Professional Experiences

Overview

08/2015-present          Research Assistant, Center for Postsecondary Success, FSU

05/2014-08/2016         Program Coordinator, Certificate in Institutional Research, FSU

05/2014-08/2014         Research Assistant, Center for Integrating Research and Learning, National High Magnetic Field Laboratory

05/2013-08/2013         Research Assistant, Center for Integrating Research and Learning, National High Magnetic Field Laboratory

04/2011-05/2015         Graduate Assistant, Undergraduate Affairs, Physics Department, FSU

04/2011-08/2014         Program Coordinator, Women in Math, Science, and Engineering Living Learning Community, FSU

07/2009-04/2011         Assistant Coordinator, Information and Public Relations, Center for Leadership and Civic Education, FSU

 

Details

08/2015-present          Research Assistant, Center for Postsecondary Success, FSU

  • Performed administrative duties, such as note-taking, policy-writing, copy editing, and maintenance of IRB applications
  • Assisted in the distribution and analysis of administrator surveys
  • Organized special events and hosted guest speakers

05/2014-08/2016         Program Coordinator, Certificate in Institutional Research, FSU

  • Recruited professionals across the U.S. and internationally to pursue the 18-hour online certificate
  • Assessed and reported program outcomes
  • Maintained distance relationships with about 25 currently enrolled students and over 100 alumni
  • Developed and implemented an online marketing plan including social media outreach
  • Communicated and coordinated with 5 adjunct faculty

05/2013-08/2013         Research Assistant, Center for Integrating Research and Learning, National High Magnetic Field Laboratory

  • Created a relational Access database to hold contact information, program and research participation, and educational pathways
  • Utilized the Access database to contact college-aged alumnae of the SciGirls program to learn more about their tertiary institutional choice and major
  • Developed an SPSS database to hold questionnaire answers for later analysis
  • Wrote 4 executive summaries outlining findings from the 2013 assessment
  • Developed training materials so future staff could utilize the Access database efficiently

04/2011-05/2015         Graduate Assistant, Undergraduate Affairs, Physics Department, FSU

  • Utilize Facebook, LinkedIn, and Google search engines to find 85 (or 49.42%) of the 172 physics bachelor’s degree recipients from 2002-2012
  • Gather data and generate informational graphs to assist in curricular decision making
  • Implement about 20 exit surveys per year to assess effectiveness of coursework and perception of preparedness for graduate programs, professional school, or industry work
  • Recruit incoming students by planning activities during Preview, coordinating a calling system with the Society of Physics Students, and developing a 2-sided informational mailer for parents
  • Plan the annual Spring Graduation Reception for approximately 15 graduates and other guests

04/2011-08/2014         Program Coordinator, Women in Math, Science, and Engineering Living Learning Community, FSU

  • Taught a course each fall and spring for 33 freshman women majoring in a STEM field
  • Developed programming initiatives for the 33 freshmen in the WIMSE Living Learning Community
  • Developed programming initiatives for the approx. 60 women in the WIMSE Society
  • Advised 10 executive board members of the WIMSE Student Activities Council
  • Supervised the Student Activities Council Director
  • Coordinated approximately 21 lab visits per semester with over 40 faculty partners
  • Planned and coordinated special events like the WIMSE Research Symposium and the annual retreat

07/2009-04/2011         Assistant Coordinator, Information and Public Relations, Center for Leadership and Civic Education, FSU

  • Managed front desk operations
  • Created an entry form on Microsft Access to keep transportation records
  • Collaborated with OBI staff members to generate reports for the FSU ServScript program
  • Helped develop a website to represent over 20 programs within the department