lea cortbawi

lea cortbawi

Beirut, LB



Motivated, helpful, sociable, ambitious, dynamic and a great team player with a very good adaptability to different workplaces and even remotely. 

In my work I have constantly blended my academic knowledge with my social & environmental conscience as well as my graphic and visual mapping talents.

To make it short, I am an architect and urban designer graduated with masters degree from a reputable university in Beirut. I am always excited for new opportunities and meeting new people!



Moubarak & associates, Beirut, LB, Associate Architect And Urban Designer

blending my knowledge in both architecture and urban design to develop clear presentation materials as mapping and urban analysis.
worked on master plans from concept to detail planning both in the US and in Lebanon. Develop mechanical, electrical, plumbing drawings and coordinate community member, local political figures and developers.

Aug 2020 - current

JYH International Architects, Barcelona, ES, Junior Architect

main responsibilities included but not limited to development of concept design, physical and digital modelling as well as production of detail drawings, bill of quantities and construction documents.

Jul 2020 - Mar 2021


ALBA University of Balamand, Beirut, LB, MArch, Urban design

My studies in urban design were very divers. we have worked on different subjects and multiple projects for us to get a better ides related to urbanism and city planning.
working on urban governance, smart cities, green cities, cities of the future and many more.

What I retained the most from al of it was that the human being is the center of everything. the human should be the center of all our reflections for our project to succeed!

Sep 2018 - Dec 2021

A.L.B.A University of Balamand, School of Architecture - Beirut, Lebanon, Beirut, LB, Masters, Masters in architecture

Masters in architecture from a reputable university in Beirut, university of Balamand, ALBA- Académie Libanaise Des Beaux-Arts.

throughout my studies, I have worked on different type of projects and took several seminars that target different topics from art history, metallic construction, construction laws, sketching, drawings, different computer software's, research methodology, etc...
I have also worked on my final year project that is both related to architecture and urban design.

Sep 2018 - Nov 2020

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