Associations and Groups
Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture (ACSA)
Advances the quality of architectural education.
American Institute of Architects (AIA)
Maintains and advances the science and art of architecture.
American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
America's oldest national engineering society, representing more than 120,000 civil engineers worldwide.
Architectural Research Centers Consortium
Association of architectural research centers committed to the expansion of the research culture and a supporting infrastructure in architecture and related design disciplines.
Arizona State University Del E. Webb School of Construction
One of 37 accredited construction programs and one of two Schools of Construction in the country.
Civil Engineering Research Foundation (CERF)
Brings together diverse groups within the civil engineering community to facilitate, integrate, and coordinate common solutions to complex research challenges facing the design, construction, and environmental industries.
Environmental Design Research Association
Promotes the advancement and dissemination of environmental design research.
Manufactured Housing Research Alliance (MHRA)
Leading PATH research on manufactured homes.
Michigan State University: Housing Education and Research Center
Performs research and outreach in various aspects of traditional and factory-built housing in conjunction with the housing industry in Michigan and the Midwest.
NAHB Research Center
A wholly-owned subsidiary NAHB and a research and development leader in the home building industry.
National Consortium of Housing Research Centers.
Consortium of universities that advance the practice of housing research as a science.
Penn State University: Pennsylvania Housing Research Center
Serves the housing industry in Pennsylvania by carrying out applied research and delivering education, training, and technology transfer.
University Leaders for a Sustainable Future
The mission of the Association of University Leaders for a Sustainable Future (ULSF) is to make sustainability a major focus of teaching, research, operations, and outreach at colleges and universities worldwide. The ULSF Web site links to resources for higher education such as campus assessment tools, curricula, and site operations plans.
University of Florida: Shimberg Center
Serves as facilitator that applies interdisciplinary approach to understanding housing affordability and to develop solutions.
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University: Virginia Center for Housing Research
Performs research on a variety of housing issues.
Content updated on 11/9/2004