Venesa Alicea

Adjunct Assistant Professor; CCNY SSA Architect Licensing Advisor


Educational Credentials :

  • B. Arch. City College of New York, 2005

Teaching Experience :

  • Adjunct Lecturer, City College of New York, 2008-present

Professional Experience :

  • Principal, Vanesa Alicea Architect, New York, 2018-present
  • Architect, Dattner Architects, New York, 2016-2018
  • Architect, Dattner Architects, New York, 2007-2016
  • Intern Architect, Garrison McNeil & Associates, New York, 2004-2007

Licenses/Registration :

  • New York

Selected Publications and Recent Research :

  • Next Gen Arch: Designing Towards an Equitable, Diverse and Inclusive Architecture Profession, Center for Architecture, New York, February 2018, see:
  • A+ Session, Lessons Learned from Whitney Young, June 2018, see:
  • Education: Leading the Future Architects, Oculus , Spring 2010, see:

Professional Memberships :

  • The American Institute of Architects
  • United States Green Building Council
  • National Organization of Minority Architects
  • CCNY Architecture Alumni – Alumni Association of CCNY