Jonathan Zhang

Jonathan Zhang

Los Angeles, CA, US




Heather Young Architects, Palo Alto, CA, US, Designer

Dec 2020 - current

HKS, Inc, Los Angeles, CA, US, Design Professional II - Architecture

Jun 2017 - Jul 2020

University of Southern California (USC), Los Angeles, CA, US, Teaching Assistant

Assisted in instruction, grading, and coordination of Arch 315: Design for the Luminous and Sonic Environment.

Jan 2017 - May 2017
May 2016 - Aug 2016

Foster + Partners, Cupertino, CA, US, Intern

Jun 2015 - Aug 2015


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

cum laude

Aug 2011 - May 2017


Discovery Scholar Prize, Award

A university prize awarded to ten graduating seniors chosen from among all majors, in recognition of the most outstanding new scholarship or artistic works. My submission to the selection panel was entitled "An Architecture for Every-One: Designing with the Public in Mind." The prize includes $10,000 towards graduate study or creative projects and the addition of the prize winners' names to the Wall of Scholars at Leavey Library.


Lee Buckley Prize, Honorable Mention

Awarded for my final project in the course Fundamentals of Design Communication (Arch 105L), a class focusing on traditional hand-drawn representational methods.


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