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Joseph, Anjali, Ph.D., EDAC

Joseph, Anjali, Ph.D., EDAC

Spartanburg Regional Health System Endowed Chair in Architecture + Health Design / Director, Center for Health Facilities Design & Testing / Professor

Office: Lee 2-141
Phone: 864-656-2273

Ph.D. in Architecture, Georgia Institute of Technology

Curriculum Vitae

Anjali Joseph is the Endowed Chair in Architecture + Health Design and Research at Clemson University and also a Professor of Architecture. A trained architect, Anjali has spoken at events worldwide. Her work focuses on understanding the relationship between the built environment and health outcomes. She is interested in multidisciplinary approaches to improving patient safety in healthcare. Another area of focus is the role of the built environment in promoting population health. She collaborates extensively and builds relationships with healthcare organizations, architecture firms as well as non-profit organizations. She headed the research activities at The Center for Health Design before joining Clemson. Here, she served as principal investigator on several grants from different foundations such as Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, U.S. Green Building Council and the Kresge Foundation. Anjali’s work has been published in many academic journals and magazines. She frequently peer reviews articles for journals. She currently serves on an independent review panel on military medical construction standards for the Defense Health Agency.

Anjali obtained her Ph.D. with a focus on Architecture, Culture and Behavior from the Georgia Institute of Technology, master's degree in Architecture from Kansas State University and bachelor’s degree in Architecture from the School of Planning and Architecture in New Delhi, India.