Jeewon Paek LEED AP BD+C, is a Berlin-based Korean architect with expertise in sustainable architectural design. She has experience as a lead designer and senior architect for several international prize-winning large-scale masterplanning, mixed-use, and highrise projects. She aims to create new design strategies that foster a systematic and holistic approach towards integrating landscape and sustainability into the urban environment.


Architectural Association School of Architecture, London 2011
Master of Architecture in Sustainable Environmental Design, Graduated with Commendation

Harvard University Graduate School of Design, Boston 2008
Master of Architecture degree

Columbia University Columbia College, New York 2004
Bachelor of Arts in Architecture degree with a Concentration in Visual Arts, Honors Dean’s list, Louis Sudler Prize in the Arts Honorable Mention

Publications + Presentations:

International Green Building 2016 Conference Singapore: “Innovative Material Applications in the Merck Darmstadt Campus”

31st International PLEA (Passive and Low Energy Architecture) 2015 Conference Bologna, Italy: “Achieving Comfort in Subtropical Climates: Building a Microclimate in the Guangzhou Science Museum”

Metropolitan Solutions Asia Pacific- Smart Solutions for Urban Challenges 2015 Conference hosted by Berlin Partner für Wirtschaft und Technologie: “Greener Industrialization in Asia-Pacific” Guest Speaker

30th International PLEA (Passive and Low Energy Architecture) 2014 Conference Ahmedabad, India: Sustainable Habitat for Developing Societies

World Sustainable Building Conference 2014 Barcelona, Spain: “Environmental Performance Of Adaptable Building Envelope Design: Urban Housing In Seoul, Korea”

13th Docomomo International Conference Seoul, Korea 2014: Expansion & Conflict, Asian Modernity and Urbanism “Urban Housing In Seoul”

Escuela Técnica Superior de Arquitectura of Madrid for the Master’s degree program in Collective Housing 2010: Environmental performance-driven design addressing the new economic conditions and housing demographics of Madrid, Guest Lecturer