AUTUMN 2013 LECTURE
TONIGHT! Wednesday | 25 September 2013 | 6:00 PM
Department of Architecture Autumn 2013 Lectures Series
Joseph G. Burns | Thornton Tomasetti, Chicago
My Evolution as an Architect/Engineer
Joseph Burns is the managing principal overseeing Thornton Tomasetti's practice areas. He joined Thornton Tomasetti in 1995 and has more than 30 years of experience designing structures as well as investigating and renovating existing buildings. He specializes in the design of complex structural systems, including earthquake engineering and dynamic analysis. His credits span a wide spectrum of projects: education, aviation, sports, performing arts, retail, commercial buildings, hotels, residences, and museums and exhibits.
Joe is a licensed professional engineer and architect as well as a chartered engineer/chartered architect in the United Kingdom. He holds a bachelor’s degree in architecture from the University of Notre Dame and master’s degrees in architecture and civil engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
A reception will be held in Architecture Hall 250 following the lecture. All lectures are free and open to the public.