An interactive space for children and adults (Unpublished master’s project).  Suffolk University:  Boston, Massachusetts.

Senra, I.  (2012).  Urban Centers, How community center design may improve adolescents' lifestyle? (Unpublished master’s project).  Florida International University:  Miami, Florida.

Shaw, L.  (2011).  357 Salem Avenue: Organic Restaurant (Unpublished master’s project and report). Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University:  Blacksburg, Virginia.

Sidauruk, A. B.  (2012).  The Institute of Handcrafting and Entrepreneurship (Unpublished master’s project).  Suffolk University:  Boston, Massachusetts.

Storr, E.  (2011).  The social apartment building:  A new model for urban living (Unpublished master’s project).  Suffolk University:  Boston, Massachusetts.

Valencia, J.  (2012).  Nurturing interior environments helping enhance women’s self- image and self-esteem (Unpublished master’s project).  Florida International University:  Miami, Florida.

Vallance, C. L.  (2012).  Second Nature Farmer's Market (Unpublished master’s project).  Suffolk University:  Boston, Massachusetts.

Wright, H.  (2012).  The boutique hotel environment:  Promoting cultural sustainability through user experience (Unpublished master’s project).  Florida International University:  Miami, Florida.

Zermeno B. M.  (2012).  LIMINALAND:  The interstitial interior between the United States & Mexico (Unpublished master’s project).  Parsons The New School for Design:  New York, New York.

Zhu, W.  (2011).  A porcelain museum (Unpublished master’s project).  Suffolk University:  Boston, Massachusetts.

Zimmer, A.  (2012).  The food bank environment:  Sense of place in Kettle Falls, Washington (Unpublished master’s project).  Washington State University:  Pullman, Washington.

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