Jamie Slenker, M.F.A.
Art & Design
An expert on sustainable design, Prof. Slenker joined the University of New Haven after working in the architectural field for five years in Virginia and Colorado. She has experience in corporate and government facility planning, healthcare design, and sustainable design for residential and missed-used commercial projects.
I like that the University’s emphasis on experiential education plays directly into my personal teaching pedagogy.
She is devoted to bringing her experience into the classroom and to developing innovative ways for students to apply what they learn.
“I feel it is an imperative, particularly in my discipline, to offer real-world opportunities for learning, working with local architects and existing buildings in our community,” she said. “I like that the University’s emphasis on experiential education plays directly into my personal teaching pedagogy.”