Architecture & Design

Welcome to the Architecture & Design Community!

The following sampling of tools and resources should be combined with your own research. We suggest you use targeted keyword searches to find representative employers and opportunities, explore professional associations, join LinkedIN groups, and browse additional job board postings.  Remember to also search LinkedIN and QuakerNet to connect with Penn alumni in fields related to your interests. Additionally, the sample jobs and employers are only a small selection of what’s posted in Handshake – log in to see much more!

We also suggest using the Career Exploration section of our website for more information or researching by major.

Featured Articles

2019 Design Career Fair Video

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Take a look at the 2019 Design Career Fair – there is lots that you can do to prepare for the 2020 event. Schedule an appointment with a Career Advisor to find out what you can be doing.

By Joseph Barber
Joseph Barber Senior Associate Director, Graduate Students & Postdocs Joseph Barber
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Looking for spatial analytics internships and jobs?

Here are some job and internship listing sites that you should know about in addition to the jobs posted for Penn students on Handshake (https://upenn.joinhandshake.com/postings)

geojobs.org
GeoSearch
GIS Careers
GIS User
GISCafe
GIS Lounge
The GIS Jobs Clearinghouse
InsideGNNS

By Joseph Barber
Joseph Barber Senior Associate Director, Graduate Students & Postdocs Joseph Barber
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Are you making professional connections within the field of spatial analytics?

Maps

Here are some of the professional associations you should consider as part of your professional development

Association of American Geographers – a nonprofit scientific and educational society founded in 1904. For more than 100 years the AAG has contributed to …

By Joseph Barber
Joseph Barber Senior Associate Director, Graduate Students & Postdocs Joseph Barber
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Are you making professional connections within Landscape Architecture?

rock pile

Here are some of the professional associations you should consider as part of your professional development

American Society of Landscape Architects: ASLA is the national professional association representing landscape architects, promoting the profession and advancing its practice through advocacy, education, …

By Joseph Barber
Joseph Barber Senior Associate Director, Graduate Students & Postdocs Joseph Barber
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Looking for historic preservation internships and jobs?

stained glass

Here are some job and internship listing sites that you should know about in addition to the jobs posted for Penn students on Handshake (https://upenn.joinhandshake.com/postings)

Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance – Local “clearinghouse” resource for arts and culture organizations, with job …

By Joseph Barber
Joseph Barber Senior Associate Director, Graduate Students & Postdocs Joseph Barber
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