Evan Shieh

Evan Shieh

New York, NY, US



Architect | Urbanist | Educator



The University of Virginia School of Architecture, Charlottesville, VA, US, Assistant Professor of Architecture

Aug 2021 - current

Henning Larsen, New York City, Intermediate Urban Designer

Jan 2020 - Aug 2021

City Form Lab, Harvard University Graduate School of Design, Project Manager, Designer

May 2019 - Dec 2019

Graduate Teaching Fellow, Cambridge, MA, US, Harvard University Graduate School of Design

Fall 2019: Studio 1221 - Elements of Urban Design Core Studio
Spring 2019: Studio 1507 - Future of Streets Option Studio
Fall 2018: Studio 1221 - Elements of Urban Design Core Studio
Spring 2018: Studio 1503 - Quito & the Spanish American Block Option Studio

Jan 2018 - May 2019

New York City Department of City Planning - Urban Design Division, New York, NY, Urban Design Researcher

Jun 2018 - Aug 2018

UNStudio, Shanghai, CN, Project Leader, Architect

Mar 2017 - Jul 2017

UNStudio, Shanghai, CN, Architect

May 2016 - Mar 2017

UNStudio, Shanghai, CN, Junior Architect

Aug 2014 - May 2016

Standard LLP Architecture, Los Angeles, CA, Job Captain, Architectural Designer

Oct 2012 - Jun 2014

dO|Su Studio Architecture, Los Angeles, CA, Project Coordinator, Architectural Designer

Jun 2011 - Oct 2012


Harvard University, Masters, Master of Architecture in Urban Design

Graduate Honors: with Distinction

Recipient of the:
+ Urban Planning & Design Thesis Prize in Urban Design (Thesis title "Autonomous Urbanism: Towards a New Transitopia!")
+ Award for Academic Excellence in Urban Design (Highest GPA)
+ Award for Excellence in Urban Design
+ Irving Innovation Fellowship 2019

Aug 2017 - May 2019

University of Southern California (USC), Los Angeles, CA, US, BArch, Architecture

Graduate Honors: Cum Laude
Recipient of the Architectural Guild Commendation Award for Excellence

Aug 2007 - May 2012


2019 Irving Innovation Fellowship, Grant


Tau Sigma Delta - Architecture Honors Society, University of Southern California, Award


Areas of Specialization