Jess Myers
P/T Instructor, NYC program

Jess Myers is an urbanist whose practice includes work as an editor, writer, podcaster, and curator. In the past, Jess has worked in diverse roles—archivist, translator, analyst—in both New York and Paris, and within cultural practices that include Bernard Tschumi Architects, the Service Employees International Union, and Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Her personal interests and research engage multimedia platforms as a means to explore politics and residency in urban conditions. Her podcast Here There Be Dragons takes an in-depth look at the impact of security narratives on urban planning through the eyes of city residents. Her work can be found in The Architect’s Newspaper, l’Architecture d’Aujourd’hui, Avery Review, Places, Dwell, and the Funambulist Magazine.