Elpitha Tsoutsounakis portrait
  • Assistant Professor (Lecturer), Multi-Disciplinary Design
  • Associate Director, Design
  • Assistant Professor, School Of Architecture
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Professional Service

  • Digital Matters. Steering Group member . 01/2016 - present
  • NOW-ID. Board Chair. 10/01/2015 - 12/2016
  • Greek Orthodox Community of Greater Salt Lake. Role: Architectural Consultant and Outreach Chair. Downtown Campus Building Committee. 09/01/2014 - present
  • AIGA Salt Lake. Design Week Chair. 01/01/2014 - 01/01/2015
  • AIGA Salt Lake. Vice-President. 08/2013 - 05/01/2015

Internal Service

  • Faculty Senate Personnel & Elections Committee. 01/01/2020 - present. University service.
  • University Public Art Advisory Committee. 01/01/2020 - present. University service.
  • Fall Design Exhibit Planning and Coordination. 11/01/2019 - 12/20/2019. Department service.
  • MDD Tenure Line Search Committee. Chair, 08/26/2019 - present. College service.
  • Academic Senate. Senator, 07/01/2019 - present. University service.
  • 70/50 Committee. Committee Member, 01/01/2019 - present. College service.
  • MDD Tenure Line Search Committee. Committee Member, 09/01/2018 - 04/30/2019. College service.
  • Design Foundations Coordinating Council . committee member, 08/01/2018 - present. College service.
  • Undergraduate Studies Fall 2014 Retreat. Design and facilitator, 08/21/2014 - 09/05/2014. University service.
  • Bennion Community Engaged Student Advisory Committee. Faculty Advisor, 08/01/2014 - 05/01/2015. University service.
  • MDD Curriculum Committee. Chair, 06/01/2014 - present. Department service.
  • MDD Outreach Committee. Chair, 01/01/2014 - present. Department service.
  • School of Architecture, Academic Culture Committee. Member, 08/31/2012 - 05/01/2014. Department service.
  • School of Architecture, Curriculum Committee. Member, 08/31/2011 - 05/01/2014. Department service.
  • School of Architecture Admissions . Portfolio Advisor, 10/01/2010 - 05/01/2014. Department service.

Community Partnership

  • International Dark Sky Association. 07/01/2019 - present
  • Friends of Cedar Mesa. 01/01/2019 - present
  • Cornerstone Capital Campaign Vice Chair, Greek Orthodox Community of Salt Lake City . 01/01/2019 - present
  • Yellowstone Forever. 09/01/2018 - present

Honors & Awards

  • Finalist for Innovation Award in General Education. University of Utah , 09/01/2014
  • DesignArts Utah '14. Utah Division of Arts and Museums, 08/01/2014
  • Greek America's 40 under 40. Greek America Foundation, 05/01/2014
  • DesignArts Utah '13. Utah Arts Council, 06/2013

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