Roya Zanjani

Roya Zanjani

Chicago, IL, US

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I am studying Master of Architecture at University of Illinois at Chicago. Particularly interested in the field of sustainable, modern design methodologies. My experience and education to date has given me a strong understanding of the importance of place and context within the project. I extremely seeking a full-time Architecture Position where I can develop ideas and expand my creative skills and abilities. I can be reached at


University of Illinois Chicago, Chicago, Teaching Assistant

Structures II - Strength of Materials

Jan 2019 - current

University of Illinois at Chicgao, Chicago, Graduate Research Assistant

Visiting the fields, making field drawings and making construction documents based on the sketches. Providing commercially-available, modified, and custom-designed equipment to help maximize independence.

Aug 2018 - current

Manske Dieckman Thompson, Chicago, Architecture Intern

• Assisting project teams in design and drafting (ArchiCAD), product and materials research, library and file organization, social media and promotional activities.
• Participated in all phases of design and construction processes, producing drawings and layouts and assisting with clients.
• Developed and executed online, social media and print marketing.

May 2018 - Aug 2018

BTDS, Tehran , Internship and Architectural Assistant

• Conducted site surveying and interviewed clients.
• Developed conceptual and preliminary design drawings in Revit along with details for construction.
• Generated hand models and digital 3D models in Revit and Rhino.
• Estimated building costs.

Jun 2013 - Feb 2015


University of Illinois Chicago, Chicago, IL, US, MArch, Architecture

Aug 2016 - current

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