Ladd Keith

Assistant Professor - Planning and Sustainable Built Environments

Chair - Sustainable Built Environments Program, College of Architecture, Planning, and Landscape Architecture

Adaptation Programs/Projects

Employment Highlights

  • Urban Land Institute, Center of Sustainability (includes Urban Resiliency Programs) - Founding Board Member
  • American Planning Association - Arizona Chapter, Board of Directors

Selected Publications


  • Ph.D., Arid Lands Resource Sciences, University of Arizona
  • M.S., Planning, University of Arizona

Expertise Area

  • Extreme Heat
  • Stakeholder Engagement and Outreach
  • Sustainability Options and Infrastructure
  • Vulnerability Assessment
  • Public Policy and Governance
  • Decision-Support
  • Planning and Land Use
  • Human Dimensions of Climate Change
  • Interdisciplinary Problem-Solving

Geographic Area

  • US/Canada