Faculty
Yung Ho Chang

Yung Ho Chang, Professor of Architecture and fomer Head of the Department of Architecture, comes to MIT from Peking University where he was Head and Professor of the Graduate Center of Architecture. He received his MArch from the University of California at Berkeley and taught in the US for 15 years before returning to Beijing to establish China's first private architecture firm, Atelier FCJZ. He has exhibited internationally as an artist as well as architect and is widely published, including the monograph Yung Ho Chang/Atelier Feichang Jianzhu: A Chinese Practice. His interdisciplinary research focuses on the city, materiality, and tradition. He often combines his research activities with design commissions.

background
Education
1984
Master of Architecture, University of California at Berkeley
1983
Bachelor of Science in Environmental Design, Cum Laude, Ball State University
1981
Department of Architecture, Nanjing Institute of Technology (now Southeast University), China
Academic Experience
2005-2010
Head and Professor, Architecture Department,
2004
Eliel Saarinen Chair Professor, University of Michigan
2004
University Visiting Professor, Tongji University, Shanghai
2002
Kenzo Tange Chair Professor, Graduate School of Design, Harvard University
1999-present
Founding Head and Professor, Graduate Center of Architecture, Peking University
1993-1996
Assistant Professor, Rice University
1990-1992
Visiting Assistant Professor, University of California at Berkeley
1988-1990
Visiting Assistant Professor, University of Michigan
1985-1988
Assistant Professor, Ball State University