Associate Professor Iain M Robertson is an Adjunct Faculty in the School of Environmental and Forest Sciences, College of the Environment. His has a B.Arch. (Honours) from Edinburgh University, Scotland and an MLA from the University of Pennsylvania and is a registered Landscape Architect. Professor Robertson’s professional interests focus on the spatial, functional, aesthetic and ecological uses of plants in design and the role of creativity in the teaching and practice of design. Currently he is exploring how design and creative thinking may be taught and “cultivated” in other disciplines and fields.