Martin & Guerin Design Research - Influencing the future of design


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Martin & Guerin Design Research

Provides design practitioners with research that improves the human condition in built environments

Develops benchmarking standards based on a design firm's previous work for design of future built environments

Educates designers on the knowledge required to use an EBD-approach

Trains designers to integrate an EBD-approach into their design process via a Research Tutorial

Educates clients about the value of using an EBD-approach

Develops industry standards (metrics) to measure built environment outcomes

Provides post-occupancy evidence that supports sustainable design practice

Design Research

We can improve your research strategies, complement your programming, and implement an evidence-based design approach.

  • Pre-occupancy evaluation for project programming
  • Post-occupancy evaluations (POEs)
  • Programming research and consulting
  • Evidence-based design consulting
  • Develop proposal for design team response to RFPs
  • RFP creation, review, and/or evaluation
  • Third-party/independent review of proposals

Design Writing and Analysis

We can help you improve your writing clarity, develop proposals, and write for professional publications.

  • White papers
  • Case studies
  • Literature reviews
  • Environmental scans
  • Gap analysis
  • Writing for hire/ghost writing
  • Editing of proposals, theses, dissertations, etc.

Design Education

We can improve your design curriculum and your teaching effectiveness.

  • Teaching consulting
  • ID program consulting related to CIDA-accreditation
  • Teaching online
  • Limited engagement teaching
    (1-2 weeks)
  • Graduate seminar