Jennifer Roe

School of Architecture, University of Virginia

Jenny Roe is the DeShong Professor of Design + Health at the School of Architecture, University of Virginia, and Director of the Center for Design + Health. She is a restorative environment researcher who explores how the design of the built environment impacts our health and wellbeing. Roe holds a PhD from Heriot Watt University (UK) with a concentration in environmental psychology. Prior to academia, she led a team of landscape architects in a multi-disciplinary architectural practice in London called Sprunt that specializes in social housing, educational and healthcare design.