_studies
M.Sc. Architecture - RWTH Aachen, Germany
graduation 2020
Erasmus+ student exchange, MArch Architecture - University of Portsmouth, U.K.
2019-2020
B.Sc. Architecture - RWTH Aachen University
graduation 2016

_practical_experience
Chair of Planning Theory and Urban Development
Architecture Faculty, RWTH Aachen University
Scientific & Teaching Associate from 2020
(student teaching assistant 2016-2020)
Media Hub laboratory of advanced technologies
School of Architecture, University of Portsmouth

graphics and communications coordinator 2018-2019
Chezweitz GmbH, Berlin
Scenography studio for exhibition design
and urban installations
internship summer 2018
freelance graphic design and illustration
logos, visual identities, print, advertising
since 2014


_software_experience
Adobe Creative Suite:
Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign
Microsoft Office Suite / Mac equivalents:
Excel, Power Point, Word
/ Numbers, Keynote, Pages
Autodesk:
Vectorworks, AutoCAD, Revit
McNeel:
Rhinoceros, Grasshopper

_performance
amateur experience in acting/performing, directing and set design
since 2009 - performances in Spain, Germany, and U.K.
piano musical education
since 1998 - concerts in Spain, U.K., France, Italy and Germany
_publications
poster: "Lebenswelten im Rheinischen Revier: Beiträge zum nachhaltigen Strukturwandel"
Förster, A.; Sánchez-Molero M., J.M.; Strobel, E., (RWTH Aachen) 2022
poster: "Nachhaltigen Wandel gestalten: Vernetzte Impulse aus Forschung und Entwicklung"
Förster, A.; Strobel, E.; Sánchez-Molero M., J.M. (RWTH Aachen) 2022
scientific article: "Queer(ing Digital) Citymaking. Resilience through local and virtual queer spatial production in times of crisis"
'pnd – rethinking planning' scientific publication (RWTH Aachen) 2021
essay: "Queer(ing) spaces outside the metropolis:
Aachen, a case study"

University of Oxford's Queer Studies Network Blog at TORCH (The Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities) 2021
infographics and illustrations for publication and card set:
'Baukultur Instant' infographics and illustrations
for the research publication by Studio Stadt Region, frei04 publizistik, (BBSR) 2020
Cooperation in ’The Neo-European City’ manifesto and exhibition
for the German National Urban Development Policy Congress
University of Kassel, 2017

_languages
German (proficient command)
English (proficient command)
Spanish (mother tongue)
French (very good working knowledge)
Catalan/Valencian (very good working knowledge)
Italian (good working knowledge)
(Egyptian) Arabic (very early study experience)



_scholarships_&_awards
Student Professional Enhancement Fund -
University of Portsmouth
- 2019
1st prize entry ‘ChatterBox’ for ’Multicultural City’ pavilion design competition 2019
and winning entry for the "Decolonising the Curriculum" Competition
for the ChatterBox pavilion design, University of Portsmouth 2020
German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)
scholar during Bachelor’s & Master’s studies 2013-2018

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