Junru Xu

Junru Xu

New York, NY, US

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Junru Xu

2830 jackson avenue,
New York, NY, 11101



2x4, New York, Architectural designer, Assistant

- Work with the Design Director and project team to support the team’s work on a wide range of projects
- Strategize, conceive, create and present design ideas related to specic projects and clients
- Develop expertise in the software platforms that the studio utilizes
- Learn the 2x4 design process and work to produce flexible, creative solutions
- Realize projects with both the highest level of creativity and respect for client's needs, schedule and budget

Nov 2019 - current

EasyRent Corporation, New York, NY, US, Associate Project Manager

- works directly with the lead project manager to oversee project execution, track progress, and divide work
to improve efficiency.
- Manage furniture installation, furniture distribution, network installation, and occupancy of clients.
- Interacted with clients, agencies, and landowners.

Jun 2019 - Oct 2019

Laguarda.Low Architects LLC,, New York, NY, US, Internship

- Design and development of mix-use and commercial projects using various methods, including crafted study models, 3D computer models, 2D AutoCAD drawings, and freehand sketching.
- The final presentation of projects using computer programs such as Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign.

Feb 2019 - May 2019

Columbia University, New York, NY, US, Program Representative

- Communicate with students to collect information, issues, and requests, and advocate for students
- Meet regularly and work with the Dean, GSAPP administration, faculty and staff to continually improve
the school and find appropriate resolutions to address student issues
- Perform Studio Lotteries at the start of each term, beginning in Spring of first-year

Sep 2018 - May 2019

Liaoning Engineer Technology University, Fuxin, CN, Teaching Assistant

- Provide assistance to faculty members or staff with laboratory or field research. Order or obtain materials
needed for classes.
- Assist faculty members or staff with student conferences. Inform students of the procedures for
completing and submitting class work, such as lab reports.

Aug 2014 - Jun 2015

Huaxiang Architecture and Urban Design Company, Hefei, CN, Internship

- Prepare scale drawings. Plan layout of project. Prepare information regarding design, structure specifications.

Jul 2014 - Aug 2014


Columbia University, New York, NY, US, MArch, architecture

Jun 2018 - May 2019

Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT), Chicago, IL, US, BArch, architecture

Aug 2015 - May 2018


Chicago Woman in Architecture First Prize, 1st Place

Each year Chicago Women in Architecture awards a scholarship to a female student in the last year of studies, with an outstanding Design Studio Project.


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