Design Integration Laboratory

Linda K. Zimmer

Assistant Professor of Interior Architecture
Director, Summer Architecture Academy

Teaching Responsibilities

ARCH 181/182: Introductory Architectural Design
IARC 484/485: Advanced Interior Design Studio
IARC 204: Survey of Interior Architecture
IARC 417: Context of the Interior Design Profession
IARC 471: Materials for Interior Architecture II


Master of Interior Architecture, University of Oregon, 1990
Bachelor of Interior Architecture, Kansas State University, 1982


NCIDQ examination - passed in April 1985

Teaching Experience

University of Oregon, Assistant Professor, 1991-1995


International Interior Design Association
Interior Design Educator's Council
International Facilities Management Association

Selected Research

POE's and Prototypes: Post Occupancy Evaluations Comparing Two Prototypical Group Workspaces in the Open Office," Journal of Interior Design Education and Research, Volume 18, 1&2, 1993
"Computer Integrated Introductory Design Studios" paper summary published in Beginnings in Architectural Education Proceedings of the ACSA/EAAE International Conference, 1993, Prague, Czech Republic
"Commons, Personal Harbor Feasibility Study," funded grant from Steelcase, 1992-93
"Right Down to the Cups and Saucers," juried paper published in Interior Design Educators Council Innovative Teaching Ideas publication
"The Cube," juried paper published in Interior Design Educators Council Innovative Teaching Ideas publication
"Computer Media and the Enrichment of Design Studio Content," panel discussion at the IDEC International Conference, April 1994
Aluminum and cherry table desk, Oregon Made for Interiors, Maude Kerns Gallery, November 1994
Duncan Kitchen, Dining and Bathroom Remodel, Curtain, OR, in progress

Professional Experience

Self-employed, 1991-present
Steelcase Research and Development Dept., 1990-1991
Calcara, Duffendack, Foss Manlove Architects, 1984-1988
Scott Rice/Design Group One, 1982-1984

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