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Computer Science Microsoft Office

Ashburn, Virginia, United States
August 29, 2017

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Pravija Krishna

Masters student in Computer Science • West Virginia University • 571-***-****•


Masters in Computer Science - West Virginia University, Morgantown WV

Major: Computer Science (Computer Systems)

GPA: 3.67/4

Relevant Courses: Software Engineering, Real-Time Systems, Social Computing and Design, Computer Incident Response, Data/Computer Communications

Bachelor of Technology – GITAM University, Hyderabad India

Major: Electronics and Communications Engineering

GPA: 8.20/10


Programming languages/tools: Java, C, C++, Python, HTML, PHP, SQL, REST API, JSON, MATLAB

Very familiar with Microsoft Office especially Microsoft Access, good understanding of relational databases, creation of queries etc.

Good understanding of Software Development Lifecycle, Agile Methodologies, DevOps Model

Operating Systems: Windows & Unix/Linux

Learning other Skills: Web Technologies and Information Security

Professional: Self-motivated, effective communication skills, creative thinker, detail-oriented, excellent time management skills, adaptable to any environment


Graduate Project

Software Engineering

Title: Student Election Website

Overview: Website for students to login and vote for the student elections and get details and other information on candidates.

Designed and created flowcharts, use case & scenario diagrams for presenting the project to the class and professors using MS Visio

Implemented the project using HTML, PHP, CSS and other web based tools

Used GitHub commits for code/data check-ins for the project

Extensively used database to query students’ data and other related information to validate the reports.

Graduate Research

Social Computing and Design

Title: Scientists and Sharing on Twitter

Overview: Crowdsourcing information from researchers on Twitter. Targeting novices on twitter by sending small snippets of scientific information pertaining to research papers. Encourage Micro Learning and improve Scientific Collaborations of novices with researchers

Crowdsourcing and Social Computing are the source areas

Technologies used are Python scripts and Tweepy package to create online twitter bots that use Twitters REST API to READ, WRITE and MODIFY Twitter information from Twitter databases (in JSON/XML)

Graduate Teaching Assistant

Lane Department of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering, West Virginia University

Position: Instructor & Content Developer

Duration: August 2015 to May 2017

Course: Introduction to Computer Applications (CS 101)

Responsibilities: Teach Microsoft Office and Grading. Handling two classes of 48 students each. Course Content and Website Development. Develop and improve content of the course and website development

Relevant topics taught:

oMicrosoft Access- Creating a relational database, managing a database, creating queries, forms and reports. Using SQL code in Access for creating queries. Import data from Excel worksheets to add tables to the database and query data

oMicrosoft Excel- Creating tables, charts etc., and several types of data analysis and calculations on data

oMicrosoft Word & PowerPoint- Creating effective documents and presentations using tools available in Word and PowerPoint

Undergraduate Project

GITAM University,2015

Title: Efficient Lossless Image Compression


Developed an efficient method to compress a medical image (MRI, CT etc.) using MATLAB. The new type of reversible compression method involves preservation of important data and performing modification only on redundant data with noise. The compression method yields a compression ratio higher than regular reversibly compressed image

The method proposed is applied and verified on several types of medical images

Undergraduate Internship

Central Institute of Tool and Design, Hyderabad, 2014

Title: Arithmetic Processor for Finite Field


Coded using the Hardware Description Language ‘Verilog’ and programming of ‘Field Programmable Gate Array’ (FPGA) using Verilog. Programmed the FPGA to function as an Arithmetic Processor that runs in the Finite Field



Member at Cyber WVU which is a Cyber Security Enthusiasts organization at West Virginia University.

Past: General Secretary for IEEE Hyderabad Chapter at GITAM University, Hyderabad

Organized several Workshops in MATLAB programming By IEEE GITAM Hyd. Chapter at the University

Non- Academic:

Public Relations Representative and Event Coordinator at Association for India’s Development (AID), West Virginia University

Event Coordinator at Students Association, West Virginia University

Receiver of Bala Shree National Award in Painting

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