Dean College of Architecture + Planning
Professor, School Of Architecture
- Neighborhood Spatial Configuration and Metabolic Function in Older Adults with and without Alzheimer’s Disease.
PI: Amber Watts.
Co-PI(s): Keith Diaz Moore.
08/01/2012 - present.
- keynote (invited), Landscapes of Care; Ethics of Care. AIA Northern Utah Annual Meeting. Ogden, UT; November 2017.
- keynote (invited), Community as Curriculum: Approaches rooted in an ethic of care. 2017 Rocky Mountain Campus Compact Faculty Retreat; Moab, UT; February 2017.
- symposium chair, “People, Place, and Experience: The Intellectual Legacy Of Gerald Weisman In Environmental Gerontology.” Gerontological Society of America, 68th Annual Meeting; Orlando, FL; November 2015.
- invited discussant, World Design Forum, Banff, September 2015.
- invited discussant, AIA Research Summit, San Francisco, August 2015.
- invited speaker, “Advancing an Ethic of Care Together,” AIA Central Utah, Provo, UT, May 2015.
- “The Ecology of Health,” 2015 Utah Integrative Health and Resiliency Conference: The Evidence, The Experience, The Application, University of Utah, March 2015.
Conference Paper, Refereed,
- symposium chair, “The Neighborhood and Physical Activity in Older Persons”, Gerontological Society of America, 67th Annual Meeting; Washington, DC; November 2014.
- discussant, “Communities that ‘Care’: An Environmental Gerontology Perspective”, Gerontological Society of America, 67th Annual Meeting; Washington, DC; November 2014.
- “Place, Health and Aging”, School of Architecture, University of Lund, November 2013.
- “The Practicalities of Good Theory”, Faculty of Medicine Graduate School, University of Lund, October 2013.
- “Design, Health and the Caring Imperative”, School of Architecture, University of Virginia, April 2013.
- invited plenary speaker, “The phenomenon of what makes research visible”, in the plenary “The Visibility of Research,” Architectural Research Centers Consortium Conference; Charlotte, NC; March 2013.
- co-organizer, preconference workshop “Architecture + the Global Experience,” Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture Annual Meeting; San Francisco, CA; March 2013.
- Watts, A., Ferdous, F., Diaz Moore, K., & Burns, J. M. (2015). Neighborhood Integration and Connectivity Predict Cognitive Performance and Decline. Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, 1, doi: 2333721415599141.
- Moore, Keith Diaz, Rozek, Ellen K. & Smith, Erin Kate (2014). Creating SPOTs for Successful Aging: Strengthening the Case for Developing University-Based Retirement Communities Using Social-Physical Place Over Time Theory. Informa UK Limited. Vol. 28(1), 21-40.
- Ferdous, F. & Moore, K. D. (2014). Field Observations into the Environmental Soul: Spatial Configuration and Social Life for People Experiencing Dementia. SAGE Publications.
- Moore, Keith Diaz (2014). An Ecological Framework of Place: Situating Environmental Gerontology Within a Life Course Perspective. Baywood Publishing Company, Inc. Vol. 79(3), 183-209.
- Diaz Moore, K.(2014). “Ecological Model of Place for the Aging.” International Journal of Aging and Human Development, 79(3):.
- Ferdous, F. & Diaz Moore, K. (2014). “Field observations into the environmental soul: Spatial configuration and social life for people experiencing dementia.” American Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease and Related dementias, doi: 1533317514545378.
- Smith, E., Rozek, E. & Diaz Moore, K. (2014). “Creating SPOTs for successful aging: Strengthening the case for developing university based retirement communities using Social-Physical Place Over Time Theory.” Journal of Housing for the Elderly, 28(1):21-40.
- Diaz Moore, K. & Ferdous, F. (2013). “Spatial Configuration and Social Life for People Experiencing Dementia.” In C. Jarrett, K. Kim & N. Senske (Eds.), The Visibility of Research: Proceedings of the Architectural Research Centers Consortium Conference (p.685-691). Charlotte, NC: University of North Carolina.
- Moore, Keith Diaz, Smith, Erin Kate & Geboy, Lyn (2012). Environmental Gerontology for the Future: Community-Based Living for the Third Age. Informa UK Limited. Vol. 26(1-3), 44-61.
- Moore, Keith Diaz & Ekerdt, David J. (2011). Age and the cultivation of place. Elsevier BV. Vol. 25(3), 189-192.
- Moore, Keith Diaz & Geboy, Lyn (2010). The question of evidence: current worldviews in environmental design research and practice. Cambridge University Press (CUP). Vol. 14(02), 105-114.
- Moore, Keith Diaz (2007). Restorative Dementia Gardens: Exploring How Design May Ameliorate Attention Fatigue. Informa UK Limited. Vol. 21(1-2), 73-88.
- Moore, K. D. (2005). Using Place Rules and Affect to Understand Environmental Fit: A Theoretical Exploration. SAGE Publications. Vol. 37(3), 330-363.
- Moore, Keith Diaz (2004). Interpreting the “hidden program” of a place: An example from dementia day care. Elsevier BV. Vol. 18(3), 297-320.