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Jeffrey Karl Ochsner (born 1950) is an architect, architectural historian, and professor at the University of Washington in Seattle. He is known for his research and writing on American architects Henry Hobson Richardson and Lionel H. Pries, and on Seattle architecture.
Total Books: 4
Ochsner graduated from Rice University with a B.A. in Architecture in 1973 and a Master of Architecture (M.Arch.) in 1976. He worked for Gunnar Birkerts and Associates in Michigan in 1973-74.
Ochsner was owner/principal of a Houston-based architectural practice, Ochsner Associates, from 1984 to 1987.
Ochsner has taught at the University of Washington since 1988. He was Chair of the Department of Architecture from 1996 to 2002. He became an Associate Dean in 2007.
Ochsner is a Fellow in the American Institute of Architects. He is included in the book The Things They've Done by William T. Cannady. His co-authored book, Distant Corner: Seattle Architects and the Legacy of H. H. Richardson, was selected as one of “100 Top Books by 100 UW Authors" by Columns: University of Washington Alumni Magazine in December 2006. His book, Lionel H. Pries, Architect, Artist, Educator: From Arts and Crafts to Modern Architecture, was a Finalist for the Washington State Book Award in History/Biography in 2008.
Ochsner is married to Sandra Lynn Perkins, a trusts and estates attorney; they have three cats.
Ochsner was diagnosed with a choroidal melanoma in 1997; radiation treatment was successful.