Mr. Driskill is an Associate Professor for the Texas Tech University and the Director of Urban Tech Design Center.
Texas Tech University
Director of Urban Tech Design Center
ARCH 3502 Spring 2013
Office: 5th and J on the campus of the Louise H. Underwood Center for the Arts
Office hours: WF 10:00 - 11:30 in Architecture 1002E
Architect Texas Registration No. 5759
NCARB No. 14,689
Interior Design Texas Registration No. 892 (inactive)
M Arch Architecture (Urban Design) The Catholic University of America (Washington DC, 1973)
B Arch Architecture (Construction) Texas Tech University, 1971
Associate Professor, Texas Tech University, 9/1994-present
Assistant Professor, Texas Tech University, 9/1987-9/1994
Lecturer, Texas Tech University, 1/1987-8/1987
David A. Driskill, AIA, Architect 1/2003 - present
Driskill * Hill Architects Constructors 1/1994-2003
David A. Driskill, AIA Architect 1/1987-1/1994
Architects DPA, Houston partner 1//1982-1/1987
Vantage Company, Houston project manager 1/1981-1/1982
LAN, Engineers & Architects, Houston project manager 9/1977-1/1981
Kerr Kerr + Environ, Plainview partner 1/1975-9/1977
LBC&W A&E, Alexandria, VA intern 1/1973-1/1975
Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Washington DC, intern 6/1971-1/1973
The Lubbock Regional Arts Center, Executive Board Member
The American Institute of Architects, 1997 AIA Lubbock President
Tech Terrace UNIT Neighborhood, Vice President and Board Member
HONORS and AWARDS
2006 National Council Architecture Registration Boards (NCARB) Prize for Creativity in the Integration of Practice and Education in the Academy. ($7,500)
2005 Fellowships for David Driskill, Crystal Maeker, Krista Vanderhoof, Andrew Leffel and Micah Simecek to attend the “Agents of Change Training Session” held at the Atlantic Center for the Arts in New Smyrna Beach, Florida. The training was used to further develop ARCH 3354 Integrative Systems. The training session is organized through the University of Oregon, Alison Kwok, Associate Professor of Architecture.
2002 Tribute to Teachers, Certificate of Appreciation presented by the College of Education, Texas Tech University.
2001 Design Award Citation, AIA Lubbock for Buddy Holly Center, with Heather McKinney Architects.
2001 President’s Excellence in Teaching Award, Texas Tech University
1997 Certificate of Merit for Urban Design and Community Development Office of the Mayor, Sweetwater, Texas.
1996 Recognition for design of the Outdoor Learning Environment, College of Human Sciences, Texas Tech University
1991 Design Award of Merit, AIA Lubbock for Becknell Wholesale Company, offices and warehouse
1989 New Faculty Award for Outstanding Dedication to Academic Achievement Tech Ex-Students Association
1989 Certificate of Merit for Urban Design and Community Development, Office of the Mayor, Wichita Falls, Texas
1987 Architecture is Fun, environmental education program, AIA Houston (committee chair) Recognition by the White House Conference of Public/Private Partnerships.
1986 Twenty Year Award, Environmental Improvement on behalf of the Friends of Bellaire Parks (Vice President and Design Consultant), AIA Houston, Gulf Coast Section of Landscape Architects, Municipal Art Commission