Robert A. Young, PhD, FAPT, PE, Professor of Architecture and Historic Preservation Program Director at the University of Utah College of Architecture + Planning, has retired after 26 years of teaching, research, and community service focused on stewardship of the built environment (e.g., environmental controls, historic preservation, and sustainability). Professor Young has been elevated to the rank of Professor Emeritus effective July 1, 2019. His retirement plans include travel, writing, photography, and preservation consulting.
I have enjoyed the camaraderie and support from VAF members over the years and wish everyone continued success in their academic endeavors.