Jonathan is the Program Director and Graduate Coordinator for Architecture and Urban Design. For four years, in addition to this assignment, he served as an Interim Associate Dean of the College of Architecture and Environmental Design, until 2013. In 1997, he joined the faculty at Kent State University teaching second and fourth year studios. He would, eventually, coordinate fourth year studios and would come to teach methods and materials courses, graduate studios and advise thesis, capstone and honors projects. Jonathan is a Registered Architect in private practice in addition to his duties at the university. Jonathan earned his professional Bachelor of Architecture and Bachelor of Science in Architecture degrees at Kent State University and a post-professional Master of Architecture at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.