Leon Esmaeel

Leon Esmaeel

Los Angeles, CA, US




Palestine High School, Kuwait City, Kuwait, Library Assistant

-Located library materials for students, including books, archives, periodicals, cd’s, and dvd’s.
-Instructed students on how to use reference sources, online catalogs, and databases.
-Sorted books, publications, and other items according to established procedures, and returned them to shelves, files, or other designated storage areas.
-Participated in circulation tasks, including checkouts, record keeping, and sorting mail.
-Performed clerical activities such as word processing, photocopying, filing, typing and mailing out materials.

Sep 2007 - Apr 2008

Clerical/Sales Assistant, Kuwait City, Kuwait, El Fakeeh Bookstore

-Handled daily clerical tasks, such as answering phones, emails, filing important documents.
-Assisted the marketing manager on several large scale tasks.
-Assembled media kits and forwarded to potential clients.
-Compiled mass mailings for clients.
-Organized books, booklets, brochures, magazines for shipping purposes.

May 2005 - Aug 2007


University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR, US, BArch, Architecture

Jan 2010 - May 2014

University of Arkansas Rome Center - Luigi Moretti’s Ex-Gil, Rome, Italy, Sustainability Study

May 2013 - Jun 2013

University of Arkansas Rome Center, Rome, Italy, Study Abroad

Aug 2012 - Dec 2012

Ecoweek workshop - Tspoon Environment Architecture Firm, Rome, Italy, Urban Footprint + Affordable Communities + Green Design

Sep 2012 - Oct 2012

Historic American Buildings Survey - Durst House by John Williams, Fayetteville, AR, US, Historic Preservation

May 2012 - Jul 2012

Palestine High School, Salmiya, Kuwait, High School, Science & Mathematics

Sep 2005 - May 2008


Speaker for the Sponsored Student Programs Recognition Evening, Honorable Mention


Work from Fifth Year selected for the Super Jury (Mountain Project and its Precedent Study), Honorable Mention


Work from Fourth Year selected for the Super Jury (Mediatheque), Honorable Mention


Work from Second Year selected for the Super Jury (One of 5 students selected out of 70 students), Honorable Mention


Work from Ecoweek with Tspoon (Cityhound) published in Domus magazine in an article by Marialuisa Palumbo, 1st Place


Dean's List, Honorable Mention


Full Ride Scholarship from the Embassy of Kuwait. (2009-2014), Scholarship


Areas of Specialization