Daya Irene Taylor, AIA, NOMA
Interim Dean, School of Architecture and Construction Science
Master of Architecture,
Clemson University, 1999
Bachelor of Science in Architectural Studies,
Florida A&M University, 1997
Assistant Professor, Tuskegee University, Department of Architecture, 2009-present
- ARCH 101 - Introduction to Architecture Design Studio I
- ARCH 102 - Introduction to Architecture Design Studio II
- CSMT 101 - Introduction to Construction
- CSMT 431 - Construction Management I
- CSMT 432 - Construction Management II
Adjunct Instructor, ITT Technical Institute, Lake Mary, Florida, 2004-2009
Graduate Assistant, Office of Multicultural Affairs, Clemson University, 1997-1999
President, The Daya Bates Design Group, 2007-present
Senior Design / Project Manager, Canin Associates, 2007
Designer, BSB Design, 2005-2007
Architectural Designer, Montanna Associates (Marquis Fine Homes), 2005
Architectural Designer, Nasrallah Fine Architectural Design, 1999-2005
Intern Architect, Strollo Architects, 1998
Research Assistant, Florida A&M Institute for Building Science, 1997
PRESENTATIONS, PAPER PUBLICATIONS AND EXHIBITIONS
"Closing the Crack: Recruiting, Retaining, and Registering Women and Minority Architecture Candidates," National AIA Convention, Boston, Massachusetts, 2008.
Selected by National AIA Convention Planning committee to be interviewed via Podcast for posting on the AIA website.
Selected to be a speaker at the National Organization of Minority Architects National Convention. Subject: Passing the A.R.E., Orlando, Florida, 2006.
Featured in an article by the University of Cincinnati School of Architecture on the growth of minority females in the architecture profession, "African-American Women Building a Presence in Architecture."
Selected by The Orlando Business Journal as a top 25 Up-and-Comer, 2002.
SERVICE: UNIVERSITY, DEPARTMENT AND COMMUNITY
AIAS and NOMAS Faculty Advisor
Tau Sigma Delta National Architecture Honor Society Faculty Advisor
Architecture Library Faculty Coordinator
Lower Division Construction Science & Management Coordinator
Community and Professional:
Guest Critic, 4th year Design Studio, Florida A&M University
NCARB Intern Development Program (IDP) Mentor
Appointed by Orange County Commissioner, District 6, to serve on the Board of Zoning and Adjustments
Selected by the Mayor of the Orange County to serve on the Fire and Life Safety Board of Adjustments and Appeals
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Psi Theta Omega Chapter (Charter Member), President 2006-2009