jan niklas schoepf is an architect and designer currently based in vienna, austria.


his main expertise is in the fields of architectural design, architectural concepts, 3d modeling, digital modeling, digital design, building information modeling, digital fabrication (cnc-milling, lasercutting, 3d printing), architectural visualizations graphic design, 3d animations and augmented - virtual reality as design but also as representation tools.

he studied architecture at the university of innsbruck where he did his bachelor thesis under peter trummer at the institute of urban design and at the university of applied arts vienna | die angewandte | studio greg lynn where he received his diploma in june 2018 with distinction.

jan gained his professional experience with a number of architectural but aswell construction firms around austria, where he was involved in a wide range of high profile projects ranging from masterplans to product design.

he also held a teaching assistent positions for 2 years at the university of applied arts vienna | die angewandte | studio greg lynn, where he was responsible for digital fabrication such as cnc - milling, lasercutting, 3d printing.

in the year 2016 he got awarded together with michael knoll and felix stadler (structural engineer) for their project "lufthafen wachau" with the first prize of the concrete student trophy, a national interdisciplinary architecture competiton for students.

curriculum vitae

jan niklas schoepf

professional experience

2018.12 - to current

architect | designer

pichler & traupmann architekten | vienna

2018.08 - 11

design architect

roeck architekten | innsbruck

2016 - 2018

teaching assistent | digital fabrication

university of applied arts vienna | studio greg lynn

cnc - milling, lasercutting, 3d-printing

2016 - 2017

freelancer | fire escape plans




freelance architect

atelier pap | vienna

2012 - 2015

freelance - project - architect

teamk2 [architects] | innsbruck

summer 2012

architectural intern

ried & zrenner architecture | innsbruck


freelance architect

haid & falkner gmbh | längenfeld


9 months civil service

paramedic red cross austria | sölden


architectural intern

haid & falkner gmbh | längenfeld


architectural intern

haid & falkner gmbh | längenfeld



at - thurnerbau/zimmerei | längenfeld



construction company grüner | längenfeld


carpenter assistent

construction company grüner | längenfeld

academic experience

2015 - 2018

masterprogramm architecture

university of applied arts vienna

die angewandte

studio greg lynn

with distinction

2011 - 2015

bachelor programm architecture

technical university of innsburck

2005 - 2010

technical highschool

htbla imst

building construction

2001 - 2005

middle school


1997 - 2001

primary school


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