Timothy Walser

Timothy Walser

Chicago, IL, US



An architecture professional with a background in business, my interests lie in the development of the modern city and how design can ensure high performance growth. Particular strengths in concept design, communications, writing and research.


Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture, Chicago, IL, US, urban design architect

+ research, writing and design for multi-scale projects
+ close collaboration with sustainability team and
engineering department
+ designed in compliance with local codes
+ met regularly with clients

Jun 2015 - Mar 2016

University if Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, US, teaching assistant

+ evaluated written work and tutored for undergraduate
architectural theory courses
+ focus on urban design and formal design

Aug 2012 - May 2014

ADEPT Architects, Guangzhou, CN, architecture intern

+ assisted with documentation and presentation work
for large-scale Chinese CBD projects
+ met regularly with clients

May 2012 - Aug 2012


University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, US, MArch, architecture

Aug 2011 - May 2014

Quinnipiac University, Hamden, CT, US, Bachelors, public relations, marketing, sociology

Aug 2005 - May 2008


Awards + Recognition, Award

Fresh Meat Journal, 2015
research on urbanism published in journal

AIA Martin Roche Travel Fellowship, 2015
awarded grant for urban research project

North Lawndale Greystone Row, 2015
winning entry and project manager for design/build project

UIC Merit Tuition Waiver, 2012–2014
tuition waived for contributions to school

UIC Student Shows, 2011–2014
multiple show awards, including student choice award and portfolio finalist

GSD Intro to MArch final exhibition, 2010
work selected for show

Alpha Lamda Delta, 2005–2008
national honor society


Areas of Specialization