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Robert Panossian

Robert Panossian

Los Angeles, CA, US

 

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Employment 

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge, MA, US, Graduate Teaching Assistant

Graduate Design Course
Worked alongside instructor in developing course agenda, compiling materials, and preparing lectures to lead workshop component of course. Met with teams of students to examine their research and discuss avenues for design exploration and innovation.

Jan 2020 - current
 

VTProDesign, Los Angeles, CA, US, Experiential Designer

Traversing member between creative and design teams.

Aug 2019 - current
 

Freelance, Los Angeles, CA, US, Design

Commissioned projects ranging across scales and types: including architecture,
experiential design, product design, and graphic design.

Feb 2019 - current
 

MIT Design Lab, Cambridge, MA, US, Design Research Lead

Managing a cross-functional team of designers and engineers in developing technology for sportswear brand, PUMA.

Mar 2018 - Jan 2019
 

MIT Design Lab, Cambridge, MA, US, Design Researcher

Conducting research and exploring design concepts and strategies.

Mar 2018 - Apr 2018
 

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge, MA, US, Graduate Teaching Assistant

Undergraduate Design Course
Design studio focused in developing proposals for a tech center in Boston’s rapidly developing Fort Point district.
Conducted daily critique sessions with students to discuss concepts, design, and prototyping techniques.

Sep 2015 - Jan 2016
 

P-A-T-T-E-R-N-S, Los Angeles, CA, US, Designer

Member of core design team and contributor on a range of projects with design development, 3D-modeling, graphic representation, and construction documentation.

Sep 2012 - Apr 2014
 

Jones, Partners: Architecture, Los Angeles, CA, US, Junior Designer

Creating project drawings and graphics for publishing within the office’s third monograph.

Jun 2012 - Aug 2012
 

Education 

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge, MA, US, MArch, Architecture

Sep 2014 - Jan 2018
 

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Los Angeles, CA, US, Bachelors, Architectural Studies

Sep 2007 - Jun 2012
 

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