J. A. Chewning

Associate Professor Emeritus

Professional Summary

Dr. Chewning currently teaches undergraduate design history courses and graduate design theory courses in the School of Design. With David Scheer, he was co-curator of the exhibition, Unbuilt Cincinnati, at the Contemporary Arts Center (Summer 1998) and co-author of the catalog that accompanied the show.


PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (History/Theory/Criticism of Architecture)

B.A., Cornell University (City Planning)

B.A., Haverford College (English/Geology)

Research and Practice Interests

History of Design, History of Art, History of Architecture, History of Cities and Planning, History of Technology Sustainability The Automobile and Society

Preferred Information

Associate Professor Emeritus, PhD