Shawn Tubb

Shawn Tubb

Cincinnati, OH, US


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Intern architect and LEED AP BD+C with several years of a variety of experience and knowledge in architecture, planning, project management, film, and design. Detail-oriented, resourceful, and dedicated employee skilled in digital representation, writing, editing, presentation, and research. Proficient in AutoCAD, Revit, SketchUp, Adobe CS, Office. Experience working in Asia, Europe, Canada, and the U.S. on a variety of projects including urban redevelopment, campus planning, residential, institutional, and hotel.



Walt Disney Imagineering, Shanghai, CN, Show Set Designer

interdisciplinary coordination
art direction
field supervision

Jan 2014 - current

Knox College, Galesburg, IL, US, Director of Sustainability Initiatives

campus planning
project management
community partnerships

Jul 2012 - Aug 2013

Brown & Bills Architects, Englewood, OH, US, Intern Architect

design development
construction documents
3D modeling (SketchUp)
presentations (Illustrator, Photoshop, Powerpoint)

Feb 2012 - May 2012

B+H Architects, Shanghai, CN, Architect/Planner

schematic design
multimedia art direction
site planning
3D modeling (SketchUp)

Jun 2011 - Oct 2011

University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, US, Sustainability Coordinator

strategic planning
project implementation
outreach & education
marketing & public relations
graphic design & web design
grantwriting & fundraising

Apr 2008 - May 2011

Center for the Electronic Reconstruction of Historic & Archaeological Sites, Cincinnati, OH, US, Production Assistant

video editing
sound mixing
museum exhibit installation

Apr 2008 - Sep 2008

glaserworks Architecture + Urban Design, Cincinnati, OH, US, Co-op

schematic design
historic documentation
working drawings
client presentations

Sep 2007 - Mar 2008

B+H Architects, Toronto, ON, CA, Co-op

working drawings
historic documentation
client presentations

Jan 2006 - Jun 2006

ERA Architects, Toronto, ON, CA, Co-op

historic documentation
working drawings

Aug 2005 - Dec 2005

City of Toronto Heritage Preservation Services, Toronto, ON, CA, Co-op

historic documentation
plan review

Jun 2003 - Aug 2003


University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, US, Masters, Planning (MCP)

community planning
environmental planning
neighborhood revitalization
sustainable development
bike planning

Sep 2002 - Jun 2011

University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, US, MArch, Architecture

historic preservation
adaptive use
sustainable design
construction methods
green roof design

Jun 2004 - Jun 2009

Delft University of Technology, Delft, NL, Docomomo International Student Workshop

chosen as one of 20 students from around the world to participate in a charrette, sponsored by the City of Rotterdam, to help create a preservation and revitalization plan for the Coolsingel Strip, a Modernist neighborhood of the city - built just after WWII when most of the city had been leveled.

Sep 2008 - Sep 2008

University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, US, Historic Preservation (Graduate Certificate)

preservation technique
historic documentation
architectural history

Jun 2002 - Jun 2004

Sint-Lucas, Brussels, BE, Architecture

received grant from U.S. government to represent United States and University of Cincinnati in an international exchange program in Brussels, Belgium. courses in urban design, architectural history, digital representation, and construction methods.

Aug 2003 - Jan 2004

Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH, US, Bachelors, Film Production

film history
film editing
theory & criticism

Jan 1999 - Aug 2001

Universidad Autónoma de Guadalajara (UAG), Guadalajara, MX, Film Production

semester abroad to study the history of Mexican cinema, as well as courses in Mexican folklore and mythology, and an independent study of filming a documentary on contemporary social issues in Mexico.

Jun 1999 - Aug 1999


2013 Young Voices Publication Award, Award

My Master of Architecture thesis entitled, "[re]Marketing Modernism: The Revision of an Iconic Mid-century, Mixed-use Hotel" was selected as the winner of the 2013 Young Voice Publication Award by Cincinnati Book Publishing. It will be published in late 2013.


Docomomo International Student Workshop, Scholarship

Selected as one of only 20 students from around the world to participate in this program, I received a scholarship from the University of Cincinnati Global Studies Office to cover the costs of airfare and ground transportation. Docomomo covered the costs of housing and food.


Fund for the Improvement of Postsecondary Education (FIPSE), Grant

federal grant to study abroad in Brussels, Belgium, representing the United States in the inaugural year of this new program.


University of Toledo Student Film Showcase, Award

official selection for exclusive film festival, for my documentary entitled "in memory of" - about my family's experience caring for my grandfather in-home as he suffered with the effects of lung cancer and its treatments for 2.5 years.


Bowling Green Student Film Festival, 1st Place

for my documentary "Bowling Green, Ohio - Architectural Study No. 1" which illustrated the historic 19th and 20th century architecture of Bowling Green, including the demolition of the city's power plant smokestack - a beloved icon of the area.


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