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EXPERIENCE 

Parsons School of Design [Dean’s Office], New York, NY                                     

Web Developer / September 2015 – Present

  • Provided innovative new ideas for the implementation of content management system
  • Mediated the tweaks and questions of website uploads for faculty and students

International Center of Photography, New York, NY

Library Assistant / March 2013 – May 2015

  • Curated the exhibition of “Photobook Tehran (2015)” in part of an ongoing project and research for motivating Iranian photographers to use Photobook as mass medium.
  • Designed a digital portal for publishing conversations and media on the subject matter
  • Founded the first Iranian photobook club and directed the initiative for book publishing

Parsons School of Design, New York, NY

Research Assistant / October – December 2014

  • Constructed a web-based model in a team of 3 Parsons students for Publicis Challenge
  • Conducted research on future of retail and interactive user experience of products

Google, New York, NY

Speech Data Specialist / February – May 2014

  • Assisted in recruiting of voice sample volunteers and collection of voice sample data
  • Created the database of identified items and surveyed the development of database
  • Participated in training and evangelizing about automatic speech recognition (ASR)

 Moreco, Tehran, Iran

Manager of Engineering Services / 2009 – 2010

  • Correlated the feasibility study of projects on renewable energy technologies
  • Identified sponsors and obtained support for the first Iranian Machine Design Competition

 

EDUCATION 

Parsons School of Design, New York, NY

Master of Fine Arts in Design and Technology / July 2014 – May 2016

University of Southern California(USC), Los Angeles, CA

Master of Science in Engineering Management / December 2012

Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran

Bachelor of Science in Material Science and Engineering / September 2010

 

 

AWARDS  

Ms.Foundation Fellowship, New York, NY

Partner with Oregon Foundation for Reproductive Health / Summer 2015

Knight Foundation Fellowship, New York, NY

Student Participant at Personal Democracy Forum / June 2015

University Scholarship, New York, NY

Parsons The New School for Design / July 2014

 

SKILLS  

Code: HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, open Frameworks (C++), Processing, NodeJS, AngularJS, JSON (using API), GLSL (shaders), Physical Computing (Arduino, Raspberry Pi)

Software: Adobe Creative Suite, Cinema4D, Rhinoceros

Design: Wireframing / UX Design / Fabrication  / Visual Design

Language: Farsi (fluent) and French, Spanish, Arabic (basic)