Eesha Dave

Eesha Dave

Chino Hills, CA, US



Born and raised in Gurnee, Illinois, Eesha was she was encouraged to explore creativity at a young age through art, music, dance, and of course, architecture. While completing her undergraduate degree at University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, she was not only selected to the School of Architecture’s dean’s list from 2007 to 2009, but was also nominated for the Edward C. Earl awards for multiple studio designs. She actively participated in Habitat for Humanity & Freedom by Design in Champaign. Before beginning the M.Arch program at USC, Eesha also picked up valuable experiences working with Archevon Inc. Soon after, she continued to explore the field of architecture and had an opportunity to work at healthcare design firm, Aditazz where she worked as a Design Intern. Ee
sha was able to discover the different angles of a working firm, by helping Aditazz do market research and develop conceptual design ideas for the Kaiser Permanente “Small Hospitals, Big Ideas” competition for a finalist entry. At USC, Eesha has been a recipient of the USC Merit Scholarship for her high academic achievements. She is also pursuing a Certificate in Landscape Architecture to complement and create a holistic design approach. Upon graduation, Eesha is looking forward to beginning her career that incorporates sustainable practices and community oriented design. 



Drawings Conclusions LLC, Fort Lauderdale, FL, US, Design Consultant

Collaborated in the 2012 FFA Florida Adaptive Reuse competition entry to create a fully self-sustaining design which proposes the latest green concepts in the arts district of Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

Sep 2012 - Nov 2012

Aditazz Inc., San Bruno, CA, US, Design Intern

Worked on Kaiser Permanente "small hospital, big ideas" competition entry with design team. Responsibilities included Rhino modeling and rendering, developing AutoCAD drawings, Illustrator diagrams, and logos.
Researched rendering engines/settings, green computer technologies, and 3D Printing
Facilitated market research documentation and organization
Delivered end-of-internship presentation regarding innovative healthcare design and architecture.

May 2012 - Aug 2012


University of Southern California (USC), Los Angeles, MArch, Masters in Architecture

Pursued additional Certificate in Landscape Architecture.

Aug 2010 - May 2012

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Champaign Urbana, Bachelors of Science in Architectural Studies

BS Architectural Studies

Aug 2005 - May 2009


Tau Sigma Delta, Nomination

Honor Society for Architecture


USC Merit Scholarship Recipient, Scholarship


USC Merit Scholarship Recipient, Scholarship


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