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Kent Spreckelmeyer

School of Architecture & Design - Architecture
Primary office:
Marvin Hall, 415
University of Kansas
1465 Jayhawk Blvd
Lawrence, KS 66045
Second office:


Teaching Interests

  • Architectural design
  • Architectural programming
  • Healthcare design

Research Interests

  • Building evaluation
  • Healthcare design
  • Research methods

Academic Areas

  • Architecture

Areas of Expertise

  • Research consultant for planning and programming projects in a variety of healthcare settings.
  • Recent work includes: studies at Abbott Northwestern and Children's Hospitals (Minneapolis, MN); Summa Health Systems (Akron, OH); Stormont-Vail Health Systems (Topeka, KS), St. Catherine Hospital (Garden City, KS; and Barnes-Christian Hospitals (St. Louis, MO).
  • Research and initial book outline for a study of human use in architecture (with Stephen Grabow)

Courses Taught

  • ARCH 200 & 201, Architectural Design I & II
  • ARCH 600, Architecture of Health
  • ARCH 658: Pre-Design Issues and Programming
  • ARCH 807/808: Health & Wellness Studios


  • D.Arch., Michigan, 1981
  • Dipl. Arch., London University, 1974
  • B. Arch., Kansas, 1973

Work Samples