I was previously a volunteer teacher of biology for adults through prison education programs in two states, and worked a biology tutor at a community college. I also have experience providing feedback on English and creative writing through a prison writing program.
University of Washington, Kuskaya Research Fellow in Peru
2017 - Present
I am currently enrolled in a global health research fellowship in Lima, Peru. I work on the Antibiotic Resistance and One Health research team, where I am expected to produce two manuscripts for scientific publication by July of 2018. This job is relevant to my tutoring in particular because I need to review and produce scientific writing, work in a laboratory and be familiar with biological concepts, use R for data analysis and use Spanish routinely in my work and daily life.
Washington State Dept. of Health, Student Coordinator for Washington State Integrated Database for Antimicrobial Resistance
2016 - 2017
This job is relevant to my tutoring qualifications in that I used R extensively for data shaping and analysis. I also used writing skills in developing report drafts and gave presentations to various audiences.
University of Washington, Research Assistant
2015 - 2017
I held two consecutive research assistantships in the Department of Environmental and Occupational Health during my masters' degree in public health at the University of Washington. During this time, I worked in a laboratory, did fieldwork related to occupational health, analyzed data using R and Atlas.ti, gave presentations and contributed to written manuscripts.
US Public Health Service - Placed with Indian Health Service, JRCOSTEP in Environmental Health
2016 - 2016
Seattle Central College, Tutor in the Biology Learning Center
2015 - 2016
I worked as a tutor in the Biology Learning Center. Students who needed assistance in biology-related courses could come in to access learning materials or to get help with class concepts, assignments and homework.
Occupational Health Internship Program,, Occupational Health Internship Program Intern
2015 - 2015
Arizona State University, Undergraduate Worker for the Center for Biology and Society
2014 - 2015
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Collegiate Leaders in Environmental Health Intern
2014 - 2014
Arizona State University, Undergraduate Researcher in the School of Life Sciences
2013 - 2014