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Roxanne Robles

Roxanne Robles

Eugene, OR, US

 

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About 

After three years of working in environmental research and consulting, I chose to pursue a career in architecture. I would like to make a difference in communities and the environment in a creative and tangible way.

I am seeking internship experience, as I am currently a graduate student.

Employment 

University of California, Davis Study Abroad, Northern Europe, On-Site Coordinator

On-site program coordination and student support for Sustainable Cities of Northern Europe, a multi-destination study abroad program focusing on landscape architecture, sustainable urbanism, and environmental contexts.

Bookkeeping, lectures on Passivhaus principles, life-cycle analysis, architectural context, and modern architecture for undergraduate and graduate summer study abroad program.

Mar 2014 - current
 

University of Oregon, Eugene, OR, US, Teaching Assistant

Student support for ARCH 222 (Design Communication II), digital media programs including the Adobe Creative Suite, Rhino 5.0, Vray and Grasshopper.

The course investigates design communication methods in parallel with architectural studio projects in three approaches: qualitative diagramming, analog parametrics, and digital parametrics. The course introduces theoretical ideas in a lecture format and provides opportunities for one-to-one workshop learning in a studio setting applied to studio design projects.

May 2014 - Jul 2014
 

AEI Consultants, Denver, CO, US, Project Manager

Environmental due diligence for commercial property transactions for clients including Bank of the West, Wells Fargo and Freddie Mac.

Aug 2011 - Jul 2012
 

AEI Consultants, Walnut Creek, CA, US, Project Manager

Environmental due diligence for commercial property transactions for clients including Bank of the West, Wells Fargo and Freddie Mac.

Dec 2010 - Aug 2011
 

University of California, Davis, Davis, CA, US, Junior Specialist

Field sampling, sample processing and analysis for a research soil science laboratory under Dr. William Horwath. The lab had several projects examining the effects of various irrigation methods, cover crop use, and soil amendments on the ability of the soil to retain water, with a goal of developing best-practice water conservation methods for farmers through the cooperative extension.

Oct 2008 - Aug 2010
 

Education 

University of Oregon, Eugene, OR, US, Masters, Architecture and Landscape Architecture

Jul 2013 - current
 

University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO, US, Environmental Design

Introductory courses in environmental design concepts, drafting, Rhino 5.0, and VRay.

Aug 2012 - May 2013
 

University of California, Davis, Davis, CA, US, Bachelors, Environmental Science

I studied a variety of disciplines within the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, including soil science, fire science, forestry and native plant field classes. In 2008 I participated in a one-month study-abroad program entitled "Sustainable Cities of Northern Europe", which included lectures on the topics of landscape architecture and sustainable urban design. The program included tours and special presentations by architecture and planning firms in cities throughout Sweden, The Netherlands, Denmark, and Germany.

Jan 2007 - Dec 2009
 

Awards 

Luminaire Competition, 1st Place

First place in design competition for Environmental Control Systems II, luminaire was displayed in an art gallery during the Eugene Art Walk, group received a cash award. With Laura Ralich and Luke Larsen.

2014
 

Knowledge Scholar, Scholarship

Scholarship to attend the AIA Academy of Architecture for Justice Fall conference in Portland.

2013
 

Areas of Specialization 

Skills 



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