- GIS | Health & Hazards Lab
- City and Community Studies Initiative
- Center for Ecology and Natural Resource Sustainability
- Computational Social Science Lab
Charles Frederick, RLA, LEED AP
Charles Frederick, RLA, LEED AP is the Interim Director of Kent State University’s graduate landscape architecture program. He has taught upper level and graduate design studios, technical and seminar courses at the College of Architecture and Environmental Design at Kent State University since 1999. Charles is a practicing landscape architect with a focus on environmental design and ecological systems. His projects range from garden design to municipal planning to watersheds studies. Mr. Frederick is actively involved in his community with a leadership role with the Kent Environmental Council and has served on Kent Dam Advisory Committee, Kent Phase II Storm Water Committee, Breakneck Creek Watershed Committee, and the Portage County Watersheds-Open Space Committee. He has a Bachelor degree in Architecture from Kent State University and a Master of Landscape Architecture from the University of Virginia. Currently he is pursuing a Ph.D. that explores the roles of public participation in the planning process with novel data collection and geospatial site documentation techniques at the Department of Geography – Kent State University.