Phu Hoang teaches advanced studios and seminars at Columbia GSAPP. He co-directs MODU, a cross-disciplinary architecture practice, with extensive national and international design experience. He has won the Founders Rome Prize from the American Academy in Rome (2016) and numerous other awards, including the AIA New Practices New York award (2016) and the Architectural League Prize (2009). MODU won design competitions organized by Design Museum Holon (2014), Beijing Architecture Biennial (2013) and SHIFTboston (2011). The practice has been awarded grants and fellowships from the National Endowment from the Arts (2017), Robert Rauschenberg Foundation (2013) and New York State Council on the Arts (2012). Before starting his first solo practice in 2006, he worked for notable architecture practices in London and New York. Phu Hoang holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta and a Master of Architecture degree from Columbia University in New York.