REBECCA A. SWEENEY
** ***** ****, *******, *** York 11763
Detail-oriented, hard working college honors graduate seeks a position in the field of Forensics that builds upon and utilizes my collegiate and internship experiences and activities.
Toxicology- education on the effects of poisons and how they effect a person along with ways to detect toxins
Forensic Molecular Techniques- the proper way to analyze, and use machines such as IR,MS,GC,GCMS and UV spectroscopy
Chemistry and Organic Chemistry- Instructed in a laboratory environment the proper techniques and tests to use with chemicals
Diagnostic Techniques in Molecular Pathology- explained in depth theory’s and methods along with procedures that would be used in a Forensic lab
Genetics- analyzed DNA profiles as well as inherited traits
Proficient in Microsoft: Word and PowerPoint
Graphic Design: ProCreate and Photoshop
Demonstrates an enthusiastic and personable attitudes
LONG ISLAND UNIVERSITY (LIU)-POST, Brookville, New York 2017-19
B.S. in Forensic Science, Minors in Chemistry and Forensic Genetics
Degree Honors: Cum Laude, GPA: 3.6/4.0
SUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE, Selden, New York 2016-17
UNIVERSITY OF HARTFORD, Hartford, Connecticut 2015-16
ST. ANTHONY’S HIGH SCHOOL, HUNTINGTON, NEW YORK 2011-2015
Graduated with honors, GPA: 3.5/4.0
Suffolk County Medical Examiner’s Office – Hauppauge, New York.
Crime Lab Internship (Summer 2019).
Received training in area of footwear impressions and blood stain analysis. Conduct project-determining point of convergence and origin for impact spatter. Created mock crime scene for trainees. Viewed multiple autopsies. Shadowed casework. Observed demonstrations of GCMS, XRF, ESDA, GRIMM, SEM, UV-VIS, PLM.
Incentives Organic Spa and Salon – Babylon, New York.
Part-time assistant, 2019.
Tended to clients, organized and maintained store products.
Dog-sitting 2018 – Medford, New York.
Walked, fed, groomed and maintained various neighborhood dogs.
Professional Care Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation 2014 – East Patchogue, New York.
Internship position involving observation of individuals being treated by physical therapists.
Patchogue-Medford Youth Soccer League – Medford, New York
Refereed soccer games for children ages 5-13 years
LIU: Forensic Science Club 2017-19:
Held fundraisers and events to support the club
UNIVERSITY OF HARTFORD: Ultimate Frisbee Club 2015-16:
Practiced skills and team tactics. Participated in travel tournaments
ST. ANTHONY’S HIGH SCHOOL:
S.A.L.T. (St. Anthony’s Leadership Team) 2014-15: Seniors prepared events for freshman to help them acclimate into the school setting.
S.A.V.E. (St. Anthony’s Volunteer Efforts) 2014-15: Created food, toy and or supply drives and fundraisers for soldiers, the less fortunate and those affected by natural disasters.
P.B and J. Gang (Captain #3) 2011-15: Made PB&J sandwiches for the homeless. As one of the Captains, I was responsible for setting up locations and regulating and logging supplies.