Adelina Koshar

Adelina Koshar

New York, NY, US


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As a determined, hard-working, open-minded, and creative young architect with an engineering design perspective, I am seeking to acquire an architectural position at an innovative Architecture firm that will challenge me to reconcile the power of my creative ideas with current environmental and sustainable paradigms.


OMNI Architects, New York, NY, US, Junior Architect

Mar 2015 - current

JMT Engineering, Sparks, MD, US, Design Architect and BIM/Revit Manager

Headworks Improvements at Back River WWTP, City of Balitmore ($12M Design Fee)
- Prepare the BIM execution plan for JMT and 10 subconsultants
- Develop the Revit central files for all engineering and architectural disciplines
- Manage and coordinate subconsultants and disciplines
- Collaborate with the architectural subconsultant on the five main facility designs
- Design the architectural treatment and facade details of Equalization Storage Tanks
- Establish project standards, maintain Revit worksharing files and conduct QA/QC through Navisworks
- Generate renderings and video walk-through animations

Oct 2013 - Mar 2015

JMT Engineering, Sparks, MD, US, Project Architect (Summer Intern)

Kirk Bus Division Modernization Project, MTA
- Developed the 30% and 60% design of the Bus Maintenance and Storage Facility
- Generated the 3D Revit model for each submittal
- Created the final presentation and documentation for client’s review and grant application
- Contributed to the $40M Federal grant and 2012 Award of Excellence in the Planning category at the MdQI Awards

Science Labs Feasibility Study for Baltimore Polytechnic Institute, BCPSS
- Worked with Autodesk Revit Worksharing to prepare the 3D model and final drawings
- Developed photo realistic renderings using Photoshop
- Created 24” x 36” presentation boards for client’s review

Zarfoss Road Site Development for YATA Headquarters Renovation, Rabbittransit
- Conducted site visits and evaluations
- Created 3D Revit model and drawings using the gathered data
- Prepared schedules and cost estimates

New Laboratory Facilities at Montebello Filtration Plant, City of Baltimore
- Designed the new lab facility through SketchUp
- Produced final renderings and presentation images of the facility

Salem Harbor Pavilion, MA, for Dr. Michael D. Medlock
- Developed concept drawings and a feasibility study for a floating, modular aquatic activity center
- Created schematic design options of the pavilion using SketchUp
- Used Kerkythea to create final renderings

May 2009 - Aug 2013

Center for Academic and Personal Enrichment (CAPE), NJIT, Newark, NJ, US, Office Assistant, Marketing/Advertising, Interior Design Consultant

Oct 2012 - May 2013

NJIT Residence Life, Newark, NJ, US, Resident Assitant

Oct 2009 - May 2012

JMT Engineering, Sparks, MD, US, CAD Technician (Summer and Winter Intern)

Miscellaneous Renovations of Schools, BCPS, MD
- Assisted with design changes on HVAC and plumbing drawings in AutoCAD

Environmental Compliance and Miscellaneous Design Services, MVA, MD
- Prepared facility evaluation spreadsheets and reports

I95-/I695- Interchange Section 100 Design, MDTA, MD
- Incorporated mark-ups in electrical drawings using MicroStation

Miscellaneous Architectural/Engineering Services, SHA, MD
- Processed RFI’s and PCO’s, created and updated submittal logs

Water and Sewer Rehabilitation, WSSC, MD
- Incorporated mark-ups in the utility and pipeline drawings in AutoCAD

Throop WWTP, Lackawanna Basin Sewer Authority, PA
- Input of mark-ups on civil drawings in AutoCAD and formatted specifications

Arlington WWTP Master Plan, Arlington County, VA
- Drew instrumentation and controls systems in AutoCAD

May 2006 - May 2009


Philadelphia University, Philadelphia, PA, US, MArch, Online Master of Science in Sustainable Design

Oct 2014 - current

New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), Newark, NJ, US, BArch, 5-year NAAB Accredited Program

Oct 2008 - May 2013


Departmental Employee of the Month at Johnson, Mirmiran and Thompson, Inc, Other

Recognized for exceptional quality of work, efficiency, design skills, coordination and project management of Headworks Project


NJIT Honors Scholarship & Honors Room Scholarship, Scholarship

Award based on merit and enrollment in the Albert Dorman Honors College at NJIT (2008-2013)


NJIT Faculty Scholarship & Presidential Scholarship, Scholarship

For ranking in the top 15th percentile of the class and acquiring a high SAT score (2008-2013)


Nadasky Kopelson Architects Endowed Scholarship, Scholarship


Second Year Undergraduate Excellence in Design Award, Award

Award for most innovative and successful studio project in the class


Masonry Design Build Competition - First Place & Design Team Award, 1st Place

First place award for designing a Boys & Girls Recreational Center and building the most successful partial building mock-up


First Year Undergraduate Excellence in Design Award Nominee, Nomination

Nominated for Freshman Design in Excellence Award for the Battery Park Eco Center Project


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