James F. Kennedy

James F. Kennedy

Huntington Beach, CA, US



I am a graduate architect seeking work in the Southern California area. As a recent graduate of University College Dublin, Ireland I am on a J1 working visa and ready to work in a collaborative and challenging architectural office environment. I am passionate about all aspects of the process of architecture.


University College Dublin (UCD), Dublin, Ireland, BArch, Architecture

A rigorous 5 year course including a 3 year undergraduate Bachelor of Architectural Science degree(BSc), followed by a year of work experience and then a 2 year Bachelor of Architecture degree (BArch).

Sep 2006 - Jun 2012


McCarthy Award, Scholarship

The McCarthy Award is an annual scholarship granted to one UCD student of Architecture for the research. I was awarded the McCarthy scholarship for 2011 for a research project on the small fishery harbors and piers on the west coast of Ireland.


The Presidents Award, Award

"The Award programme was established in 1985, International Youth Year, by the Government as a challenge from the President of Ireland to young people to set and pursue personal goals in Community Involvement, Personal Skills, Physical Recreation and an Adventure Journey with the support of an adult leader."
I was awarded the Gold Presidents award in 2006.


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