Cameron Cole Carcelén

Cameron Cole Carcelén

Ridgefield, CT, US



With a multidisciplinary background in participatory design and sustainability, my recent experience has been focused on environmentally sensitive residential architecture in the New York region. 


Amanda Martocchio Architecture, New Canaan, CT, US, Architect

Aug 2014 - current

Universidad San Francisco (USFQ), Quito, Adjunct Instructor

Taught 2nd year design studio.
Designed syllabus, developed curriculum and taught Intro to Principles of Sustainable Design.

Aug 2013 - May 2014

Office for Historic & Patrimonial Areas, City of Quito, Quito, Historic Preservation Assistant

Reviewed drawings for proposed architectural interventions into UNESCO-protected areas; provided feedback to architects and owners; prepared recommendations for committee approval.

Prepared maps of protected buildings and areas across the Metropolitan District of Quito.

Assisted in coordination of events for Premio al Ornato architectural design award.

Aug 2012 - Dec 2012

designBridge, Eugene, OR, US, Co-manager for PR and Communications

Managed production of project portfolios; print and web media.

Sep 2011 - Jun 2012

University of Oregon, Eugene, OR, US, Graduate Teaching Fellow

Provided support to tenured faculty, and led discussion sections for the following courses:

Introduction to Architecture
Human Context of Architecture
Architectural Contexts: Place and Culture

Sep 2010 - Dec 2011


University of Oregon, Eugene, OR, US, MArch, M.Arch and Graduate Certificate of Ecological Design

Jun 2009 - Jun 2012

New York University (NYU), New York, NY, US, BA - Urban Studies

Aug 2002 - May 2006

Universidad de la Habana, Havana, Cuba, Summer Semester in Urban Studies

May 2004 - Jul 2004


Senator Mark O. Hatfield Award for Architecture and Community Service, Architecture Foundation of Oregon, Scholarship

An aware from the Architecture Foundation of Oregon that recognizes both architectural design and community service, in honor of the former senator and governor of Oregon.


Rome Scholarship for Study Abroad in Rome, University of Oregon, Scholarship


Promising Scholar Award, University of Oregon, Scholarship

Scholarship and graduate teaching fellowship awarded to graduate student who shows great promise upon admission.


Sapienza Scholarship, Scholarship


Founders Day Award, New York University, Award


Fritz Eager Award, New Canaan High School, Award

Each year, a committee of artists and art educators selects an outstanding work of art from a graduating senior of New Canaan High School.


Areas of Specialization