John C. Ames, AIA, NCARB
Assistant Professor, Joined TU in 2005
Master of Architecture, Georgia Institute of Technology, 1990
Bachelor of Arts, Humanities, Emory University, 1973
PROFESSIONAL REGISTRATION AND MEMBERSHIPS
Registered Architect, Alabama, 1996
Registered Architect, Georgia, 2003
NCARB Certification, 1996
American Institute of Architects, 1996
Assistant Professor, Tuskegee University, 2005-present
- ARCH 331 Materials of Construction
- ARCH 401 Architecture Design Studio
- ARCH 502 Thesis Studio
- CSMT 402 Advanced Construction II
Assistant Professor, Tuskegee University, 1990-1992
Principal, Urban Studio, Atlanta, Georgia, 2001-present
Project Architect, Heery International, Atlanta, Georgia, 1997-2005
Project Architect, Chambless & Associates,Montgomery, Alabama, 1995-1997
Intern, Butner Architectural Group, Montgomery, Alabama, 1991-1995
PRESENTATIONS, PAPER PUBLICATIONS AND EXHIBITIONS
Tree house designed and built by Urban Studio for an exhibit at the Atlanta Botanical Gardens
published in Treehouses: Living in a Dream by Alejandro Bahamon (Harper Design and Loft, Pub.
Architectural models published in Designing withh Models by Criss B. Mills (John Wiley & Sons,
Project team member for John Hejduk's "House of the Suicide," constructed by Georgia Tech
students in 1989 ad included in the Whitney Museum exhibit "Sanctuaries, The Last Works of John
Maynard Holbrook Jackson International Terinal. New 800,000 SF airport terinal for
international flights. On loan from Heery to the terminal Design Team. Architect responsible for
maintaining floor plan coordination with all disciplines.
Erwin Center Arena, University of Texas at Austin. Renovation of 17,000 seat arena with
additions. Programming, design, construction documents, construction administration. Project
Architect, Heery International, Atlanta, Georgia.
Bertha C. Boschulte Middle School, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands. New middle school for 80
students. Architect responsible for schematic design and design development. Heery International,
Willmore Engineering Laboratory Building, Auburn University. Renovation of a 65,000 SF
building to house research labs for four engineering departments. Design and production team
member. Chambless & Associates, Montgomery, Alabama, 1991-1995.
Marion State Fish Hatchery, Marion, Alabama. Renovation of existing buildings and addition of
a new storage/maintenance building. Responsible for programming, design, construction documents
and construction administration. Butner Architectural Group, Montgomery, Alabama.
Additions to the Ames-Robey House, Traverse City, Michigan. Designer.
Private Lake House and Boathouse. Wedowee, Alabama. Designer.
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