Israel Wertentheil

Israel Wertentheil

Forest Hills, NY, US




Atelier New York Architecture, Long Island City, NY, US, Junior Architect

Aug 2011 - current

Hunter College Psychology Publication, Graphic & Layout Designer

• Was employed as the Graphics and Layout Editor for “Psych News,” a bi-annual school publication at Hunter College

Jan 2009 - Jun 2011

Atelier New York Architecture, Junior Architect

• Worked as a Junior Architect for a small Long Island City based Architecture firm
• Worked under the direct supervision of a licensed architect.
• Worked on varying scaled residential projects, from small condos to large single-family homes.
• Worked on various design stages, from conceptualization to implementation.
• Performed daily office tasks, as well as many on-site meetings with contractors, owners,
and engineers.

Jun 2010 - Sep 2010

CCNY Laser Cutting Room, Laser Cutter Technician

• Worked as a staff member in the CCNY laser cutting room
• Trained entry-level architecture students in proper use of the laser cutter
• Calibrated the laser cutters for use with various materials

Jan 2009 - Jan 2010

Yorke Construction Corporation, NYC, Assistant Project Manager

• Attended meetings with architects, contractors, and sub-contractors
• Aided in estimating projects
• Managed submittals between architects and sub-contractors
• Visited various projects and assisted with field measurements

Jan 2008 - Aug 2008

CCNY Architectural Woodshop, Woodshop Assistant

• Supervised fellow students building models and using the shop machinery

Jan 2007 - Jan 2008


City College of New York (CCNY), BArch, Spitzer School of Architecture

Graduated May 2011 with a B.Arch Degree, and a Grade Point Average of 3.72

• Most Outstanding Student Award as a Sophomore
• Had design project archived almost every semester in the Architecture Program
• Published multiple projects in “City Works,” the City College School of Architecture
annual publication
• Recipient of the BERNARD L. SPANIER SCHOLARSHIP for excellence in design
• Graduated with Honors- Magna Cum Laude
• Awarded the Best Thesis Project Award in studio

Aug 2005 - May 2011

Areas of Specialization