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Professional Memberships


President of ASLA-RISD (American Society of Landscape Architects)   

April 2016 – May 2017

Organized RISD Landscape Architecture Department events, communicated with local professionals, managed department social media, and organized alumni network


Vice promotion leader of KITE (Korean Illinois Transfers’ Entrance)

August 2010 – May 2015

Mentored Korean freshman and transfer students, assisting them with housing, course selection, and academic issues.


Member of NSCS (National Society of Collegiate Scholars)

December 2009 – May 2010

Volunteered tutoring Mathematics at Ames high school (Ames, IA)

Honors and Awards



RISD Fellowship



Division of Graduate Studies Fellowship 



Sasaki Day Award Nominee (Annual Illinois competition)

Annual University of Illinois Landscape Architecture competition



Phi Sigma Theta National Honor Society

Honor society comprised of students who display excellence in academics



2nd Prize for Public Speaking, 71st Division Announcement Rally

Public Speech Competition in the 71st Division of R.O.K Army



Scholarship Winner, Golf Builders Association

Awarded for high academic outstanding junior student



Scholarship Winner, Wadsworth Business / EEJAC

Awarded for student who successfully finished required professional internships



1st Prize, Pantheon Institute Photo Competition

Monthly photo competition in Rome, Italy



Sasaki Day Award Nominee (Annual Illinois competition)

Annual University of Illinois Landscape Architecture competition



Dean’s List, Fall semester





PRECIPICE : Landscape Architecture Biennial Graduate Exhibition    (Group Exhibition)

January 2017 - February 2017

Sol Koffler Gallery, Providence, RI


PERSONA : Human-Centered Approaches  

(Group Exhibition)

October 2016 - October 2017
Brown University Science Center, Providence, RI



(Two-Person Exhibition)

May 2016

210 Waterman St, Providence, RI



Technical Skills


Graphics         Adobe Creative Suite

                        (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Lightroom)

Modeling         Rhinoceros 3D, SketchUP, 3D MAX

Renderning     V-Ray, Piranesi

Drafting           AutoCAD

Analysis          ArcGIS

Video               After Effect, Premiere





2015 - 2017 Master of Landscape Architecture

Rhode Island School of Design


2010 - 2015 Bachelor of Landscape Architecture

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign



Professional Experience


ABT Architettura - Intern, Rome, Italy.

May 2012 – July 2012

• Produced master plan, 3D models, and diagrams for the Via Vittorio Emmanuelle Rooftop Garden   
   Project and State College Housing Project
• Mainly converted hand renderings to digital modelings, and created interactive models to research
   roof angle variables for State College Housing project


EEJAAC Landscape Architects - Intern, Seoul, South Korea.

May 2011 – August 2011

• Participated in Seocho District Development Competition
• Devoted member of the team; suggested various proposals in the meetings and produced masterplan, 
    site analysis and concept diagrams, and perspectives   


Republic of Korea Army - Code Analyst, Seoul, South Korea.

August 2012 – May 2014

• Edited military secret documents and operated cryptology devices
• Encrypted and decrypted secret messages as the 166th Regiment’s delegated cipher officer



Academic Experience


Rhode Island School of Design - Providence, RI.




LDAR 2009 – Bayard Ewing Building ECO-LAB

January 2017 - February 2017

Taught a workshop class about how this building on the RISD campus can be renovated in an eco-friendly manner and what kinds of facilities can be installed for future environmental changes


Teaching Assistant


LDAR 2254 – Technology and Materials 3 : Advanced Construction

September 2015 – December 2015,

September 2016 – December 2016

Assisted to Professors Kellie Connelly and Jade Cummings

Aided Students’ CAD problems, prepared class materials, and archived students’ works.


LDAR 22ST– Advanced Studio : Queens Boulevard

September 2016 – December 2016

Assisted to Professors Matt Donham and Johanna Barthmaier-Payne

Organized course materials, published dossier, and archived students’ works


LDAR 2291– Principles of Professional Practice

February 2017 – May 2017

Assisted to Professors Alexis Landes, Lauren Elachi, and Stephen Hamwey

Organized course materials and archived students’ works


Graduate Assistant – Website Assistant

December 2015 – May 2017

Assisted to Professor Emily Vogler

Compiled files from Archive. Reformatted images to specific dimensions and resolutions.


Jaehong Chung

210 Waterman St #10, Providence, RI, USA

(+1) 217-979-2997

(+82) 10-3756-7371

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