Senior Cultural Resource Specialist, Professor Emeritus
MIG, Inc./University of Oregon
Robert Z. Melnick is Senior Cultural Resource Specialist at MIG, and professor emeritus of landscape architecture at the University of Oregon. He has been a leader in cultural landscape studies - research, planning, and stewardship - since the 1980s. His most recent work, on the impact of climate change on cultural landscapes, received a 2017 ASLA Honor Award in Research. Melnick is co-editor of the award winning book, Preserving Cultural Landscapes in America, (2000). In 2008, he was awarded the James Marston Fitch Award by the National Council for Preservation Education for lifetime achievement in historic preservation education.
Monday, October 22
8:00 AM – 9:30 AM