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SUMMARY - EDUCATION - SKILLS & TECHNICAL PROFICIENCIES - RESEARCH - WORK - PUBLICATIONS/PRESENTATIONS - AWARDS - VOLUNTEER

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SUMMARY

  • Interdisciplinary background in cognitive neuroscience and cultural anthropology with wide-ranging interests in information technology, research and culture

  • Independently-driven collaborator with extensive experience in multidisciplinary teams

  • Resourceful, big picture-oriented writer and editor with an anthropologist’s eye for details


EDUCATION

University of Chicago Chicago, IL

M.A. Social Sciences GPA 3.95 2017

Oberlin College Oberlin, OH

B.A. Neuroscience GPA 3.51 2015


SKILLS & TECHNICAL PROFICIENCIES

  • Research & Analysis: interviews, qualitative research, transcription and coding, bibliography/sources management, data management, quantitative analysis, spreadsheets (G/MS/Libre), SPSS

  • Writing & Organization: project management, Git (version control), office suites (G/MS/Libre), Markdown, text editors, spreadsheets, presentation programs, Linux (Ubuntu), team communication software, automation tools

  • Visualization & Media: desktop publishing, vector graphics, static web development, LaTeX (type-setting), 3D computer graphics, VR scripting and design, ffmpeg (A/V post-production)

  • Programming Languages: Python, Java, Bash, R


RESEARCH EXPERIENCE

University of Chicago, Anthropology Dept.
/ Chicago, IL

Graduate Student Researcher Sept 2016 – Aug 2017

  • Conducted original investigative research composed of seven months of in-depth research involving interviews and discussions with psychiatrists, data scientists, neuroscientists and entrepreneurs

Kwakye Multisensory Integration Lab
/ Oberlin, OH

Research Assistant Sept 2013 – July 2015

  • Designed and supervised development of ‘virtual reality’ research application for studying how sensory systems interact

  • Acting lab manager for recruitment, scheduling, correspondence and study moderation with research study participants

  • Updated lab data management practices by building streamlined analysis programs to integrate data across multiple concurrent studies

Oberlin College, Anthropology Dept.
/ Oberlin, OH

Research Assistant Feb – June 2015

  • Conducted background research for professor’s book on environmental science and war in the Middle East

  • Prepared literature reviews on topics in environmental economics and systems ecology and analyzed media of journalism about military activities and conservation projects


SELECT WORK EXPERIENCE

Self-Employed
/ Chicago, IL

Freelance Editor & Writer Jan 2018 – present

  • Copy-editing, proof-reading and ghostwriting scientific papers and industry and lay-audience articles about technology

Self-Employed
/ Chicago, IL

Academic Tutor Feb 2016 – Apr 2018

  • One-on-one tutoring for undergraduate, professional and returning students in essay writing, symbolic logic, and graduate test prep (GRE)

CoNECt Lab, U of Illinois at Chicago
/ Chicago, IL

VR Technology Consultant July – Oct 2016

  • Facilitated early-stage ‘virtual reality’ project design for an experimental Anorexia / Body Dysmorphia exposure therapy

Robot City Workshop
/ Chicago, IL

Instructor Mar – June 2016

  • Taught electronics, physics and engineering concepts to elementary school students as part of traveling city-wide after-school program

Oberlin College, Philosophy Dept.
/ Oberlin, OH

Grading Assistant & Peer Tutor Sept 2013 – Dec 2014

  • Graded assignments and tutored students in undergraduate philosophy course on symbolic logic


PUBLICATIONS & SELECT PRESENTATIONS


AWARDS & SCHOLARSHIPS

  • 2016-17 Merit-Based Full Tuition Scholarship University of Chicago

  • 2015 Department Student Travel Award Oberlin College Neuroscience Dept.

  • 2015 Associate Membership Nomination Sigma Xi

  • 2014 ABRCMS Full Travel Award Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students

  • 2013-15 Class of 1928 Scholarship Oberlin College

  • 2013 Class of 1961 Scholarship Oberlin College


VOLUNTEER & COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

  • 2016 Resident No Nation Art Gallery & Lab Chicago, IL

  • 2011-15 Member / Cook / Person-in-Charge Oberlin Student Co-operative Association Oberlin, OH

  • 2014 Event Coordinator Powerplant Music & Arts Venue Oberlin, OH

  • 2013-14 Disc Jockey WOBC 91.5 FM Oberlin, OH