Meg Calkins

Meg Calkins

Professor of Landscape Architecture


Room:AB 226

MLA UCal-Berkeley 1995
MArch UCal-Berkeley 1995
BUP University of Cincinnati 1988

Professional Registration:

Major Emphases:
Sustainable Site Design and Practice
Environmental and Human Health
Building Materials and Products
Design Education

Publications and Activities:
“Materials for Sustainable Sites : A Complete Guide to the Evaluation, Selection and Use of Sustainable Construction Matwrials”: John Wiley and Sons. 2008
Chapters for “Landscape Architecture Graphic Standards, Student Edition” on “Sustainable Site Design”, “Concrete: Environmenmtal and Human Health Considerations”, and “Environmental Impact Assessment of Building Materials and Products”, “Practitioners and their Implications for cultural and multilingual environments. Education in Landscape Architecture” CELA 2005. Atlanta, GA
“Greening the Blacktop: Strategies for Improving the Environmental and Human Health Performance of Asphalt Pavement” LAM. October 2006
“Resource Efficiency for Sustainable Sites” CPE online course. John Wiley and Sons. 2008

Honors and Awards:
Bradford Williams Award for series on green building materials.. 2003
Honorary Fellow, Institute of Green Professionals. 2008
Member of Sustainable Sites Initiaive. Materials Technical Committee. 2006-Present
Active member of the US Green Building Council’s LEED Sustainable Sites Technical Advisory Group, Founding officer of the ASLA Sustainable Design Professional Practice Network.
Served on the Editorial Board for Landscape Architectural Graphic Standards and  the Student Edition.