Resume

Monica Carvalho Alves

Contact: monica.alves@simmons.edu

 

Research Experience

Exchange Student; CIEE Study Abroad

Environmental, Cultural, and Economic Sustainability

Beijing, China

 

This program introduced me to the critical field of sustainability through lecture, discussion, student research, and first-hand experiential activities in Beijing, China.

 

February 2014-May 2014
Undergraduate Research Assistant; Simmons College

Boston, Massachusetts; United States of America

 

Senior Thesis: Testing for Stimuli that Influence Reactions of Individual Zebrafish (Danio rerio) Fry to Novel Visual Environments

 

March 2015-Present
Summer Research Internship, Nanyang Technological University

Singapore, Singapore

 

Project Title: Determination of the Permeability of Unsaturated Soils using Disk Infiltration

June 2015-July 2015

Work Experience

International Programs Assistant

Global Education Centre; Simmons College

Boston, Massachusetts; United States of America

20 Hours/ Week

 

I worked in collaboration with directors and coordinators of this office to answer questions and help guide potential students throughout the process, from first inquiry to program departure

 

September 2015- Present
Student Office Assistant

Campus Card Office; Simmons College

Boston, Massachusetts; United States of America

20 Hours/ Week

 

This job included the following duties: student and faculty identification card distribution, parking garage validation, and online parking order verification.

Sept. 2012- Sept. 2015

Teaching Experience

Camp Counselor/ Kayak Instructor

Boating in Boston

Hopkinton, Massachusetts; United States of America

50 Hours/ Week

 

I instructed children ranging from the ages of 8 to 13 years old beginning and intermediate kayaking skills. Other duties included inspecting equipment before/after classes and ensuring safety of students.

 

April 2013-August 2013
 

Self- Employed

Beijing, China

15 Hours/ Week

 

I taught English as a foreign language to both children and adults across Beijing, China.

May –July 2014

Language Experience

Informal Mandarin Immersion

Beijing, China

 

February – August 2014
EF International Language Centre; Mandarin Intensive Course Singapore, Singapore

20 Hours/Week

July 2015-August 2015

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