Liat Margolis

Liat Margolis is Associate Professor at the University of Toronto, Faculty of Architecture, Landscape, and Design. She currently serves as the Director of the Master of Landscape Architecture Program and the Associate Dean of Research for the Faculty. She is the founding Director of the Green Roof Innovation Testing Laboratory (GRIT Lab) – an interdisciplinary research initiative that brings together the fields of landscape architecture, biology, forestry, and engineering to evaluate and green infrastructure technologies and industry practices. She is also one of the co-founders of Nikibii Dwadina Giigwag, an Indigenous youth employment and mentorship program.