CAMERON COLE CARCELÉN
411 South Ave :: New Canaan :: CT Tel :: 203.966.6005
EDUCATION 2009 - 2012
Winter, 2009 2002 - 2006 Summer, 2004
University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon Master of Architecture. Certificate in Ecological Design. Escuela Politécnica Nacional, Quito, Ecuador Teaching English as a Foreign Language Certificate. New York University Gallatin School, New York, New York BA in Urban Studies. 2004, Universidad de la Habana, Havana, Cuba, Summer Semester
ARCHITECTURE :: PROJECTS, TEACHING, RESEARCH 2013 - 2014
Adjunct Professor, Colegio de Arquitectura y Diseño de Interiores Universidad San Francisco de Quito, Ecuador Design Studio - Instructor. Intro to Principles of Sustainable Design - Conceived of, designed, developed curriculum, and taught course beginning with bioregional scale, and culminating in enclosure details.
Architectural Preservation Coordinator/Intern Office of Patrimony and Historic Areas, City of Quito, Ecuador Reviewed proposals for architectural interventions in UNESCO-protected patrimonial buildings and districts; provided feedback to owners, architects. Programmed schedule for architectural prize given by Quito’s Historic Preservation Office for 2013.
Summer - Fall 2011
Designer, Project Coordinator Blair Storefront Improvement Project, Eugene, OR Collaborated with team members to design and construct integrated fence/seating/planters to enclose outdoor eating area for Mi Tierra Taquería, commissioned by Wells Fargo Bank and City of Eugene.
2010 - 2012
Designer, Client Communications Manager Huerto de la Familia/designBridge, Eugene, OR Liaised between seven Latino families that collectively own and run an organic berry farm, and UO architecture students designing a structure for the farm. Facilitated and translated all documents and meetings, including charrettes. Developed and managed budget for project construction. Coordinated construction activities with student volunteers and farmers.
2011 - 2012
Graduate Teaching Fellow University of Oregon, Department of Architecture, Eugene, OR Introduction to Architectural Design Human Context of Architectural Design Architectural Contexts: Place and Culture
2010 - 2011
Research Assistant to Professor Nico Larco UO Department of Architecture, Eugene, OR Conducted literature search and review on connectivity and walkability in New Urbanist developments. Statistically analyzed data from a survey about pedestrian activity in Clackamas, OR, and developed a report about the study’s findings, using SPSS and ArcGIS.
Published: Profile of Oscar Niemeyer Dolce Vita Magazine, Quito, Ecuador, February, 2013 2010 - 2013 2011
Translation Consultant, Various Non-Profit Organizations Translate newsletters, PR materials, and other publications between Spanish and English. PR, Grant-writer; designBridge, University of Oregon Managed production of designBridge portfolios, print and web media. Developed and proposed a project in which students collaborate with people who are homeless to design a portable shelter and digitally fabricate it. Secured $7,000 funding to support project.
2008 - 2009
English Language & Grammar Instructor, Escuela PolitĂŠcnica Nacional, Quito, Ecuador
2008 - 2009
Translation Consultant, Walsh Environmental Scientists and Engineers, LLC, Quito, Ecuador Translated technical documents from Spanish to English, including environmental management plan for construction of New International Airport of Quito.
Senator Mark O. Hatfield Award for Architecture and Community Service, Architecture Foundation of Oregon
Rome Scholarship for Study Abroad in Rome, University of Oregon
Promising Scholars Award, University of Oregon Graduate School
Sapienza Family Scholarship Award, New Canaan Community Foundation
Foundersâ€™ Day Award, New York University
Languages Software Communication Project Management
Fluent Spanish, English Adobe Creative Suite; SPSS; MS Office; Filemaker; basic ArcGIS; AutoCAD; Revit; Sketchup; Rhino Grant-writing; comprehensive copy-editing and grammar Excellent organizational skills for monitoring project development, including budget