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Associate level architect (7-10 years’ experience) HPZS

HPZS has been providing innovative architectural, interior design, master planning, and project management services to a wide variety of public and private clients since 1976. We are a full service, 100% woman-owned architectural firm complemented by unique and specialized experience with historic preservation, adaptive reuse, sustainable design, and affordable housing. HPZS has received numerous project awards and strives to preserve a sustainable future.

Job Description:
HPZS is seeking an Associate Level Architect with 7-10 years’ experience to join our steadily growing team focused on preservation, adaptive reuse, sustainable design, and affordable housing. ,

Full-time position with competitive salary and benefits in a flexible small firm environment focused on doing great work for our clients and having fun. If interested please cover letter indicating your alignment with the qualifications, resume and sample portfolio to Lisa Ross ( Only email submissions accepted.
Qualifications and Skills
• Bachelor of Architecture degree (minimum requirement); Master’s Degree preferred but not required
– 7-10 Years’ Experience Required (minimum)
– Must be a registered architect in the State of Illinois
• Experience in Historic Preservation/Renovations/Adaptive Reuse, Multi-family Housing preferred
• Experience with agencies such as IHPA, IL SHPO, Chicago Landmarks preferred
• Knowledge of applicable local codes, and permitting within the City preferred
• Knowledge of historic architecture and the Secretary of the Interior’s Standards for Rehabilitation
• LEED Accredited (GA, or AP + Specialty) Required OR must be willing to acquire within six (6) month of hire
• Must be proficient in:
– Revit and AutoCAD
– Field measurement and documentation of existing buildings as well as BIM modeling of existing conditions
– MS Office (Word, Excel, PPT)
– Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator)
– Ability to model conceptual renderings in Revit or SketchUp
• Experience in all project delivery phases, especially assessment and construction documentation field work
• Experience in working with and managing a variety of consultants
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Ability and desire to offer exceptional client service – attention to detail and commitment to deadlines.
• Proactive and resourceful with a strong work ethic, enthusiasm, and confidence to take initiative
• Ability to coordinate, manage and prioritize work assignments with fixed and/or competing deadlines
• Must have excellent graphic design and presentation skills
• Must be a team player in a collegial collaborative atmosphere; lone wolf types need not apply.
• You must be a movie lover or you won’t enjoy our office meetings.
competitive salary based on experience
Chicago, IL
United States

Lisa Ross
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Gertrude Lempp Kerbis Endowed Chair

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign The School of Architecture is part of the College of Fine and Applied Arts at the University of Illinois, an internationally recognized research and educational institution. The University supports faculty as active researchers in the humanities, arts, sciences, engineering, and design through opportunities for funding and vital cross-disciplinary exchange in the campus’ many institutes, centers, and initiatives. These include the Campus Research Board, the Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities, the Center for Advanced Study, the Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology, the National Center for Supercomputing Applications, and numerous other more specialized centers. In addition, ground has been broken on the new Siebel Center for Design, and the Carle/Illinois College of Medicine has its initial cohort of students.

The arts also play a vital and recognized role in the university’s service mission as a state university, as evidenced by the historic examples of the Krannert Art Museum and the Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, each a respected international hub for innovative scholarship and public engagement.

The University actively pursues a commitment to diversity through growing support for its numerous area and ethnic studies programs. Faculty and students routinely partner with these areas in their research and programming; such efforts enjoy support for activities on campus and around the world.

Supported by the nation’s third largest research library and abundant technological resources, the University of Illinois provides a rich environment for collaboration and experimental ventures.

Champaign-Urbana is located in East Central Illinois, within driving distance to Chicago, Indianapolis, and St. Louis. For more information, please visit for the university, for the college, and for the school.
The School of Architecture at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign invites applications for a full-time tenured faculty position, for the Gertrude Lempp Kerbis Endowed Chair, at the rank of Full Professor. We seek a leader with eminent national and international experience in industry and academic settings to play a key role in research in architectural structural design, materials, and innovative engineering in relationship to architecture. Please see: for more information.

The University of Illinois is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. For more information, visit To learn more about the University’s commitment to diversity, please visit
The successful candidate will bring an active research agenda, evidence of excellence in scholarship, teaching, leadership experience, and a distinguished record of impact. Knowledge of professional practice as well as the processes and methods common to disciplinary research is required. Interdisciplinary experience working with peers, partners, or clients is a high priority.

The Chair will serve primarily in the Building Performance Program Area of the School of Architecture and will be additionally expected to make partnerships across the Campus. Teaching and research in Building Performance are vital to the School’s delivery of an aesthetically motivated and technically rigorous design education to undergraduate and graduate students in a research-intensive environment. Curricular and research objectives of the Program Area are described on the school’s website:

The candidate must have a record of scholarly and/or professional accomplishments demonstrating foundational knowledge of the research literature in engineering in relation to architecture, and advanced design-research scholarship. Candidates may come with a variety of professional degrees and from different academic backgrounds including but not limited to:

  • Holding a pre-professional, professional, or post-professional degree in Architecture;
  • Professional licensure in architecture or engineering;
  • PhD in architecture or related field;
  • And/or evidence of equivalent distinguished professional experience.

Preferred experience includes demonstrated excellence in teaching and mentoring. in participatory learning environments. Candidates must meet campus and departmental standards for holding an endowed professorship at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. See Provost Communication 6 for more details: The anticipated start date is August 16, 2019.

Full-Time Salary for this position will be competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience ASAP Champaign IL U.S.A.
Marci Uihlein
School of Architecture

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RADA Architects Ltd


RADA Architects diverse projects have broad impact, with positive changes for urban communities. Their empowerment is at the center of RADA’s work, with socially responsible solutions for rational, people-oriented designs. A firm with design recognition and neighborhood awards, RADA provides inspiring, inviting spaces for people to live, work, learn and heal. In the center of RADA’s work are the following project types:

– Office Buildings / Workplace Environments
– Academic Buildings / Learning Environments
– Hospital, Diagnostic and Lab Facilities
– Mixed-Use Buildings and Public Spaces

Additionally the firm has specialized in Airport Noise Sound Abatement, Code Compliance and Constructability Reviews for major governmental agencies. Please view samples of our work at
We are seeking candidates at every level of experience.

EXPERIENCED ARCHITECT (PM/PA) to run and develop various projects: A technically knowledgeable and energetic individual with leadership skills and collaborative style of work. Ready to contribute in all areas of project work and client interface.

MID-LEVEL ARCHITECT OR ARCHITECTURAL ASSOCIATE (PA): A technically competent individual at midlevel, with attention to detail and with strong sense of commitment to deadlines. Strong Revit and Autocad skills required.

REVIT MANAGER: A technically competent architect at midlevel with superior Revit skills, with ability to assist the firm in training and developing Revit Standards, as well as to be a major participant in documents development

ARCHITECTURAL DESIGNER: A motivated individual with desire for growth and commitment to the architectural profession

RADA Architects offers competitive compensation and benefit package.

A minimum of 5 years prior working experience in an architect’s office (2 years for entry level)
Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Architecture required

Licensed architect or actively pursuing licensure (IDP) highly desirable Full-Time Commensurate with Experience
Chicago, IL, USA
Jina Son
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