Jeffrey Christianson

Jeffrey Christianson

New York, NY, US

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Urbahn Architects, New York, NY, US, Architectural Designer

• Vital team member for fast-paced design/build projects renovating and expanding subway stations
• Coordinated with owners, engineers, and contractors on site to create design solutions in the field
• Completed dozens of schematic design feasibility studies to add elevators to subway stations across New York City that do not currently meet accessibility standards
• New York City Transit track training valid thru 3/2022

Jan 2018 - current

David Smotrich & Partners LLP, New York, NY, US, Architectural Designer

• Generated detailed construction documents for a major renovation and expansion of a lobby for the Fashion Institute of Technology
• Conducted a comprehensive window survey for a 100,000 SF historic building
• Wrote, reviewed, and edited architectural specifications
• Independently completed small projects from design development to finished construction

Oct 2015 - Dec 2017

Architectural Werks, Inc., Kirkland, WA, US, Architectural Designer

• Developed schematic design for both new construction and tenant improvement projects, with a focus on medical and veterinary facilities
• Oversaw the completion of construction drawings and permit applications
• Completed code analysis and permit applications for projects in urban and rural jurisdictions in Washington, Oregon, and Idaho
• Curated the firm’s social media presence

Apr 2013 - Sep 2015

Woodward Connor Gillies and Seleman Architects, Albany, NY, US, Junior Architect

• Assisted in design development and construction document phases
• Conducted on-site and in-office construction administration for an 80,000 SF, two building New York State Police headquarters
• Designed a custom graphic for a terrazzo floor inlay
• Worked on high-security projects including a state police headquarters, a US Secret Service office, and a major bank national alarm center

Oct 2010 - Oct 2012


Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY, US, BArch, School of Architecture

Aug 2005 - May 2010


Bentley Academic Be Inspired Award, Award


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