Patrick Lee Lucas

Patrick Lee Lucas

Associate Professor
Director of International Programs

Patrick Lee Lucas (Associate Professor, School of Interiors, University of Kentucky) teaches full time and serves as a Provost Faculty Fellow for Student and Academic Life, as well as chair of the university’s Core Education Committee. An award-winning teacher, Lucas leads seminars, teaches lecture courses, and facilitates studio interactions by engaging in community conversations and encouraging students to think about the place of design in the world. He has presented around the world and published extensively on his research agenda about design and community, including a catalog entitled Close to Home: Edward Loewenstein’s Mid-Century Architectural Innovation in the Civil Rights Era (2013) and a book under review, Athens on the Frontier: Grecian-Style Architecture in the Great Valley of the West, 1820-1860.