Habitat Unit

Student Assistant

Elise Nguyen

 E. Nguyen


Habitat Unit, Room A 624
T + 49 – 30 – 314 – 21908
F + 49 – 30 – 314 – 21907

Curriculum Vitae

Elise Nguyen has started working as a student assistant at the Habitat Unit supporting the teaching team in November 2019. She then additionally joined the team for the 'PolyUrbanWaters' research project in 2021.

Elise completed her Bachelor studies in Architecture at the RWTH Aachen in 2018 with an exchange semester at the Università degli Studi Roma Tre in Rome. For her Bachelor thesis, she proposed a strategy for redevelopment of unfinished public buildings in Sicily. During her internship at Laura Alvarez B.V. in Amsterdam, she focused on a participatory spatial intervention in the housing settlement of Molenwijk. In 2020, she joined Dr. Alexander Stumm as a student assistant in teaching a course in Architectural History at the Vietnamese German University in Hồ Chí Minh City, Vietnam. Besides her interest in developing SDG strategies for global cities, she is also researching on Community Based Design processes and puts focus on an intersectional approach in urban planning and architecture.


Since 2019
Master of Science in Architecture (M.Sc.), TU Berlin

Exchange Semester in Architecture, Università degli Studi Roma Tre

Bachelor of Science in Architecture (B.Sc.), RWTH Aachen

Employment History+

Since 2021
IfA_Diaspora, Student Collective

Since 2019
Student Assistant
Habitat Unit, TU Berlin

Student Assistant
Vietnamese German University, Ho Chi Minh City

Laura Alvarez B.V.

Student & Marketing Assistant
Velocity Aachen GmbH