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Pai Liu


Clemson University
Ph.D. in Planning, Design, and the Built Environment

Clemson University
Master of Landscape Architecture

Beijing Forestry University
B.S. of Landscape Architecture


Pai Liu is a visiting lecturer in the Division of Landscape Architecture at the University of Oklahoma. She teaches graduate level courses, including environmental design studios and history and theory of landscape architecture. Prior to her appointment at University of Oklahoma, Pai taught at Clemson University and practiced landscape architecture at Greenville, South Carolina.

Dr. Liu obtained her PhD in Planning, Design, and the Built Environment from Clemson University. Her primary research interests are in healthcare environments, with an emphasis on design for aging. Her current research projects include comparing elder care environments in the United States and China, investigating the application of cultural design in healthcare environments, and developing analytical tools for behavior mapping.