Skylar Moran

Skylar Moran

Chicago, IL, US



Seeking to discover new, more robust topologies of brands as platforms for economic, social, and cultural activity, solving the needs of clients and serving the interests of their communities.



STR Partners, Chicago, IL, US, Project Manager

Jul 2016 - current

Latent Design, Chicago, IL, US, Architect

Jan 2016 - Jul 2016

Griskelis Young Harrell, Chicago, IL, US, Architectural Staff

Apr 2015 - Apr 2016

Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT), Chicago, IL, US, Student Assistant, Foreman, Graham Resource Center, IIT College of Architecture

Aug 2011 - May 2015

DMA Architects NorthStar Studio, Chicago, IL, US, Project Architect

Oct 2004 - Apr 2010


Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT), Chicago, IL, US, BArch, Architecture

Specialization: Architectural History and Theory
IIT Presidential Scholar. 2011-2015
Guest Lecture Interview Committee. 2014-2015
Student Committee, Mies Crown Hall America’s Prize. Fall 2014
The Architecture Lobby, Student Committee. 2014-2015
The Social 9. IIT Paris, Fall 2013

Aug 2011 - May 2015

Northern Michigan University, Marquette, MI, US, Architecture Technology

Jan 2003 - May 2004


AIA Chicago Student Award, Nomination

The Chicago Award in Architecture is a juried competition of student projects. Recognition is given, at the jury's discretion, for First, Second, and Third Place and for Honorable Mentions. The project awarded First Place is honored with the the Benn-Johnck Award, in the amount of $500.


George Danforth Traveling Fellowship, Award

The George Danforth Traveling Fellowship is a juried competition of student projects. Four (4) awards of $3500 to be used for travel. Open to students who are completing their B.Arch. degree. Students provide a one-page statement and proposed itinerary describing the purpose for travel. Travel must be completed within one year of the award.


Spies Droste Study Abroad Scholarship, Scholarship

The Spies Droste Study Abroad Scholarship is awarded to students who are recommended for and accepted into the Traveling Studio, formerly the IIT Paris program. Awards of $3000 to be used for travel are available for eligible US citizens and permanent residents.


IIT Presidential Scholarship, Scholarship

The Presidential Scholarship is awarded to transfer students in STEM+ fields who receive an official nomination by their institution's President. Scholars receive a $25,000 annual tuition award and a $5,000 annual housing award. Presidential Scholars are asked to maintain a commitment to community outreach that engages and bridges their home and sending communities with the communities at the university. Additionally, scholars must make satisfactory academic progress.


Areas of Specialization