Eric J. Hill, Ph.D., FAIA,
is a Professor of Practice in Architecture at the University of Michigan
. He earned his Bachelor's degree in Architecture in 1970 from the University of Pennsylvania, a Masters in Architecture from Harvard
in 1972, and a Ph.D in Architecture from the University of Pennsylvania
in 1976. He was a Marshall Research Fellow at Denmark's Royal Academy of Fine Arts from 1972 to 1973. He is the author, along with John Gallagher, of AIA Detroit: The American Institute of Architects Guide to Detroit Architecture
. He has served as a Director of Urban Planning and Design at the Detroit firm of Albert Kahn
Associates. He has participated in projects such as the promenade on the Detroit International Riverfront
, the Detroit Opera House
restoration, and Cadillac Place
redevelopment. He has received numerous awards from the American Institute of Architects
- Hill, Eric J. and John Gallagher (2002). AIA Detroit: The American Institute of Architects Guide to Detroit Architecture. Wayne State University Press. ISBN 0-8143-3120-3.
- Sharoff, Robert (2005). American City: Detroit Architecture. Wayne State University Press. ISBN 0-8143-3270-6.