OBJECTIVE Psychology major seeking a full time position that introduces new skills and further develops skills gained thus far
EDUCATION Sept •••••••••• Cornell University Ithaca, NY Bachelor of Arts In Psychology Aug ••••• May ••••• Brookline High School Brookline, MAHigh School Diploma
RESEARCH STUDIES Nutritional Science A review of aspartame safety: should it be approved for human consumption? High-protein vs. high-carbohydrate diets: which is more effective at facilitating weight loss? Gathering results & reviewing conclusions regarding aspartame safety & effectiveness of the two diets Psychology Role of brain structures in determining primary handedness & implications for the left-handed minority Extensive research on brain structures, such as the corpus callosum Examine & survey the effects of such differences in primary handedness and to assess the risks of being a left-handed individual in a predominantly right-handed societyCognitive Studies The effects of visually subliminal primes on novelty preferences for geometric shapes Determining whether subliminal primes would effect novelty preferences Conducting statistical tests to reach conclusions on the effects of the subliminal stimuli.
WORK EXPERIENCE June •••••present Food Runner The Fire Place Brookline, MA Greet and Cater to high- class clientele in a fast-paced environment Address efforts to improve customer satisfactionJan •••••Jan ••••• Server Skipjacks Natick, MA Trained and helped supervise new employees Provided personalized customer service to patrons in fine dining settingsSummer ••••• Web Designer Management Science Group U.S. Dept of Veterans Affairs Radically renovated the MSGs original site- adding numerous new pages and providing a much more efficient and aesthetically pleasing design Performed usability analysis on web site to ensure proper information flow and function
VOLUNTEER WORK ••••• Service Volunteer Boston Food Pantry as part of the Cornell Club of Boston••••• Participant, Habitat for Humanity••••• Coordinator & participant, Big Brother/Big Sister program, Brookline High School••••• Math tutor, Brookline High School Tutoring Center.
SKILLS Career Skills Skilled keyboarding ••••• WPM Familiarity with MS Office as well as all standard office equipment Proficient writing skills: ability to organize complex ideas into a direct narrative Capable of quick decision making in a high stress environment Excellent customer service interaction skills Two semesters of college-level Java Four years experience writing HTML Web document creation and editing using MS Office and MS FrontPage Experience in reading and converting foreign tapes (EBCDIC to ASCII)Languages Spanish written and spoken