Saritza Martínez Rodríguez

Courses Taught (in the last four semesters prior to current visit):

ARQU 3131 – Design Fundamentals I

ARQU 3132 – Design Fundamentals II

ARQU 6425- Professional Experience Internship

Educational Credentials:

(2018) Master of Science in Architecture and Urban Design, Columbia University, New York.

(2011) Master’s Degree in Architecture, Syracuse University, New York.

(2007) Bachelor’s Degree of Environmental Design, University of Puerto Rico, Río Piedras Campus.

Teaching Experience:

(2021-Present) Professor. School of Architecture, University of Puerto Rico, Río Piedras Campus.

(2018) Professor. Purchase College, Purchase, New York.

Professional Experience:

(2019-Present) Art Designer. SM Art Studio. Guaynabo, Puerto Rico.

(2016) Senior Designer. Rockwell Group. New York.


Licensed Architect in Puerto Rico No. 22023

Selected Publications and Recent Research:

(2016) “United and OTG embark on ambitious commercial project at Houston”. p.54.

(2016) “New Perkins Wildlife Center is a fitting home for native rescue animals, joy for visitors”. p.50. Cleveland, Ohio.

(2015) “Thinc Design’s USA Pavilion Exhibition presents America’s role in the future of food for Milan Expo 2015”. p.49.

Recent Creative Work:

(2018) Trans-Aggregation: Micro Transactions to Micromanage. Columbia University, New York.

(2007) Oaxakeepsie. Poughkeepsie, New York.

Professional Memberships:

College of Architects and Landscape Architects of Puerto Rico (CAAPPR)

Young Architects

Architecture League

New York Cares

NCARB Certified (Pending)

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