Prof. Timothy Beatley
Teresa Heinz Professor of Sustainable Communities, School of Architecture
University of Virginia
Timothy Beatley is the Teresa Heinz Professor of Sustainable Communities, in the Department of Urban and Environmental Planning, School of Architecture at the University of Virginia, where he has taught for the last thirty years. Beatley is the author or co-author of more than fifteen books on these subjects, including Green Urbanism: Learning from European Cities (recently translated into Chinese), Native to Nowhere: Sustaining Home and Community in a Global Age, and Biophilic Cities: Integrating Nature Into Urban Design and Planning. Beatley directs the Biophilic Cities Project at UVA and is also co-founder, with Reuben Rainey, of UVA’s Center for Design and Health, within the School of Architecture.