Michael J. Crosbie, Ph.D., FAIA, has made significant contributions in the fields of architectural journalism, research, teaching, and practice. He has served as an editor at Architecture: The AIA Journal; Progressive Architecture; ArchitectureWeek.com; and is editor-in-chief of Faith & Form, a quarterly journal on religious art and architecture. He is also a frequent contributor to Architectural Record and writes about architecture and design for the Hartford Courant.
He has also appeared as an architectural expert on The History Channel. He is the author of more than 20 books on architecture (including five books for children) and has edited and contributed to more than 20 others. Dr. Crosbie is Professor of Architecture at the University of Hartford’s College of Engineering, Technology, and Architecture, and former Chair of the Department of Architecture and Associate Dean. He has also served as an adjunct professor at Roger Williams University and Catholic University. He has lectured and served as a visiting critic at architecture schools in North America and abroad, including the University of California (Berkeley); the University of Pennsylvania; Yale University; and the Moscow Architectural Institute.
Dr. Crosbie is a registered architect in the State of Connecticut. He has practiced with Centerbrook Architects & Planners and Steven Winter Associates, and is a member of the College of Fellows of the American Institute of Architects.