David Nix

David Nix

Philadelphia, PA, US



Primary interest in mobilizing sustainable building technologies and methodologies in novel modes of architectural practice and real estate development.

PennDesign M.Arch. Candidate.

Fulbright Scholar, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan, 2008-9.

Extensive abroad experience in Japan, Vietnam, Germany, France, and Cuba.



Redevelopment Authority of the City of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, US, Redevelopment Specialist Intern

Sep 2011 - current

University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, US, Graduate Assistant

Prowler Fellow, Teaching Assistant for Environmental Systems curriculum. Critics: Ali Malkawi, Bill Braham

Aug 2010 - May 2011

University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, US, Laser Technician

Primarily responsible as a laser operator; assist students with project technology and fabrication logistics

Sep 2009 - May 2011

Stellar, Jacksonville, FL, US, LEED Consultant

Managing and coordinating LEED documentation submittal for a local distribution center expansion project which ultimately achieved LEED Silver Certification. Also aiding in systemizing in-house LEED certification procedures for green building design and construction projects.

Jun 2008 - Aug 2008

Walter Robbs Callahan & Pierce Architects, PA, Winston-Salem, NC, US, Intern

Contributed research to local architecture book project and created three-dimensional computer study models for firm projects.

Jan 2008 - May 2008


University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, US, MArch, Architecture

Jun 2009 - current

Tohoku University, Sendai, JP, Sustainable Environment Creation Lab

Fulbright Scholar

Sep 2008 - May 2009

Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC, US, Bachelors, Studio Art, East Asian Studies

Aug 2004 - May 2008


d3 Natural Systems 2011, Honorable Mention

Up Your Alley!


Fulbright Scholarship, Scholarship