RESUME

Work Experience
Technology and Science Visualization Educator, American Museum of Natural History                                                                                                                                                              2017
- Taught multiple courses including Data Visualization, 3D Modeling and Printing to    people from various backgrounds
- Worked on multiple methods of scientific data visualization across the natural
   sciences including phylogenetic data, GIS, astronomical observations, tomography
   and simulations
 R&D Consultant, Kickstarter Campaign                                                                       2016- 2017
- Conducted the initial research to design an all inclusive customizable makeup kit using permitted dimensions to pass aircraft boarding requirements
- 3D printed and worked on five prototypes until product design finalized for production and the Kickstarter campaign
Creative Technologist, The Argus Project                                                                                   2016
- Built the hardware and IOT system of a counter surveillance suit for citizens along with a wearable sculpture having more than twenty Arduino boards and multiple Raspberry Pis
- Refined the final design, in collaboration with the team, later demoed at the Tribeca film festival
LED Billboard Installation Manager, Formetco Inc.                                                               2015
- Managed installation of the first LED billboard (48ft x 20ft 9718 lb.) in Egypt by Formetco
- Completed certification course by Formetco to become their first expert in product installation and maintenance of LED billboards in the Middle East and North Africa
R&D Specialist, PACER Consultants                                                                                2011- 2014
- Led a team of designers to identify and extract the information needed to design a booklet to help the audience understand
- intricacies of PACER’s hydraulic structures’
Led a team of developers and visual communicators working on replacing gantry Cranes on Berths along with a system that would allow minimizing the waste of time and resources


Education
Parsons School of Design, New York, USA                                                                                  2016
- Masters of Fine Arts in Design and Technology

Instituto Europeo di Design, Barcelona, Spain                                                                          2013
- Creative illustration course
The American University in Cairo, Cairo, Egypt                                                                       2011

- Bachelor of Arts in Sociology
- Minor Digital Arts & Design
University of California, Los Angeles, USA                                                                                  2009

- Exchange Semester
   

   

Awards & Recognitions 2016- Makerbot stories, Mentioned for Project ESHRAB
2016- Sustainapalooza,
Awarded first prize in the competition
2015- Merit Scholarship, Awarded by Parsons School of Design

Languages
Fluent in written and spoken English and Arabic Intermediate in written and spoken German

Software & Skills
3D & Fabrication:
Kinect, Parametric Design, Solid Design, Solidworks, Rhino 5, Sense Scanner, CNC, Laser Cutter
Audiovisual: Illustrator, Photoshop, Aftereffects, InDesign, Premiere Pro, Final Cut Pro, Protools
UX: Rapid Prototyping, HCD, Heuristic Evaluation, Ethnographic research, Usability Tests, SPSS
Creative Coding: Python, Arduino, Raspberry Pi, Processing

Exhibitions
2016- Between Spaces, Parsons School of Design 2012- Parallel Visions, Darb 1718 Gallery
2011- Tracing Visions, The American University in Cairo