Thomas R. Fisher

Design & Architecture
  • Portrait Image: 
    Thomas R. Fisher
  • Job Title: 
    Professor
  • College/Organization: 
    College of Design
  • Contact Phone: 
    612-626-9068

Areas of Expertise

Areas of Expertise: 
  • Fracture-critical system failures
  • Cities in the new economy
  • Ethics and professional practice
  • Creating sustainable, resilient futures
  • Design thinking and the creative economy

Notable Achievements

Notable Achievements: 
  • Founding member and incoming president, National Academy of Environmental Design
  • Fifth most published writer about architecture in the United States
  • Listed among top 25 most-admired design educators four times
  • Author of eight books, nearly 50 book chapters, and more than 350 articles.