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Ahmed AL-Jirjees

Ahmed AL-Jirjees

Toronto, ON, CA

 
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About 

Ahmed is an Urban Designer holding a post-professional Master of Urban Design degree from University of Toronto, and a 5-year professional Bachelor of Architecture degree from the German-Jordanian University.

Elsewhere:

Employment 

Sufian Sawalha Design, Amman, JO, Interior Architect

Brief: Participated in the design and renovation of many projects, the work was mainly associated with interior design and interior architecture, as well as managing the production of furniture units.

Jun 2018 - Aug 2018
 

UN-Habitat, Amman, JO, Intern Urban Planner

Brief: part of the team that worked on the LERMP (Local Emergency and Risk Management Plans) which involved disaster risk management studies, collecting information, and community engagement. Coordinated with contractors and involved parties in regards of other projects such as the Jordan Affordable Housing, as well as assisting with administrative tasks.

Nov 2016 - May 2017
 

Willen Associates Architects, Wiesbaden, Intern Architect

Brief: The work involved; Design and planning of certain parts of projects, architectural drawings using AutoCAD, 3D presentations using multiple software, such as Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Google Sketchup as well as Revit; finding planning solutions for some projects, as well as office work with preparing documents and help with reports.

Mar 2015 - Aug 2015
 

Suboh Consulting Architects, Amman, JO, Construction Intern

Brief: on-site architect assisting with supervision of works, as well as learning about working drawings and construction process.

Aug 2013 - Sep 2013
 

Education 

University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, CA / St.George, Masters, Master of Urban Design

Sep 2018 - May 2020
 

German Jordanian University, Amman, JO, Diploma in Social Work

Oct 2016 - Mar 2017
 

German Jordanian University, Amman, BArch, Bachelor of Architecture

Sep 2011 - Jul 2016
 

Awards 

Jules F. Wegman Fellowship for Academic Performance., Award

University of Toronto - Award for Excellence in Academic Performance

2019
 

Admission Award, Award

University of Toronto Admission Award

2018
 

Areas of Specialization 

Skills