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Assistant Chemistry

Calgary, Alberta, Canada
March 21, 2019

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Tao Wang

Calgary, AB. Canada 587-***-****

Professional Summary

• Excellent writer and editor with 9 years of document writing, proof reading and public speaking experience, draft, proof read and published 8 articles and given 4 conference presentations.

• Outstanding meeting organizer with 7 years of conference and seminar arrange and organize experience, organized 4 seminars and 10+ meetings.

• Collaborative team worker as part of a project with 4+ researchers related to wastewater treatment, resulting in a high-impact publication within 4 months. Work Experience

Postdoctoral Fellow August 2017-present

Department of Chemistry, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada

• Drafted and answered email inquiries regarding instrument installation and accounting, result in successful installation of a $15,000 instrument.

• Ordered supply and maintained inventory for a multi-group shared lab, ensured basic supply for the lab on a daily basis.

• Organized meeting between research groups in University of British Columbia and University of Calgary, ensure initiation of inter-university collaboration.

• Good public speaker, presented 2 conferences presentations related to biosensors, presented in international conferences like the Electrochemical Society Meeting. Research assistant August 2013-July 2017

Department of Chemistry, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA

• Organized 4 seminars within the chemistry department, ensured reaching milestones regarding to graduation of a PhD student.

• Led or participated 6 different research projects related to renewable energy and water monitoring, result in 5 journal articles and 1 conference presentation.

• Analyzed and summarized data for scientific publication, result in 5 paper publications.

• Drafted, proof read and published a 10,000+ words thesis.

• 5 research articles, and 1 review article related to biosensor and biofuel cells, published in well- recognized journal including Analytical Chemistry, Journal of the Electrochemical Society and ACS Energy Letters.

Teaching assistant August 2012-August 2013

Department of Chemistry, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA

• Mentored 60+ students in 3 different class settings, with high students pass rate.

• Monitored safety handling and operation in 2 different lab settings, ensured student safety.

Research assistant August 2009-June 2012

Department of Chemistry and Molecular Science, Wuhan University, Wuhan, China

• Ordered and managed lab inventory, ensured successfully finishing of a $10,000 project.

• Drafted, proof read and published a 10,000+ words thesis.

• 2 research articles, 1 conference presentation related to metal production via electrolysis, published in well-recognized journal including Electrochemistry Communications and Chemistry of materials. EDUCATION

Ph.D. in Chemistry August 2017

University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA.

Master of Science in Physical Chemistry June 2012

Wuhan University, Wuhan, China.

Bachelor of Science in Chemistry June 2010

Wuhan University, Wuhan, China


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Hobbies and activities


The Electrochemical Society student chapter, Calgary, AB, Canada. August 2017-present The Electrochemical Society student chapter, Salt Lake City, UT, USA November 2015-July 2017

• Photographed seminars and student activities held by the Electrochemical Society student chapter with Pictures published in official journals of the Electrochemical Society.

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