About

Heejung Shin 

is a self-motivated landscape architect with professional experience in architecture, who believes in the power of design as a medium of connecting humans with nature. She is passionate about restoring nature that has been ravaged by humans, growing positive influence on people's experience, and finding better ways for humans and nature to live together as a companion.

Education

expected 05.2021

  University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

  Master of Landscape Architecture

02.2017

  Ewha Woman's University, Seoul, South Korea

  Bachelor of Architecture

Relevant Experience

02.2017-05.2018

  Keunbo Yang and Partners, Seoul, South Korea

  Architectural Designer

01.2015-02.2016

  Tectonics Lab, Seoul, South Korea

  Research Assistant, prof. Hyundai Kim

Additional Experience

01.2021-  

  University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

  Teaching Assistant, Media III

08.2020-   

  University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

  Scientific Illustrator, Dr. Huh-lab

03.2018-08.2019

  Urban Farmers Community "Pajoeri", Seoul, South Korea

  Member

03.2014-12.2016    

  Ewha Woman's University, Seoul, South Korea

  Tutor, Architectural Design Studio

05.2013

  Ewha Woman's University, Seoul, South Korea

  Representative Team, Pavilion Exhibition host by UAUS

Honors & Competitions

02.2021

  Edmund N. Bacon Urban Design Awards Competition

  First Prize, University of Pennsylvania, team of four

12.2020

  LA+CREATURE International Design Ideas Competition

  First Prize, University of Pennsylvania, team of three

04.2020 / 08.2019

  Weitzman School of Design Scholarship

  University of Pennsylvania

Skills

3D Modeling | Rhinoceros, grasshopper, Sketchup, Vray

2D Visualization | AutoCAD, Adobe Suites

Database | ArcGIS pro, Google Earth

Others | Laser cut, 3D printing, MS-Office

Contact

www.linkedin.com/heejung-shin

heej0319@upenn.edu

heej0319@gmail.com