Jamie L. Vanucchi

Assistant Professor; Director of Undergraduate Studies
Landscape Architecture, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

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Contact Information

454 Kennedy Hall
Cornell Universty
Ithaca, NY 14853
p: (607) 255-9082

Jamie L. Vanucchi

Assistant Professor; Director of Undergraduate Studies
Landscape Architecture, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

Expertise

Design research; design research as a complement to scientific research; buyouts, floodplains, and flood risk; novelty and uncertainty in design; land-water interfaces

Current Research Interest

Buyouts from flood-prone properties and ecological restoration; designed forests for carbon sequestration and climate mitigation; loss of Fraxinus (ash tree) in Great Lakes forests; representing uncertainty in design

Distinction

Council of Educators in Landscape Architecture Award for Excellence in Studio Teaching
Landscape Architecture Foundation Case Study Investigation Fellow
Kendall S. Carpenter Memorial Advising Award
Cornell College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Young Faculty Teaching Excellence Award

Selected Publications

Vanucchi, Jamie. “Crossing the Line.” Scenario Journal 5 (2015). 

Vanucchi, Jamie. “Adapting Inland Floodplain Housing to a Changing Climate: Disturbance, Risk, and Uncertainty as Drivers for Design.” In Climate Adaptation and Resilience Across Scales: From Buildings to Cities, edited by Nicholas Rajkovich and Seth H. Holmes. New York: Routledge, 2021.

Cornell Research Website Article

Where Land Meets Water