Jay Lemire

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Materials Research Lab Manager, Visiting Instructor School of Design, History of Art and Design jlemire@pratt.edu 718.687.5337 p Brooklyn Campus, Engineering Building 005

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Jay Lemire is Manager of the Material Lab at Pratt Institute’s School of Design, where he leads a range of engagement, mentorship, and professional development initiatives that revolve around material literacy and design research. Prior to joining Pratt, Jay served as Research Specialist at Robert A.M. Stern Architects, and before that, as Manager overseeing research in support of design and business development at Ralph Lauren. He has been a visiting instructor at Pratt Institute, and a teaching assistant at New York School of Interior Design. Jay holds a B.A. in English Literature from Marymount Manhattan College and a M.A. in Decorative Arts, Design History, and Material Culture from Bard Graduate Center, and he is a recipient of the Winterthur Research Fellowship.