Mesa Specialists

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San Diego Mesa College's faculty and staff have a wide variety of skills and expertise ranging from local politics, ethnomusicology, and American literature to genetics, physics, and behavioral analysis.  Specialists are associated with one or more categories that are either in their field of study or general interest.


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About the database

The specialists list is maintained by the Office of Communications.  For questions, comments or to submit your information to be added as a specialist please contact Jennifer Nichols Kearns, Director of Communications.  Those individuals whose information is listed have agreed to be contacted by and responsive to media requests.

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Name Expertise/Interests Department

Landscape Architecture

Timothy Smith

Site Planning, Landscape Architecture

Area of Expertise

Landscape Architecture, Sustainable Design, Water Conservation, Equestrian Facility Master Planning, Site Planning

Timothy Smith brings his professional experience as a landscape architect to his classes on landscape architecture. His expertise is in the areas of sustainable design and water conservation.

Role at Mesa

Professor, Landscape Architecture


  • Bachelor of Arts, Landscape Architecture
  • Licensed Landscape Architect (ASLA)

Architecture/Environmental Design