Celen Pasalar, Ph.D. Assistant Dean for
Research and Extension,
North Carolina State University
Dr. Celen Pasalar is the Assistant Professor of Landscape Architecture, Assistant Dean for Research and Extension, and affiliate faculty member in the interdisciplinary PhD in Design Program at College of Design, North Carolina State University. Her research interests focus on issues related to sustainability, urbanism, healthy communities, human-environment interaction, and innovation in design research through the use of immersive virtual technology. Her research also addresses smart cities, environment and behavior in urban space with focus on place attachment/identity, community participation, and environmental justice. Dr. Pasalar holds a PhD in Design, master’s degree in Urban Design and professional degree in Architecture.