Carie A Penabad

Assoc. Professor

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Carie Penabad is a distinguished alumna of both the University of Miami and Harvard University Graduate School of Design.  She is currently an Associate Professor at the school and was formerly both Associate Dean of Research and Director of the Undergraduate program (2016 - Summer 2021).  She has taught in a variety of institutions; and in 2013 she was appointed the Louis I Kahn Visiting Assistant Professor at Yale University.  Her publications include: Marion Manley: Miami’s First Women Architect (University of Georgia Press, 2010); Call to Order: Sustaining Simplicity in Architecture (ORO Publishers, 2018) and the forthcoming: Made in Miami/Hecho en Miami (ACTAR Publishers, 2022).   

Parallel to her academic work, Penabad is a partner in the Miami-based firm of CURE & PENABAD.  The work of the firm has received numerous awards including nearly twenty American Institute of Architects awards; and most recently the firm received the prestigious Emerging Voices award from the Architectural League of New York, a competition that recognizes individuals with a distinct design voice and a significant body of realized work.