Austin McInnis

Austin McInnis

Cambridge, MA, US



Hello! My name is Austin and I aspire to be an architect. I am happiest when design materializes through thoughtful research, collaborative practice and genuine delight.



Spillman Farmer Architects, Bethlehem, PA, Designer

Worked at close-knit architecture firm of 27 people, gaining experience from schematic design through construction documentation on multiple higher education projects.

Oct 2015 - current

Aralia Homes, Cambridge, MA, US, Intern Architect

Assist in managing site operations for design-build project from framing through completion. Document field activity and update construction drawing set. Develop plans for two adjacent projects.

Sep 2014 - Sep 2015

Philadelphia University, Philadelphia, PA, US, Research Assistant

Grant award from Ocupational Safety and Health Administration to synthesize maintenance and safety analysis with BIM software. Under Dr. Kihong Ku, translated OSHA code and best practice into computer software and created implementation strategy.

Mar 2014 - Jul 2014

Spacework Magazine, Philadelphia, PA, US, Editor in Chief

Managed editorial staff and directed content for innaugural College of Architecture and the Built Environment student journal. Initiated publication course and developed framework for future journals.

Jan 2014 - May 2014

McInnis Contracting and Development, Greater Boston Area, Construction Hand

Crewed alongside carpenters to renovate and construct multiple projects. Gained general knowledge of all phases of construction and intimate understanding of the labor required to execute them.

Jun 2009 - Aug 2013


Philadelphia University, Philadelphia, PA, US, BArch, Architecture

Aug 2009 - current

University of Arkansas Rome Center, Roma, IT, Architecture

Jan 2013 - May 2013

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