Associate Dean for Graduate Programs
Meadows Foundation Centennial Professor in Architecture
Distinguished Teaching Professor

Elizabeth Danze is a Fellow of the American Institute of Architects and an Associate Professor at The University of Texas at Austin School of Architecture, where she is the Associate Dean for Graduate Programs and is a fellow of the Meadows Foundation Centennial Professorship in Architecture. She is a principal with Danze Blood Architects, and her work integrates practice and theory across disciplines by examining the convergence of sociology and psychology with the tangibles of space and construction. Danze is co-editor of Architecture and Feminism and co-editor and author of CENTER 9: Regarding the Proper and Psychoanalysis and Architecture-The Annual of Psychoanalysis, Volume 33, and CENTER 17: Space and Psyche. She is the architect advisor to the American Psychoanalytic Association’s Committee on Psychoanalysis and the Academy. Danze is the recipient of the University of Texas System Regents’ Outstanding Teaching Award, the Texas Society of Architects Edward J. Romieniec  Award for Outstanding Educational Contributions and is a member of the University of Texas  Academy of Distinguished Teachers.


  • B. Arch., University of Texas at Austin, 1981M. Arch., Yale University, 1990
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  • Second Year Design
  • Advanced and Vertical Studio
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