Suzanne Lanyi Charles
Suzanne Lanyi Charles is an Assistant Professor in the School of Architecture at Northeastern University. Dr. Charles’s scholarly interests include residential redevelopment and neighborhood change. Her current research examines physical, social, and economic changes in postwar suburban neighborhoods. Her research has received research grants from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the Real Estate Academic Initiative at Harvard University.
Prior to joining Northeastern University, Dr. Charles was an Assistant Professor in the Taubman College of Architecture at the University of Michigan where she was awarded the 2013 Faculty Excellence Award. Dr. Charles is a licensed architect and has worked at the Renzo Piano Building Workshop in Paris, France and as a Vice President at Booth Hansen Architects in Chicago. She received her doctorate from the Harvard Graduate School of Design.