Carnegie Mellon University

Erica Cochran Hameen

Erica Cochran Hameen

Assistant Professor, Architecture
Program Director, UDream

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5000 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213


Erica Cochran Hameen, PhD, Assoc. AIA, NOMA, LEED AP is an Assistant Professor and UDream Program Director at Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) and an Architectural Designer. Erica serves as an Instructor for multiple graduate and undergraduate courses, recently developed a new course focused on energy efficient and healthy retrofits, and is an instrumental coordinator with the CMU’s UDream program, which provides recent graduates a deeper understanding of urban design through research projects and internships. 


Cochran Hameen leads multiple research projects focusing on developing solutions to create sustainable, healthy, and energy efficient schools, office buildings, cities, and public spaces

Erica Cochran Hameen, UDream Program Director, Remaking Cities Institute, Assistant Professor, School of Architecture, Carnegie Mellon University provides an "Andy Talk" (20 minutes or less) on Energy Efficiency, Public Policy, and Social Equity Interconnection: The Key to Global Change during Carnegie Mellon's Energy Week 2016.