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Chemical Engineering Full Time

Pomfret, CT, 06259
March 20, 2018

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Emily Chan

*** ******* **** **, ******* Center, CT 06259 860-***-****


To obtain a full time job in the Chemical Engineering field after graduation in May of 2018


University of Connecticut, College of Engineering, Storrs, CT Expected May 2018

Bachelor of Science, Chemical Engineering

GPA: 3.15/4.00

Minors: Mathematics

Awards: 1st Place in State Finals Science Olympiad, 1st Place in New Hampshire Invitational Science Olympiad


Triumvirate Environmental, Sommerville, MA, Environmental Consultant Intern June-Aug. 2017

-Innovated a qualitative and quantitative competitive market analysis by extrapolating data from social media to determine appropriate pricing and value of the company with respect to its competitors. Presented all data and findings to the entire consulting department and company CEO.

-Shadowed senior EH&S Consultants and attended their weekly meetings

-Created a new document management system to improve the efficiency of searching and organizing work forms

-Constructed and compiled a New Employment Handbook for the consulting department from scratch

-Analyzed and revised various working agreements and order forms in search for information and errors

Putnam Plastics, Dayville, CT, Engineering Intern May-Aug, Dec 2016 and Jan 2017

-Invented and implemented an alternative method to dissipation factor testing resulting in the assurance of catching defects that were non detectable in medical plastics

-Researched and came up with several alternatives to improve the quality and design of the flushing hood

-Trained as the backup operator and process monitor for the machine that performs the curing of polyimide

-Performed various testing protocols, documented laboratory findings, and submitted formal reports

University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, Senior Design Jan-March 2017

-Researching solar powered nanoparticles for off grid water purification

Implementing the nanoparticle membrane design into a solar still to increase overall yield of purified water

Crabtree and Evelyn, Woodstock, CT, Employee May-Aug. 2015

-Assembled various products on the production line


Programs: SolidWorks, COMSOL, Aspen, NVivo, Word, PowerPoint, Excel, LoopPro, MATLAB, Mathematica

Operating Systems: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X

Laboratory Skills:

-Expert on how to set up and operate a thermogravimetric analysis (TGA), a fourier transform infrared spectroscopy (FTIR), and an attenuated total reflection (ATR)

-Familiar with organic chemistry, chemical separations, and bioseparations

-Knowledge of microbiology laboratory procedures such as media preparation, culture and staining procedures


Engineering Ambassadors, University of Connecticut, Member Aug. 2014-Present

Lead discussion sessions on topics of science and college experiences with high school students

Delta Phi Omega Sorority Incorporated, University of Connecticut, Founding Member Nov. 2017-Present

-Held Treasurer Executive Board position and Fundraising Chair

-Managed fundraising events for charity organizations


Science Bowl, Storrs, CT, Volunteer Feb. 2017-Present

Passion 4 Paws, Dayville, CT, Volunteer Aug. 2012-2017

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