Jiayu Du

Jiayu Du

Los Angeles, CA, US



My name is Jiayu DU, 2017 class graduate student from UCLA, Master of Architecture.

Currently, I'm in my OPT time, looking for a Junior architectural designer position. As listed below, you can check my portfolio and resume in the attachment. 



If you are interested, feel free to contact me.


Jiayu DU

UCLA Graduate Student, Master of Architecture,


Tel:(424) 345-5405

535 S Alexandria Ave , APT 123  Los Angeles, CA, 90020


UCLA , Architecture and Urban Design Department, Los Angeles, CA, US, Workshop Assistant

·Provide technical assistance to students in the workshop area , especially in off-hours of workshop supervisor .
·Assist students with scheduling machine usage.
·Lead tutorials for milling machines , 3D printers and laser cutter .
·Work closely with workshop supervisor to perform general maintenance on the various shop tools and CNC machines .

Oct 2016 - Jun 2017

Wuxi Architectural Research & Design Co., Ltd., Wuxi, CN, Intern_Junior Designer

·Took part in the projects including Wuxi Xishan Guangrui Primary School, Taixing Xinghua Food Quality Testing Center and Yixing Zhoutiecun Village Committee
·Assisted in conducting field surveying, drafting preliminary design and drawing design diagram
·Assisted in making design proposals, drawing designs, modifying design diagram, preparing tender document and plotting construction drawings

Jul 2015 - Nov 2015

Nanjing Tech University, Nanjing, CN, Research Assistant

·Concluded and assumed the specific time and reasons that Ming Dynasty City Wall was damaged in different historical periods via literature search
·Conducted field surveying, measured the specific data and drew the plan, elevation, section and detail drawing, etc.
·Compared the results obtained from field surveying with the original assumptions and studied the maintenance methods of the City Wall
·Designed a three-layer space (1st floor makes visitors better feel the history via covered corridor; 2nd makes visitors better experience the culture via the combination of culture exhibition and viewing platform; 3rd presents the connection)

Sep 2014 - Jan 2015


University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Los Angeles, CA, US, MArch, March II

March II Superastudio, Craig Hodgetts Studio
Architecture & Urban Design, Los Angeles
Master of Architecture, Post-Professional Degree, Craig Hodgetts Studio
Graduate Research Topic "The Extreme Environment"

Aug 2016 - Jun 2017

Nanjing Tech University, Nanjing, CN, BArch, Architecture

Bachelor of Architecture, Major in Architecture
GPA: 3.7/ 4.00, Graduate in Distinction
,with First Class Honors
Ranking: 1/25

Sep 2011 - Jun 2016


2016 Excellent Graduation Design, Award

2016 Excellent Graduation Design,
Awarded by Nanjing Tech University


Graduate in Distinction, Grant

Granted as 'Graduate in Distinction' by Nanjing Tech University


First-class Scholarship, Scholarship

First-class Scholarship
awarded by Nanjing Tech University
every academic semester from 2011 to 2016, totally 10 times


Huasen Architecture Off-campus Scholarship, Scholarship

Huasen Architecture Off-campus Scholarship ,
Awarded by Huasen Architecture Company


3rd Prize, Architecture Model Contes, 3rd Place

3rd Prize, Architecture Model Contes
held by School of Architecture


Excellent Student Leader, Grant

Granted by Nanjing Tech University


Excellent Volunteer, 2013 Asian Youth Olympics Games, Grant

Granted by Asian Youth Olympics Games Union


2nd Prize, Architecture Model Competition, 2nd Place

2nd Prize, Architecture Model Competition,
Awarded by Nanjing Tech University


“Shenzhen Stated Owned Enterprise” Off-campus Scholarship, Scholarship

Awarded by Shenzhen Stated Owned Enterprises Union


Areas of Specialization