Dr. Arezou Sadoughi


  • Ph.D. Design, Construction, Planning (Construction Management Concentration), University of Florida
  • D.Arch, Architecture, Iran University of Science and Technology, Tehran, Iran
  • M.S.,  Construction Management. University of Florida
  • M.S., Architectural Engineering. Iran University of Science and Technology, Tehran, Iran
  • B.S.,  Architectural Engineering. Qazvin Azad University, Qazvin, Iran

Courses Taught:

TEC 3718: Construction Estimating

TEC 3335: Industrialized Construction (newly developed)

TEC 4748: Architectural Design Studio IV

TEC 4778: Integrated Project Design and Delivery 

Courses Taught In Other Institutes:

  • Construction Scheduling
  • Building Information Modeling
  • Architectural Design Studio

Teaching Specialities: 

  • Construction Estimating with emphasis on modular techniques
  • Construction Scheduling with emphasis on modular techniques
  • Building Information Modeling with emphasis on modular techniques
  • Architectural Design with emphasis on design for manufacturing and assembly 

Research Interests:

  • Modular Design Build
  • Affordable Housing
  • Green and Healthy Building
  • AI in Building design and Construction
  • Integrative Design

Professional Affiliations or Organizations:

  • Licensed Architect in Iran
  • ASCE
  • EDRA

Sadoughi, A. et al. 2021 "State of the Art article in Building Design and Construction for Manufacturing"; Journal of Construction Engineering and Management. under preparation

Sadoughi, A., and Raza. M.F., 2020. "Low-Income Housing Tax Credit Program: A Solution to the Crisis of Affordable housing and Modular Construction"? RBDCC Conference Proceeding.

Sadoughi, A., et al. 2020, "The Role of Architects in Design-Manufacturing-Build of Building Industry: A Case Study." CRC Conference Proceeding. Accepted for publication.

Sadoughi, A. et al. 2020, "Incorporation of Indoor Air Quality in Multi-Family Affordable Housing: A Case Study." CRC Conference Proceeding. Accepted for publication.

Sadoughi, A., et al, 2019, "Thermal Performance Analysis of the Indigenous Underground Space, Shavadan: A Case of Passive Cooling System in Iran", Tunneling and Underground Space Technology.

Ahrentzen, S. Sadoughi, A. et al, 2018, "Creating healthy affordable housing by design, construction and policy: States' innovative strategies in advancing the Low-Income Housing Tax Program (LIHTC). American Public Health Association APHA 2018

Sadoughi, A., et al, 2018, "Exploring the Benefits of Integrated Design to Build Green Affordable Housing: A Review", CRC conference presentation, New Orleans, LA

Sadoughi, A., Memarian, GH. 2014, "the Tradition of Underground Life in the Courtyard Houses of Dezful versus the Tradition of Urban Development", IASTE conference, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, accepted for oral presentation.

Sadoughi, A. 2014, "Dwelling with Change" Environment Design Research Association 45th Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana, accepted for oral presentation

Title: Assistant Professor
Department: Department of Sustainable Technology and the Built Environment

Email address: Email me

Phone: (828) 262-8230

Office address
Katherine Harper Hall 160-B