Currently Acting Dean of the John H. Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape and Design, Associate Professor Robert Levit joined the Faculty in January of 2002.
He was director of the Master of Urban Design program from 2003 to 2010, director of the Master of Architecture program from 2013 to 2017 and Associate Dean, Academic from 2015 to 2022.
Levit is a partner in the design firm Khoury Levit Fong, featured in the second Chicago Architecture Biennial. His work links the urban and architectural scales, and his design work and writing on architecture have appeared in numerous domestic and foreign publications.
Levit teaches in both the Urban Design and Architecture programs at the Daniels Faculty. He holds a Master's degree in Architecture from Harvard University and received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Columbia University. Prior to beginning his own practice, he worked for the architect Alvaro Siza in Portugal.