Dr. Kyriakos Pontikis

Associate Professor

Family & Consumer Sciences

Phone: x3117

Mail code: 8308

Email: kyriakos.pontikis@csun.edu

Kyriakos Pontikis is an architect and interior designer with over twenty years of professional experience in Europe and the US. His specialization and research interests focus on pattern languages and sustainable building and design. He developed the conceptual framework of “Humane Green” which unifies humane design with green design. He engages his students in service-learning projects, providing community and building design services to various CSUN Colleges and Centers, to public schools in Los Angeles, and to non-profit organizations such as Habitat for Humanity, Pacoima Beautiful, and Mission Community Hospital. He founded the Habitat for Humanity CSUN Chapter which volunteers design/build services to low income family housing projects in San Fernando and Santa Clarita Valleys.