Theodore, Georgeen

Title: Associate Professor
Office: Weston Hall, Room 765
Phone: 973-596-3095
Dept: School of Architecture

About Me

Georgeen Theodore is an architect, urban designer, and Associate Professor at New Jersey Institute of Technology’s College of Architecture and Design, where she is the Director of the Changing Cities program. She received a Bachelor of Architecture from Rice University and a Master of Architecture in Urban Design from Harvard University’s Graduate School of Design, where she graduated with distinction. Theodore is founding partner and principal of Interboro, a New York City-based architecture and planning research office. Since its founding in 2002, Interboro has worked with a variety of public, private, and not-for-profit clients, and has accumulated many awards for its innovative projects, including the Museum of Modern Art PS1’s Young Architects Program (2011), the Architectural League’s Emerging Voices Award (2011) and Young Architects Award (2005), and the AIA New York Chapter’s 2006 New Practices Award. Recent work includes completing “Holding Pattern,” a project commissioned by MoMA PS1 that strengthens the museum’s relationship to its surroundings, curating “Community,” the American contribution of the 2009 Rotterdam Architecture Biennale, and creating the first neighborhood redevelopment plan of the Booker administration in Newark, New Jersey.