See our interview with Michael here.
Michael W Mehaffy, Ph.D., is a designer, builder, author, researcher, educator, and consultant in building and development, with an international practice based in Portland, Oregon. He has held teaching and/or research appointments at six universities in five countries, and he is on the editorial boards of two international journals. He is also on the boards of four NGOs including Portland-based Sustasis Foundation, where he is Executive Director, and the London-based International Network for Traditional Building, Architecture and Urbanism (INTBAU). Michael studied and worked closely with Christopher Alexander, and has published extensively on his work.