Resume


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Education

M.S. in Computer Science

Stanford University, June 2018
  • focus in Human-Computer Interaction

B.S. in Computer Science

Stanford University, June 2016
  • Minor in Art Practice

Work Experience

Teaching Assistant

Stanford Computer Science Department, Sept 2016 - present
  • Mentor undergraduates in the HCI course sequence through the user experience design process
  • TA for CS 147: Design Thinking for User Experience Design, Prototyping & Evaluation and CS 247: Human-Computer Interaction Design Studio

Sempai, Camp Counselor

GAKKO, Summer 2016 in Japan, Romania, Bali
  • Created an emotional and rewarding international summer camp for high school students emphasizing curiosity, creativity, and empathy.
  • Led workshops on cryptography, cartography, and societal labels
  • Mentored a family of four students
  • Documented the experience through photography

Product Design Intern

Quora, Summer 2015

Software Engineering Intern, Explorer

Microsoft, Summer 2014
  • Designed and developed a Windows Store game app using C#, Unity, and the Kinect demonstrating Microsoft's MIDI API
  • Performed program management, software development, and testing duties as an Explore intern
  • Team awarded Best Project at the Explorer Intern Tech Fair

User Experience Research Assistant

Center for Spatial and Textual Analysis, Oct 2013 - June 2014
  • Designed and prototyped three mobile web interactives for the Cantor Arts Center exhibition on photographer Carleton Watkins
  • Redesigned visuals and interface for ORBIS, an interactive model of the ancient Roman transportation network
  • Collaborated with the Bill Lane Center for the American West, Cantor Arts Center, the Spatial History Project, and Stanford University Libraries

Campus Tour Guide

Stanford University, April 2013 - March 2014
  • Led tours to inform, entertain, and engage visitors

Etc.

Robert M. Golden Medal for Excellence in the Humanities and Creative Arts

Stanford Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education
  • For Coming Home, a photo series and exhibition about LGBTQ Asian Americans and home
  • Awarded to the finest undergrad honors theses and senior projects in the arts and humanities

Webster McFarland Award in Design

Stanford Department of Art & Art History
  • Nominated by faculty for this undergraduate departmental award

Poster Presentation

2015 ACM User Interface Software and Technology Symposium

Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society

  • "To be elected to Phi Beta Kappa at Stanford, a student must achieve academic distinction in the major as well as in courses across a broad range of fields."

Skills

  • Javascript
  • HTML, CSS
  • Python
  • SQL
  • Git
  • d3.js
  • Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, Lightroom
  • Sketch

Experience with

  • Java, C++, C#
  • Arduino
  • Processing, p5.js
  • Unity, Unreal Engine
  • Kinect
  • Rapid prototyping and manual machining