1986 M. Urban Design, City College of New York
1975-1976 M.S. program, Structural Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (no degree received)
1975 B. Arch., Cornell University
2011-present Professor, Department of Architecture, Cornell University
1996-2011 Associate Professor, Department of Architecture, Cornell University
1997-1998 Associate Professor, Department of Architecture, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (sabbatical leave)
1988-1996 Assistant Professor, Department of Architecture, Cornell University
1980-1987 Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Architecture, City College of New York
1979-present Registered Architect, New York State
1990-present Jonathan Ochshorn, Private Practice
1987-1988 Project Manager, John Ash A.I.A. Assoc.
1984-1987 Associate Director, City College Architectural Center
1982-1983 Project Architect, Battaglia-Seckler, Architects
1978-1980 Project Architect/draftsman, Pomeroy, Lebduska Assoc.
1976-1978 Draftsman, Poor, Swanke, Hayden & Connell
2016 Fulbright U.S. Scholar Grant (Fall semester): lecturer at Tianjin University School of Architecture, Tianjin, China
2001 Fulbright Senior Specialist Award: conducted workshop on structural behavior at Chiang Mai University, Thailand
2nd-year studio, 4th-year Rome studio (with L. Briggs), 4th-year CAD studio (with W. Goehner), 5th-year and graduate thesis
Commentary on Cornell University's Fine Arts Library design proposal Summer 2010 — Spring 2017
A Fulbright Journal: Five months in Tianjin, Late December Press (self-published), March 2017.
Critique of Milstein Hall July 2012 (in progress)
Business of Architecture podcast on Milstein Hall as 'Disaster' Oct. 2013
Milstein Hall construction videos, "OMA/Progress" exhibition at Barbican Art Gallery, London, England, Oct. 6, 2011 - Feb. 19, 2012.
Faculty show: "Cause and Effect," Hartell Gallery, Cornell University, Feb. 14-25, 2005. Project examined design process in terms of the exhibition theme (see exhibition panel).
Director of Graduate Studies (2012-2015); Director of Undergraduate Studies (2010-2011); Faculty representative, University Review Board (2004-2010; 2012-2014); Faculty representative, University Lectures Committee (2007-2011; chair 2010-2011); Associate Chair, Dept. of Architecture (2001 - 2004); Director of Graduate Studies, Field of Architecture (1997-2004); Chair, University Committee on Academic Freedom and Professional Status of the Faculty (Spring 2003 - Spring 2004).
Faculty Fellow, Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future, Cornell University, 2012 - 2017; Juror for the 11th annual ACSA/AISC Student Design Competition 2011; Fulbright Senior Specialist Program 2006-2008 Urban Planning Peer Review Committee; Advisory Board, Architectural Graphic Standards, Student Edition (2006-2007).