Jason R. Chandler, FAIA
Jason R. Chandler, FAIA, is the founder and principal of Chandler and Associates. His built and unbuilt design work has received a series of awards from the Miami and Florida chapters of the American Institute of Architects. Jason Chandler’s design work has been published by Princeton Architectural Press, Trama, Florida/Caribbean Architect, The Miami Herald and has been noted in the New York Times and the MIT Press. Chandler has received several distinctions in design competitions: Second Prize in the 81st Paris Prize Architectural Design Competition, Honorable Mention in the 2001 Scattered Housing Competition, First Prize in the 2004 Miami Beach Design Life Competition and Honorable Mention in the 2008 Dawntown Waterworks Competition.
Chandler is Associate Professor in the Department of Architecture at the College of Communication, Architecture + The Arts at Florida International University. He served as the Chair of the Department from 2013 to 2022 and served as the Interim Chair of the Department of Landscape Architecture + Environmental and Urban Design from 2015 to 2017. Before teaching at FIU, he taught at the University of Miami and at Harvard University’s Graduate School of Design for its Career Discovery Program. Chandler’s academic activities focus on the architecture of the city and how building typologies impact the urban fabric.
Jason holds the Bachelor of Architecture from the College of Architecture, Art and Planning at Cornell University and the Master of Architecture from the Graduate School of Design at Harvard University. He was elevated to The College of Fellows of The American Institute of Architects in 2023.