University of Oregon

Historic Preservation Program

Donald Peting

Donald PetingAssociate Professor Emeritus of Architecture and Adjunct Instructor of Historic Preservation

phone: 541-346-2993
office: 486 Lawrence Hall
Former Director of the Historic Preservation Program, former Director of the Pacific Northwest Preservation Field School,  and former Associate Dean for the School of Architecture and Allied Arts.  B.Arch. from the University of Illinois, Urbana; M.Arch. from the University of California, Berkeley.  Professor Peting is a historical architect and maintains a consulting practice that focuses on 19th and early 20th century architecture.  Areas of intrest include traditional building technologies, early powered mills, and seismic retro-fitting of historic structures. Professor Peting has been a Fellow of the American Academy in Rome since 1978. In 2005, the National Council for Preservation Education honored his educational career with their James Marston Fitch lifetime achievement award.