Ian Lee

Ian Lee

Los Angeles, CA, US



International student at USC 5-Year Architecture program, legal to work in the US.



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

Teaching/ Class Assistant (Tools: Turnitin)
• For Architecture 114 Culture & Community – an introductory course formatted around paired texts; explores the role of architecture and the architect within the broader framework of society, culture, history and politics
• Responsible for grading weekly reading responses, midterm and final papers according to knowledge of paired texts

Aug 2016 - Dec 2016

Quilici Engineers/ Silicon Valley Civil Structural Engineers Inc, Campbell, CA, US, Draftsman

Draftsman + Intern (Tools: AutoCAD, Excel, Word)
• Civil and Structural Engineering firm
• Edited drawings for over 30 projects with the firm’s Lead Project Engineer, including guardrails, stairways, shoring, and swimming pools; Started and completed 2 swimming pool drawing sets for construction
• Wrote proposals and site observation reports to prospective clients; Went on 3 site visits, once to take measurements for new stairs, the other for shoring, and the last one was an inspection of posts at a H.O.A. complex
• Prepared drawing sets and packaged them for client pick-up or delivery

Jun 2016 - Aug 2016

Machine Inspired Art (MIA) Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, US, Design Intern

Design Intern (Tools: Excel, Photoshop, Illustrator, Rhinoceros)
• A design and fabrication lab/ studio
• Collaborated meetings and worked closely with local design and fabrication team
• Involved with three major projects: researched for Beijing design competition entry; edited 3D model glasses aimed to aid autistic education; edited and prepared CNC files for new USC library bookshelf

Jun 2014 - Aug 2014

LWK + PARTNERS, Hong Kong, HK, Design Intern

Design Intern (Tools: Photoshop, AutoCAD, Rhinoceros)
• A international firm operating in Hong Kong, Mongolia, Dubai, South Korea, Malaysia, and various provinces in China
• Modeled and edited designs with firm’s Hong Kong/ China design team
• Involved with skin, floor plan design + editing for Doubletree by Hilton, Ruili, Yunan Province, China

Jun 2013 - Aug 2013


Aug 2012 - current


USC Undergraduate Student Government Research Fund Recipient, Grant


USC Hong Kong Schools Alumni Association Scholarship Award, Scholarship


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