Assistant Dean, Academic Support and Lecturer, Architecture

Education: University of Michigan, Master of Architecture; University of Virginia, BS Architecture

Kyle Sturgeon is a licensed architect, maker, and design educator. Before joining UVA as an Assistant Dean, Kyle served as Director of Advanced Architecture Studios, Building Technology, and Fabrication at the Boston Architectural College.

While in Boston, he worked with Moshe Safdie Architects, Kennedy & Violich Architecture, and Nader Tehrani at Office dA.

Through teaching, Kyle instills curiosity and arms students with equal parts passion and craft, whimsey and rigor. He views his role as an accelerator, amplifier, and advocate as students establish their own agency in the world.

Kyle is a founding partner of the open-source design collective Section Cut. His recent research includes forays into fabrication workflows, architectural storytelling, and ecological urbanism.