Science Department Chair resume example with 11+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - -
Professional Summary

Multi-talented in leadership with a physical science and math minded background, who is consistently rewarded for success in planning and operational improvements. Experience in policy development and staff management procedures positively impacting overall morale and productivity.

  • Documentation
  • Department Collaboration
  • Teaching
  • Curriculum Development
  • Strategic planning
  • Recordkeeping
  • Regulatory compliance
  • Department collaboration
  • Equipment maintenance
  • AP course instruction
  • Technological instruction
  • Creative learning strategies
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Effective time management
  • Personable and outgoing
  • Positive reinforcement
  • Systems analysis
  • Conflict resolution
Work History
06/2016 to Current
Science Department Chair Corteva, Inc. Pierre, SD,
  • Mentored new teacher in successful strategies, techniques, materials, and supplementary technologies.
  • Maintained current industry knowledge by reading publications, attending conferences and completing training.
  • Guided class discussions using role-playing and assessment methodologies.
  • Advised students on academic and career matters.
  • Stayed informed about current developments in field of specialization to enhance real-world instructional applications.
  • Developed instructional objectives to set curriculum requirements for course level.
  • Instructed physical science or mathematics courses at college level.
  • Evaluated student work to measure transfer of knowledge.
  • Planned, implemented, monitored and assessed classroom instructional program.
  • Facilitated group sessions and provided one-on-one support.
  • Met with parents to resolve conflicting educational priorities and issues.
  • Created new lesson plans based on course objectives.
  • Developed program to work with students and increase interest in higher learning.
  • Maintained safety and security of all youth under care.
08/2014 to 05/2016
Research Assistant Boehringer Ingelheim FL, State,
  • Conducted meticulous research to identify information and answer multifaceted questions.
  • Planned, modified, and executed research techniques, procedures and tests.
  • Summarized search results by preparing written reports, graphs, fact sheets and tables.
  • Validated incoming data to check information accuracy and integrity while independently locating and correcting concerns.
  • Performed statistical, qualitative and quantitative analysis.
  • Collaborated with leadership team to identify relevant questions and determine best methods of collection.
  • Gathered, prepared and analyzed biological bone samples.
  • Supervised undergraduate students working on research projects.
  • Stocked, organized and prepared supplies.
  • Entered data into #D scanner NextEngine, modeled results and generated reports.
  • Cleaned and maintained equipment in good working order.
  • Recorded data and maintained source documentation following good documentation practices.
11/2010 to 08/2013
Production Technician Wastequip Dupo, IL,
  • Calibrated machines to maintain required productivity levels and adherence to quality standards.
  • Performed preventive maintenance to maintain optimal productivity and increase equipment lifetime.
  • Implemented updated operating procedures for extrusion machine and adjusted use to increase productivity and longevity.
  • Oversaw logistics and inventory management for storeroom.
  • Promptly documented and reported all defective equipment and hazardous conditions.
  • Monitored employee actions for adherence to safety procedures.
  • Used hand trucks, forklifts and scissor lifts to complete tasks and transport items.
  • Monitored production schedule to keep proper amount of inventory on hand.
  • Performed general equipment maintenance and repair to minimize downtime.
  • Inspected products and machines to ensure quality and efficiency.
05/2008 to 04/2010
Pre-Delivery Inspector Toyota City, STATE,
  • Located and investigated production concerns and helped management implement corrective actions.
  • Repaired faults, reassembled products and completed additional tests.
  • Performed inspection rounds vehicles before sending to the dealers.
  • Conducted tests and diagnostic procedures using tools such as analyzers, multimeters and power supplies.
  • Updated quality control standards, methods and procedures to meet compliance requirements.
  • Calibrated instruments and scales in production area and quality lab.
Expected in 05/2016
Bachelor of Arts: Physics
University of Florida - Gainesville, FL

- Science Teacher - Had the highest test score results out of every subject in the high school.

- Oversaw research operations for the Natural History Museum at the University of Florida for their research into the evolution of even toed ungulates.

- Travel and presented research findings

- Improved production quality systematically by designing a new type of out of round adjuster for PVC extrusion at Spears Manufacturing

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School Attended

  • University of Florida

Job Titles Held:

  • Science Department Chair
  • Research Assistant
  • Production Technician
  • Pre-Delivery Inspector


  • Bachelor of Arts

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