Monika Herrmann

Assistant Professor, University of Wisconsin- Stout
Architect, SpaceGrower LLC
Engineering & Technology Department
College of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics

Office: 333 Fryklund Hall
Phone: 715-232-5027

Brief Biography

Born and raised in Bavaria a beautiful part of Germany. Equipped with professional degrees in Architecture and Interior Architecture. Practicing in the design field in Germany and the USA for more than 25 years.

Teaching Interests: I love to share what I know . . .

Research Interests: Research interests include: - Sustainability with an emphasis on building performance - Building design strategies to accommodate aging in place and independent living. - Quality management in graphic communication in the field of engineering and architecture.

Professional Interests: Sustainability and resilience of the built environment.


  • German (Fluent/Native/Near Native)


    • MARCH
      Frank Lloyd Wright School of Architecture
      Spring Green, WI / Scottsdale, AZ, United States, 2000
    • Diplom Ingenieur Interior Architecture
      University of Applied Science, Rosenheim Germany
      Rosenheim, Germany, 1987

Licensures and Certifications

  • Licensed Architect, WI: State of Wisconsin
  • Licensed Interior Architect, Germany:
  • Certified Passive House Consultant: Passive House Institute US

Work Experience

    Academic - Post-Secondary

      • University of Wisconsin- Stout, Engineering and Technology Department
        Assistant Professor
        2013 -


      • SpaceGrower LLC
        2010 -
      • WXY Studio
        2009 - 2010
      • Collab Architecture LLC
        2002 - 2008
      • Jim Wilson Architect
        2000 - 2001
      • Frank Lloyd Wright Architects
        1999 - 2000
      • RRP Architecten
        1991 - 1996
      • Profil Concept
        Interior Architect
        1990 - 1991
      • Wacker Planungsgesellschaft
        1987 - 1990
      • Gemke, Graphic Design
        1986 - 1987



    • Herrmann, M. (June 06, 2015). Confidence - A Path to Mastering Challenge Exploring strategies to strengthen students’ confidence in graphical expression through transformative experiences. ASEE, 122nd Annual Conference and Exposition, Seattle, WA, United States.
    • Herrmann, M. (November 21, 2013). LEED Certification Fundamentals _ understanding the core concept of the LEED rating system and how it can apply to CE. ASCE, Section Meeting, Menomonie, WI, United States.

Professional Memberships

  • American Institute of Architects (AIA)
  • National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB)
  • Bayerische Architekten Kammer (BAK)
  • American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE)



      UW Stout

      • Committee Member, CIC, Curriculum and Instruction Committee (2015 - Present)
      • Advisory Board Member, Engineering and Technology Program (2015 - Present)
      • Committee Member, GEC, General Education Committee (Alternate) (2015 - Present)