Résumé

Education

February 2016
Master of Urban Design (Terminal degree). American University of Beirut, Lebanon.

June 2005
Bachelor of Sciences in Architectural Engineering. Beirut Arab University, Lebanon.

July 2000
Lebanese Baccalaureate (II). Chouaifat Official High School, Lebanon.


Professional Experience

September 2016 – Present
Architect and Urban Designer at Al Mimariya Architects & Designers 4 Sustainable Development, Beirut – Lebanon.

June 2005 – August 2016
Project Architect at Dr. Said Jazairi Consulting Office, Beirut – Lebanon.

          Main responsibilities:

  • Study of clients’ briefs and programmatic requirements.

  • Creation and development of conceptual designs.
  • Preparation of clear, aesthetically attractive and logical presentation material.
  • Working with other team members in the preparation of construction documents, making sure that the team works effectively and keeps to schedule.
  • Coordination of all works with the civil and electromechanical departments.
  • Presiding site meetings and preparing technical reports, progress reports and any special studies required during the project’s life cycle.

December 2012 – September 2014
Research Assistant at the American University of Beirut, Beirut – Lebanon.

September 2009 – September 2011
Assistant Teacher at the faculty of Architectural Engineering, Beirut Arab University – Lebanon.

          Courses taught:

  • ARCH 404 Execution Design IV, ARCH 403 Execution Design III, ARCH 209 Free-Hand Drawing, ARCH 210 Model Making.

October 2009 – Present

Freelance Illustrator of children books series published by Asala Publishers – Beirut, Lebanon.


Memberships and Scholarships 

October 2006 – Present
Member of the Order of Engineers and Architects, Beirut- Lebanon.

Fall 2011 – 2014
Full graduate assistantship awarded for distinction, granted by the American University of Beirut.

October 2001
One year Scholarship awarded for distinction, granted by the Beirut Arab University.

October 2004
One year Scholarship awarded for distinction, granted by the Beirut Arab University.


Research, Lectures and Workshops

February 2016
Urban Design Thesis:
“Re-conceptualizing Infrastructural Breaks: Beirut’s Inner City Corridor as Cultural Infrastructure

October 2014

Lecture given at the American University, Faculty of Engineering and Architecture: “Typological Urbanism”

September 2012
Urban planning workshop attended:
DPU summerLab “Rome Occupation City” Rome, Italy.


Computer and Language Skills

Perfectly skilled in AutoCAD, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, and Microsoft Office applications.

Spanish: native language | Arabic: fluently spoken, well read and written | English: fluently spoken, excellently read and written.