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Elizabeth Walsh

Elizabeth Walsh

New York, NY, US

 

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About 

I am an architectural designer living and working in New York City.

In May 2014, I received a 5-year Professional Bachelor Degree in Architecture from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. I currently work as a designer and project manager at Space Exploration Design, an architecture and interior design firm in Brooklyn.

I live in Brooklyn with seven roommates, four of which are cats.

I can be reached at walsh.elizabethj@gmail.com.

Employment 

Space Exploration Design, Brooklyn, NY, US, Junior Architect

May 2016 - current
 

SRA Architecture and Engineering, P.C., New York, NY, US, Junior Architect

+ Works directly with the architect and clients from schematic design to design development
+ Performs Zoning Analyses for a variety of projects in locations all throughout New York City
+Manages several projects, ranging in size from storefront renovations to ground up condominium buildings
+ Manages and assembles design development drawing and filing sets
+ Manages and completes tasks needed for filing at the Department of Buildings in New York City
+ Works directly with engineers and marketing teams on several projects

Oct 2014 - May 2016
 

Inson Dubois Wood, LLC, New York, NY, US, Architectural Intern

+ Executed all levels of design as needed, from preliminary design drawings to finalized submittals and renders
+ Worked on the design of several projects, ranging from furniture design to large-scale apartment renovations
+ Involved in all stages of design, from interior furniture details to
+ Managed the budget of several projects, which included contacting sub contractors and composing bid sheets
+ Travelled abroad to China to work directly with vendors on the design of a transformable furniture line

Aug 2014 - Oct 2014
 

Designs By Lolita, Inc., Pawtucket, RI, US, Administrative Assistant & Social Media Specialist

+ Managed the Twitter, Facebook, Wordpress, LinkedIn, and Google + accounts for the company
+ Researched and became familiar with the clientele of the company in order to create posts through social media that customers could relate to
+ Managed e-commerce and sent out e-mail blasts to a growing list of customers
+ Performed administrative tasks around the office as needed

Dec 2011 - Apr 2014
 

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute - School of Architecture, Troy, NY, US, Teaching Assistant - Second Year Studio

+ Attended studio time and participated in critiques of the students’ work
+ Mentored the students on a variet of subjects relevant to their projects
+ Performed desk critiques to provide one-on-one interaction with the students

Aug 2013 - Jan 2014
 

Education 

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY, US, BArch, Architecture

Aug 2009 - May 2014
 

CEPT University, Ahmedabad, IN, Architecture

Jan 2013 - May 2013
 

Center of Architecture, Science, and Ecology, New York, NY, US, Architecture

Aug 2011 - Dec 2011
 

Awards 

RPI School of Architecture Faculty Award for High Scholastic Attainment, Award

2014
 

Published in Influx Volume 1, Other

RPI SoA Publications

2014
 

Dean's List of Distinguished Students, Award

Received from 2009-2014

2014
 

Graduated Cum Laude, Award

2014
 

Selected for India Study Abroad Program, Other

Spring Semester 2013

2013
 

Selected for CASE Program in Manhattan, Other

Fall Semester 2011

2011
 

Published in Material Manifestations 2nd Edition, Other

RPI SoA Publications

2011
 

Areas of Specialization 

Skills