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Carlos Licon

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LAEP

Associate Professor

Assistant Professor

Educational Background

PhD, Environmental Design and Planning, Arizona State University, 2004
An Evaluation Model of Sustainable Development Possibilities
Other, Master of Environmental Planning, Arizona State University, 1997
Landscape Assessment: A Classification of Methods for Landscape Ecological Planning
MA, Master in Administration, Instituto Tecnologico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey, Campus Chihuahua, 1995
Other, Bachelor of Architecture, Instituto Tecnologico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey, 1984

Expertise


Biography

Ph.D. in Environmental Design and Planning and Master's degree in Environmental Planning from Arizona State University. Undergraduate degree in Architecture from ITESM Monterrey Mexico.

Teaching Interests

Land use planning for residential design and planning Regional Landscape Planning and Design Urban Design and Planning

Research Interests

Sustainable Development models and measurements Bioclimate design Regional Landscape Planning Open space planning and design


Contact Information

Office Hours: T-Th 11:00 -12:30
Go toOffice Location: FAV 256
DialPhone: 435-797-3978
SendEmail: carlos.licon@usu.edu

Awards

Student Honor Award, 2014

Utah ASLA

Student Merit Award, 2014

Utah ASLA

Student Merit Award, 2011

Utah ASLA

Student Merit Award, 2009

Utah ASLA

  • Lavoie, C., Licon, C., (2012). (2012) (Abstract for ACSP2012) "Large urban systems in a remote location: An exercise in mapping". ACSP 2012 (Association of Collegiate Schools of Planning)
  • Lavoie, C., Licon, C., (2012). (2012) (Abstract for CELA2012) "Large urban systems in a remote location: An exercise in mapping". CELA 2012 (Coucil of Educators in Landscape Architecture)

Publications - Books & Book Chapters

    Book Chapters

  • Licon, C., San Martin, I., Sustainable Housing Development: The Hopi Way: Rural Housing and Economic Development. National Agricultural and Rural Development Policy Center
  • San Martin, I., Licon, C., Steiner, F., (1999). Evaluating the Visual and Cultural Landscape of the Valladolid Region: Regional Plan of Valladolid: Directrices de Ordenación Territorial. *

* Has not been peer reviewed

Publications - Fact Sheets

    * Has not been peer reviewed

    Publications - Curriculum

      * Has not been peer reviewed

      Publications - Journal Articles

        Academic Journal

      • Licon, C., Lavoie, C., Landscape Architecture studio in a large, complex, and remote location: The learning experience of StudioMX. Landscape Review
      • Jackson-Smith, D., Stoker, P.A, Buchert, M., Endter-Wada, J.L, Licon, C., Bell, L., Bjerregaard, Z., Cannon, M., Li, S., (2016). Differentiating urban forms: a neighborhood typology for understanding urban water systems. Cities and the Environment, 9:1, Article 5.
      • Warren-Kretzschmar, B., Licon, C., (2016). Using Geodesign as an Educational Environmental Planning Tool – a case study in Cache Valley, Utah. Journal of Digital Landscape Architecture / Wichmann1-2016, 222-232.
      • Hale, R.L, Armstrong, A., Baker, M.A, Bedingfield, S., Betts, D., Buahin, C., Buchert, M., Crowl, T.A, Dupont, R.R, Ehleringer, J., Endter-Wada, J.L, Flint, C., Grant, J., Hinners, S., Horsburgh, J.S, Jackson-Smith, D., Jones, A.S, Licon, C., Null, S., Odame, A., Pataki, D.E, Rosenberg, D.E, Runburg, M., Stoker, P., Strong, C., (2015). iSAW: Integrating Structure, Actors, and Water to Study Socio-Hydro-Ecological Systems. Earth's Future/AGU , doi: 10.1002/2014EF000295
      • Licon, C., Cluff, T., (2014). Sustainability Assessment of Utah Counties. The International Journal of Sustainability Policy and Practice, 9:2, 69-84.
      • Licon, C., (2013). La Integración de Indicadores de Sustentabilidad a través de un Modelo Gráfico de Evaluación [Integrating Sustainability Indicators through a Graphic Assessment Model}. Cuadernos de Arquitectura y Nuevo Urbanismo [Journal of Architecture and New Urbanism], 7:11&12, 7-17.
      • Licon, C., Balarezo, T., (2009). Municipal Sustainable Development Possibilities Along the US-Mexico Border: An Interdisciplinary Evaluation Effort. International Journal of Sustainability, Technology, and Humanism, 2009:4, 97-113.

      * Has not been peer reviewed

      Publications - Literary Journal

        * Has not been peer reviewed

        Publications - MultiMedia

          * Has not been peer reviewed

          Publications - Technical Reports

            AES Reports

            Other Reports

          * Has not been peer reviewed

          Publications - Translations & Transcripts

            Publications - Other

              Other

            • Licon, C., San Martin, I., Sustainable Housing Development the Hopi Way: Lessons from the Moenkopi Village: Rural Housing and Economic Development. National Agricultural and Rural Development Policy Center

