Kelly Curl

Associate Professor

Horticulture and Landscape Architecture

Fields of Expertise

Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics, Horticulture and Landscape Architecture

Areas of Interest

Land reclamation within post-mined landscapes, Mining processes, Minimizing the cost and disturbance of reclamation and contour planning while preventing further scarred landscapes


Kelly Curl is an Associate Professor of Landscape Architecture in the Department of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture. Curl joined the faculty of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture as Assistant Professor in 2010. She is currently teaching graduate and undergraduate design studios, Digital Methods, Environmental Analysis, Seminar on Designed Landscapes, Professional Practice, and an online course on Topics of Landscape Theory and Garden Design. Curl was awarded the 2015 Charles N. Shepardson Faculty Teaching Award.