He is an Associate professor at the Auburn University College of Architecture, Design and Construction, and director of the Scandinavian Study Abroad Program. Previously he taught at the Maryland Institute College of Art and the University of Tennessee College of Architecture & Design. In addition to collaborating with Hansjörg Göritz Studio GbR, He is a practicing architect and founding member of the anti-disciplinary design collective Obstructures with a research interest in material culture and the inherently problematic nature of design. His research and teaching are primarily concerned with the rift between intentions and consequences. He publishes and lectures internationally on topics of architectural history, theory and criticism with a focus on post-war Scandinavian architecture.