Areej Sabzwari

Areej Sabzwari

New York, NY, US



With a Background in Architecture and Planning, Areej hopes to combine her design skills set and apply the knowledge gained from concentrating in physical and environmental planning towards both fields. She hopes to continue delving deeper into the fields of Architecture and Planning, with a belief that they are interconnected and would like to explore opportunities in smart growth, form based codes, and sustainability.



Flad Architects, New York, NY, US, Architectural Associate

International laboratory planning and design.

Jul 2013 - current

Timothy Haahs & Associates, Inc., New Brunswick, NJ, US, Planning Intern

Evaluated parking development and master plans through design-oriented research, parking studies, and drawings.

Sep 2012 - Jun 2013

The Louis Berger Group, Doha, Qatar, Fellow

Reviewed weekly / monthly reports and assisted with on-site as a part of a fellowship with the Louis Berger Group, Inc., assigned to Louis Berger’s international office in Qatar

Jun 2012 - Aug 2012

Design Resource Group (DRG) AIA, Piscataway, NJ, US, Architectural Designer

Worked on various Architectural construction documents in AutoCAD and BIM Revit Architecture for educational facilities in the tri-state area.

Jun 2011 - Jun 2012

Madison Square Garden, New York, NY, US, Architectural Intern

Internship at the MSG Future Venue Department with BBB Architects for the ongoing Madison Square Garden Transformation.

Feb 2011 - Jun 2011

Y.B. Tomm Architect, Nutley, NJ, US, Architectural Designer

Responsible for conceptual design, 3d modeling/rendering, site visits, client meetings, and
developing construction documents for commercial projects in New York.

Jul 2010 - Jan 2011

Hoffman Grayson Architects, Huntington, NY, US, Architectural Intern

Working on redlined construction documents, initial field/site measures, 3d modeling.

May 2008 - Aug 2008


Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, US, Urban Planning

Sep 2011 - May 2013

New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), Newark, NJ, US, BArch, Architecture

Sep 2006 - May 2011


Louis Berger Group, Inc. Fellow, Award

Through the Berger Fellows program, created in 2009, Master of City and Regional Planning and/or Master of Public Policy students from the Bloustein School are considered for a comprehensive fellowship award and earn credit during a professional internship at one of the company’s international locations.


Bloustein Award Recipient, Scholarship


Areas of Specialization