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Jisoo Kim

Jisoo Kim

New York, NY, US

 
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About 

I graduated M.S. AUD at Columbia University Graduate School of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation, originally from South Korea with an architecture background at Sungkyunkwan University.

I have 2 years of work experience at Smart Green City Lab as an urban planner and 1 year at A2Z Lab and worked as a program manager at UN-Habitat, Korean National Committee.

I'm looking for a full-time job and can work from June 7, 2022, when my OPT starts.

Elsewhere:

Employment 

Korean National Committee for UN-Habitat, Seoul, KR, Project Manager

I did a part-time job as a director of the program called, Sustainable Housing Urban School(SHUS). SHUS is the program done by Korean National Committee for UN-Habitat to educate university students about housing right in South Korea. I was a project manager who made the curriculum and organized the lectures, field trips, and related activities.

Jan 2022 - current
 

A2Z Lab, Seoul, KR, Designer, Researcher

I worked as a researcher for housing typology in South Korea and did collaborative architecture works like houses, offices, and commercial buildings.

Aug 2020 - May 2021
 

Smart Green City Lab, Suwon, KR, Researcher

Smart Green City Lab is an urban planning lab that was established as a place of research and education to realize the human tasks of Securing Urban Competitiveness and Sustainable Cities. I worked here for 2 years as a researcher and did multiple urban design projects and research.

Jul 2018 - Aug 2020
 

Education 

Sungkyunkwan University, Suwon, KR, BArch, Architecture

Sungkyunkwan University is 5-year accredited program of B.Arch

Jan 2022 - current
 

Columbia University, New York, NY, US, Masters, MSAUD (M.S. Architecture And Urban Design)

I'll graduate MSAUD program in GSAPP in oncoming May 2022.

May 2021 - current
 

Sungkyunkwan University, Suwon, KR, Masters, Architectural Design

I got Master of Engineering, Architectural design, more specialized program for urban planning and smart city.

Aug 2018 - Jul 2020
 

Awards 

International Architectural Competition for the Post-COVID19, 2nd Place

In International Architecture idea competition organized by Seoul Government, we as a 3-member team got the 2nd prize by proposing schools as ad-hoc shelters

2020
 

Seoul Architecture Festival, 2nd Place

2018
 

Seoul Housing Young Architects Competition, Honorable Mention

2018
 

Gyeonggi Architecture Competition, 3rd Place

2018
 

Gyeonggi Architecture Competition, 3rd Place

2016
 

Areas of Specialization 

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