Noor Makkiya

Noor Makkiya

Washington, DC, US



Noor's is a highly dedicated architecte and Urban Designer who strives for excellence in problem solving in building-design. With extensive experience in site study and analysis, She believe in a dynamic communication and interpretive skills for greater collaboration.Noor is interested in additional experience within the fields of architecture, urban design, and engineering

Noor is a recent Graduate with a Master Degree in Architecture and Urban Design at the Graduate school of Columbia University in the City of New York.Noor has also completed her Bachelor Degree in Architectural Engineers at Applied Science University in Amman/Jordan. Noor has achieved numerious honorary award including excellence in design from the ministry of education in Jordan.

Noor has acquired experience in working in the state of Virginia for a year when she first moved to the state. As for Global Experience Noor has gained knowledge through working and studying in Baghdad/Iraq, Amman/Jordan, Libya, London/Uk and most recently Ghana/Africa.

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GeoEnv Engineers, Fairfax, VA, US, Project Engineer/Architect Assistant

Provided civil site design service: (1) Site survey (2) Feasibility study
(3) Gradeestablishment(4)TreeConservation(5)Water/sewerdesign (6) Phased erosion and sediment control plans.

Jun 2011 - Apr 2012

ARHAUSE FURNITURE STORE, McLean, VA, US, Interior Specialist

Provided customers with floor plans and room lay-out in house analysis and record measurements for interior advice.

May 2010 - May 2011

TARGETS ARCHITECTS, Amman/Jordan, Junior Architect

Designed residential buildings, provided various services including feasibility and environmental impact studies in selection for suitable construction site.

Nov 2009 - Mar 2010

HILL INTERNATIONAL CO., London, UK, Consultant Architectural Intern

Assured design integrity for 4 college campuses and participated in public hearing meetings.

Aug 2009 - Sep 2009

Global Investors, Amman, JO, Engineering

Calculated material cost and provided architectural drawings.

Jun 2009 - Aug 2009

Ibrahim Zabana Institute, Amman, JO, Assistant Architecture/Intern

Calculated material cost and provided architectural drawings.

Feb 2008 - Jun 2008


Columbia University, New York, NY, US, Masters, Architecture and Urban Design

May 2012 - May 2013

Applied Science University, Amman, JO, BArch, Architectural Engineering

Jul 2004 - Aug 2009


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