Curriculum Vitae also availabe as PDF

Education

2009 - 2013

B.A. in History, Berea College, Berea, KY.

GPA: 3.86, Magna Cum Laude

Minors in both Computer Science and German

Work Experience

2013 - 2014

English Teaching Assistant, Pedagogical Exchange Commission of Germany

Gave lessons to students in Germany learning English. Researched all aspects of American life and society and explained said aspects to non-native speakers.

2013 - 2014

Web Consultant, Kentucky Environmental Foundation

Gathered, edited, and produced content for the KEF website. Dealt with demands and design suggestions from the KEF director. Developed a much more polished, interesting, and complete website using an online content management system.

2012 - 2013

History Teaching and Research Associate, History Program, Berea College

Consulted Dr. Joshua Guthman on teaching and assignment evaluation. Provided feedback to students for writing assignments. Helped students develop a mature understanding of course materials. Performed research on various topics relating to 19th and 20th Century American Cultural History.

2010 - 2013

German Teaching Associate, Foreign Languages Program, Berea College

Collaborated with Dr. Jeanne Hoch on course materials and subjects. Developed and maintained course websites and curated electronic learning resources. Provided one-on-one tutoring sessions for students. Performed office duties and helped organize the communal office space.

2010

Digitization and Transcriptionist Intern, Special Collections, Berea College

Transcribed, annotated, and digitized the papers of a Berea College Alumnus for showcase in an online document database. Developed technological solutions for some trivial, repetitive tasks, saving myself and future employees hours of time.

2009 - 2012

Media Technician, Technology Resource Center, Berea College

Dealt with customers on a daily basis helping them identify their equipment needs. Performed video/photo editing duties. Demonstrated equipment usage and trained new employees to use sound systems, video cameras, etc. Assessed and repaired media equipment. Used office software to track events and media projects. Performed general office and organizational duties.

Skills

Software

  • ContentDM (Digital Resource Management Software)
  • Filemaker Pro
  • Photoshop and GIMP
  • LaTeX
  • Prezi
  • Various other softwares and web technologies

Programming

  • C++
  • Java/Android
  • HTML and CSS
  • XML
  • PHP
  • Javascript
  • Python

General

  • Superior written and oral communcation skills
  • Adept in use and maintenace of office and media equipment (projectors, conference equipment, etc.)
  • Highly personable and likeable
  • Spezi connoisseur

Languages

English

Native

German

Reading and written professional working proficiency. Proficient in conversing as well.

Awards

2013 - 2014

Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship in Germany, Fulbright Commission

2013

Alfred C. Lutz Award of excellence in American History, Berea College

2012

Carlisle Keller Macdonald International Scholarship, Berea College

2012

Wade Francis Travel Grant, Berea College

2012

New Horizons Travel Grant, Berea College

2011

E. Taylor Parks Award in recognition of excellence in History, Berea College

2010

Austin Scholarship in recognition of academic excellence, Berea College

2009 - 2013

Dean’s List (achieving a GPA of 3.4 or higher in a term), Berea College

Papers

2011

Winner of the Robert B. Street Prize in American History, Berea College.

United We Stand Divided

Memberships

Academic Honor Societies

2012

Delta Phi Alpha – German Honor Society

2011

Phi Alpha Theta – History Honor Society

2011

Phi Kappa Phi – National Honor Society

2011

Vincit Qui Patitur – Sophomore Honor Societys

Extra Curricular

2010 - 2013

German Club – President

2011 - 2013

Society of Physics Students

2011 - 2013

Intramural Indoor Soccer (Go Honeybadgers!)

References

Available upon request.