Caroline Westort  PhD

Caroline Westort PhD

Associate Professor, Landscape Architecture
Equity Advisor



Campus Office: 480 Design

Mailing Address
Landscape Architecture Department
158 College of Design
Ames, IA, 50011


Research Interests

Landscape parametric modeling and design coding with application focus on climate positive agricultural design to mitigate climate change. Algorithm design for discrete landscape primitives for LIM development, and automated machine guidance and control (AMG).


PhD Computational Geography, University of Zürich, Switzerland, 1998

MLA Landscape Architecture  Harvard University, 1993

AB Chemistry, English  Bowdoin College, 1986