Joel D. Mesik

Lecturer in Architecture


  • Architecture
  • School of Architecture
Joel D. Mesik

Areas of Expertise

  • Americans with Disabilities Act
  • Building codes


  • Bachelor of Architecture, The University of Arizona


Joel D. Mesik RA ICC is a graduate of the University of Arizona after having grown up and attending high school in Tucson. He has practiced architecture for over 40 years and has completed projects throughout Arizona, as well as in California, Texas, Colorado, Nevada, Minnesota and Wisconsin.

The early years of his professional experience provided a range of projects that included custom residential, commercial and professional offices, and industrial. Joel has been with WSM Architects in Tucson for over 20 years, and his work consists of work on military bases, fire stations, city, county, state and federal projects as well as educational facilities.

Joel began teaching Commercial Drafting and Design with Revit at Pima Community College from 2009 through 2019. He is currently instructing the ARC/ARCE 210 class, Building Information Modeling for Engineers.


  • ARC/ARCE 210 Building Information Modeling for Engineers