Kate Bruton E-Mail LinkedIn Download PDF Version CONTACT INFORMATION See PDF Version PERSONAL PROFILE Career Goals  To use the knowledge and skills relating to behavioural statistics and research methods, usability, and human factors to teach students and assist educational, commercial, and other organizations meet the needs of those who use their products and services.   Computer Experience Familiar with Visual Basic.NET Familiar with SPSS Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint   Awards Member of Phi Kappa Phi, April 2009 Graduated Summa Cum Laude, December 2008 Member of Psi Chi, April 2007 Member of Phi Theta Kappa Society, March 2005 EDUCATION University of Houston - Clear Lake - Houston, TX Bachelors of Science in Psychology, Fall 2008 WORK EXPERIENCE Instructional Assistant in Research Methods and Design University of Houston - Clear Lake, September 2010-May 2011   Answered students' questions   Graded papers, tests, and homework   Held review sessions for exams   Assisted the professor in constructing a seating chart   Assisted students with their statistical analyses Research Assistant for Dr. Camille Peres University of Houston - Clear Lake, September 2008 - May 2009 Assisted Dr. Peres in research Prepared the participant pool page for students to sign up as participants Contacted participants Ran experiments Analyze data and wrote results section of a research paper on which I was an author Research Assistant for Dr. Neneh Kawai-Bell University of Houston - Clear Lake, June 2008 - August 2008 Assisted Dr. Kowai-Bell in research Prepared the participant pool page for students to sign up as participants Contacted participants Ran experiments ACTIVITIES  Served as Treasurer for the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Student Chapter at UHCL in Houston,  TX., August 2010 - May 2011 Served as a volunteer for the Texas Regional Human Factors and Ergonomics One-Day Conference in Houston, TX., April 2011 Served as a volunteer for the Houston Human Factors and Ergonomics Society One-Day Symposium in Houston, TX., April 2010  Served as Fundraising Director for the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Student Chapter at UHCL in Houston, TX., August 2009 - May 2010  Worked on the Program Committee and volunteered for the Houston Human Factors and Ergonomics One-Day Symposium in Houston, TX., April 2009   Volunteered for Urban Harvest at Challenger Seven Memorial Park in Webster, TX., June 2007 References Available in PDF Download and Upon Request