George Elvin, Ph.D.
George Elvin is an Associate Professor of Architecture at North Carolina State University. In 1981 he founded his own design-build firm, and in 1998 received his PhD in Architecture from the University of California at Berkeley. He has delivered lectures and workshops in over 20 countries on architecture for extreme environments and related topics. He has been an Assistant Professor of Architecture at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, an Associate Professor at Ball State University, and a Visiting Fellow at the University of Edinburgh. His resume also includes employment by the CIA and residence at Dai Bosatsu Zen Monastery.