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LINDSAY CHANEY

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513-264-9082
CONTACT@LINDSAYCHANEY.COM WWW.LINDSAYCHANEY.COM

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HIGHLIGHTED SKILLS Four years experience working with youth ages 12-18, three years involved with local schools science program, seven years working in biological sciences, and over ten years of competitive volleyball experience Convey complex information to a variety of non-expert audiences Diplomacy in managing and coping with different personalities Intellectual strength and ability to perform under pressure See a task through to completion Understand complex information and synthesize it Managed projects and motivate others to participate Mentored students in completing research projects for capstone project Acquired external funding through grant writing receiving over $5,800 AREAS OF EXPERTISE ! Statistics ! Calculus ! Chemistry ! Physics

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Biological Sciences Ecology Genetics Botany

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Volleyball Science Writing Environmental Sciences

EDUCATION Ph.D. Biological Sciences (2014), University of Cincinnati B.S. Biology, Math minor, cum laude (2010), West Virginia University A.S. Science, cum laude (2005), Snow College TEACHING EXPERIENCE College Level University of Cincinnati (2010-2014) ! Maintained proper classroom management in both large classrooms (~130 students) and small classrooms (~15 students) ! Lead local high school teachers in aligning curriculum with university standards ! Created and taught lectures in over 5 courses ! Designed and implemented lab manual curriculum for a sophomore level course ! Assessed student achievement based off of student learning outcomes Secondary School Level Church (2010-2014) ! Counseled and advised youth as the President of the Young Women organization ! Organized and oversaw weekly weekday activities for youth in multiple organizations ! Effectively taught lessons using active learning for 12 year old Sunday school class ! Motivated and lead teenage girls as a counselor for a weeklong Girls Camp ! Planned and executed lessons as an instructor to young girls 12-18 years old. Volunteer (2010-2013) ! Demonstrated science experiments at Hughes STEM HS for national science day ! Evaluated middle school students science projects at regional science fair UPDATED 12/6/13 LINDSAY CHANEY RESUME PAGE 1 of 2

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ACHIEVEMENTS AND AWARDS 3 peer-reviewed publications ! 5 conference presentations ! Grants awarded total $4,777 ! Travel awards total $1,100

6 different college scholarships Outstanding graduate student award 2011 Presidents list and deans list

BIOLOGY WORK EXPERIENCE Graduate Assistant (2010-14), University of Cincinnati Herbarium Aid (2009-10), West Virginia University Biological Science Technician (2006,09), USDA Forest Service Lab Assistant (2005-06), USU Crop Physiology Lab PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS National Association for Biology Teachers (NABT) Society for the Advancement of Biology Education Research (SABER) Association for Women in Science (AWIS) Greater Cincinnati Chapter Society for the Study of Evolution (SSE) Biology Graduate Student Association (BGSA) Treasurer ADDITIONAL TRAINING Avoiding Extinction in the Classroom, Evolution Conference 2013 Writing in Science, Stanford University OpendEdX Evidence Based Teaching, University of Cincinnati VOLLEYBALL EXPERIENCE AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS Coaching Pleasant Grove Recreation League ! Motivated and taught beginners skills as coach of a girls 7th grade team High School playing experience Pleasant Grove Highs School ! Lead team to State Championship Title ! Lettered 4 years varsity and member of the All-Region Team High Performance Team ! Selected to play for 5 years on Intermountain Region elite team ! Trained with the Junior Olympic team Club ! Played for 7 years on traveling teams, ! Won 1 regional title and had 3 national tournament visits Collegiate Career Snow College: ! Promoted excellence, success, and unity as team captain ! Lead team to 2nd place regional finish Post-collegiate Career Cincinnati Recreation: ! Contributed to 1st, 2nd, and 4th place league finishes ! Instrumental in winning tournament champions title

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UPDATED 12/6/13

LINDSAY CHANEY RESUME

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