            * Has not been peer reviewed

            Scheduled Teaching

            LAEP 3120 - Land Planning for Residential Development, Spring 2017

            LAEP 6100 - Regional Landscape Analysis and Planning, Spring 2017

            LAEP 4350 - Travel Course, Spring 2017

            LAEP 2039 - Foundations of Sustainable Systems, Fall 2016

            LAEP 6990 - Continuing Graduate Advisement, Summer 2016

            LAEP 3120, 6320 - Land Planning for Residential Development, Spring 2016

            LAEP 4350, 6550 - Travel Course, Spring 2016

            LAEP 2039 - Foundations of Sustainable Systems, Fall 2015

            LAEP 6100 - Regional Landscape Analysis and Planning, Fall 2015

            LAEP 4350 - Travel Course, Fall 2015

            LAEP 3120,6320 - Land Planning for Residential Development, Spring 2015

            LAEP 4350 - Travel Course, Spring 2015

            LAEP 2039 - Foundations of Sustainable Systems, Fall 2014

            LAEP 6100 - Regional Landscape Analysis and Planning, Fall 2014

            LAEP 6990 - Continuing Graduate Advisement, Summer 2014

            LAEP 4350 - Travel Course, Summer 2014

            LAEP 3120,6320 - Land Planning for Residential Development, Spring 2014

            LAEP 4350 - Travel Course, Spring 2014

            LAEP 2039 - Foundations of Sustainable Systems, Fall 2013

            LAEP 6960 - Masters Project, Fall 2013

            LAEP 6100 - Regional Landscape Analysis and Planning, Fall 2013

            LAEP 4350 - Travel Course, Fall 2013

            LAEP 6960 - Masters Project, Summer 2013

            LAEP 6320 - Land Planning and Design for Community Development, Spring 2013

            LAEP 3120 - Land Planning for Residential Development, Spring 2013

            LAEP 6960 - Masters Project, Spring 2013

            LAEP 6890 - Seminar on Thesis Proposals and Procedures, Spring 2013

            LAEP 4350,6550 - Travel Course, Spring 2013

            LAEP 2039 - Foundations of Sustainable Systems, Fall 2012

            LAEP 6960 - Masters Project, Fall 2012

            LAEP 6100 - Regional Landscape Analysis and Planning, Fall 2012

            LAEP 4130 - Emerging Areas in Landscape Architecture II, Spring 2012

            LAEP 6960 - Master¿s Project, Spring 2012

            LAEP 3120,6320 - Residential Planning and Design, Spring 2012

            LAEP 6910 - Reading Seminar I, Fall 2011

            LAEP 6100 - Regional Landscape Analysis and Planning, Fall 2011

            LAEP 4120 - Emerging Areas in Landscape Architecture I, Spring 2011

            LAEP 6960 - Masters Project, Spring 2011

            LAEP 6930 - Readings Seminar II, Spring 2011

            LAEP 3120 - Residential Design and Planning, Spring 2011

            LAEP 6320 - Residential Design and Planning, Spring 2011

            LAEP 6910 - Reading Seminar I, Fall 2010

            LAEP 6100 - Regional Landscape Analysis and Planning, Fall 2010

            LAEP 6100 - Regional Landscape Analysis and Planning, Fall 2010

            LAEP 4900 - Special Problems, Fall 2010

            LAEP 3120 - Residential Design and Planning, Spring 2010

            LAEP 6320 - Residential Design and Planning, Spring 2010

            LAEP 6910 - Reading Seminar I, Fall 2009

            LAEP 4100 - Urban Theory, Systems and Design, Fall 2009

            LAEP 4120 - Emerging Areas in Landscape Architecture , Spring 2009

            LAEP 6930 - Reading Seminar II , Spring 2009

            LAEP 3120 - Residential Design and Planning, Spring 2009

            LAEP 6100 - Regional Landscape Analysis and Planning, Fall 2008

            LAEP 6750 - Implementation and Regulatory Techniques in Planning, Spring 2003

            LAEP 1350 - Theory of Design, Spring 2003

            LAEP 6100 - Regional Landscape Analysis and Planning, Fall 2002

            LAEP 2650 - Architecture and the Built Environment, Spring 2002

            LAEP 1200 - Basic graphics, Spring 2002

            LAEP 3120 - Residential Design and Planning, Spring 2002

            LAEP 1200 - Basic Graphics in Landscape Architecture, Fall 2001

            LAEP 6100 - Regional Landscape Analysis and Planning, Fall 2001


            Extension

            Wasatch Academy Master Plan, 2010 - 2011
            Zion Canyon Corridor Alternative Futures Study, 2009 - 2009
            2009 LAEP Vision Cache Charrette, 2009 - 2009

            Creative Works - Exhibitions

                    Creative Works - Other

                    • Environmental Goals for Chihuahua, LAEP - Consultation, - 2008
                    • Assessing Sustainable Development for the US-Mexico Border, LAEP - Consultation, - 2008
                    • Defining Sustainable Planning for the Tri-centennial Anniversary of Chihuahua, LAEP - Consultation, - 2008
                    • Statistical summary of North Phoenix hillside vegetation study, LAEP - Work in regional publication, - 2001
                    • Environmental planning research project for the Hopi Tribe in Moencopi, LAEP - Consultation, - 2001
                    • Planning alternatives and ecological restoration, LAEP - Consultation, - 1999
                    • Planning guidelines for Valladolid and surroundings, LAEP - Consultation, - 1996

                    Graduate Students Mentored

                    Tanya Rice, Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning, May 2015
                    Betsy Byrne, Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning, January 2012
                    John Gottfredson, Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning, September 2011
                    Thomas Cluff, Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning, August 2011
                    Neal Barth, Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning
                    Marleny Santana, Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning, February 2012 - January 2014
                    Ken Richley, Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning, October 2009 - July 2012
                    Lindsay Ex, Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning, August 2009 - March 2010