William McDonough

William McDonough
  • Consulting Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Stanford University, USA

BA, Dartmouth College; Master of Architecture, Yale University. 1993-99, Dean, School of Architecture, University of Virginia. Chief Executive, McDonough Innovation. Founding Principal, William McDonough + Partners, Architecture and Community Design. Co-Founder and Principal, MBDC. Co-Founder, Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute. Fellow, American Institute of Architects. International Fellow, Royal Institute of British Architects. Author, The Hannover Principles: Design for Sustainability. Co-Author: Cradle to Cradle: Remaking the Way We Make Things; The Upcycle: Beyond Sustainability-Designing for Abundance. Recipient of awards: Presidential Award for Sustainable Development, US (1996); Hero for the Planet, Time magazine (1999); Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Award (2003); National Design Award (2004).