Frances Hsia

Frances Hsia

East Brunswick, NJ, US



Master’s Degree in urban planning, specializing in urban design and graphic design. Looking for a design-oriented position to express concepts and communicate ideas through clean and sophisticated graphics.



National Association of City Transportation Officials, New York, NY, US, Graphic Designer

Create diagram and graphic illustration for Urban Street Design Guide

Apr 2013 - Jun 2013

Nelson Nygaard Consulting Associates, New York, NY, US, Graphic Designer

-Conduct Urban Street Design Guide for NACTO and NYC DOT
-Produce graphic illustrations for Kaka’ako Station Design in Honolulu, Hawaii.

Dec 2012 - Jun 2013

Looney Ricks Kiss, Princeton, NJ, US, Production/ Design Intern

-Analyze the redevelopment site and build digital/ form board models for Township of Princeton, NJ
-Coordinated and facilitated workshop for stakeholders and residents in Metuchen, NJ, to gain awareness of development project
-Solve traffic problems by creating light rail connected/ TOD oriented downtowns for King of Prussia, PA
-Proposed mix-used community development project for diverse groups in Todd Creak, CO

Jun 2011 - Sep 2012


Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, US, Masters, City and Regional Planning

Concentrating in Environmental Planning and Urban Design

Sep 2010 - May 2012

National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, TW, Bachelors, Urban Planning

Sep 2005 - Jun 2009

Areas of Specialization