Benjamin Griffin

Benjamin Griffin

Hoboken, NJ, US



PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS:  4 year member of ASU (Architecture Student Union), 2 year member in AIAS and Architecture League of New York, Member of the Alpha Phi Omega Fraternity (Region 1, Section 99, Lambda Delta chapter), Member of NJIT Green Team (environmental education)

VOLUNTEER:  Alpha Phi Omega affiliated- Habitat for Humanity (September 07 - Present), Branch Brook Park clean-ups (07 - Present), Food Shelf and Pantry visits (06 – Present), Raised money for recycling bins for campus (Green Team 08), Tours of campus and architecture building (2 times a semester 07 – Present)

HOBBIES/INTERESTS: abstract art, graphic designing, design competitions, Alpha Phi Omega


C+C Architecture, Entry Level Architect

Use ArchiCAD software to help design and construct projects through all their phases.

Generated details and schedules for multiple project types.

Apply my Photoshop skills to all renderings to make them more photo realistic.

May 2010 - current

O'Riordan Migani Architects, Architectural Intern

Field measuring stud placement on site. Altering AutoCAD drawings to appropriate dimensions.

Physical labor on a build project. Got hands on experience with reading 2D documents and converting them into 3D architectural systems.

Employed my academic knowledge of AutoCAD in the development of projects.

Managed the organizing of files and drawings.

Dec 2007 - Feb 2008


New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), BArch, Architecture

Studios 1-10, History of Architecture 1-4, Building Systems 1-8

Aug 2006 - May 2011


Zampolin Excellence in Design scholarship, 1st Place


Head of Masonry Build Studio Competition of 2008 at NJIT, 1st Place


Areas of Specialization