Lab Safety Representative

Lira Lab, Michigan State University | May 2014 – Present
  • Performed bi-weekly checks on lab safety equipment (e.g. eye wash stations, spill kits etc.) and organized waste (chemical and sharps) pickup
  • Ensured lab personnel had successfully completed training and obtained the appropriate certifications

Poster Evaluator

2017 Mid-Michigan Symposium for Undergraduate Research Experiences (Mid-SURE) | Jul 2017

Peer Reviewer

Journal of Chemical and Engineering Data | Mar 2017

Michigan State University Student Representative

2016 AIChE Recruitment Fair, San Francisco | Nov 2016
  • Provided prospective graduate students from around the country with information on the degree programs, opportunities, current research and graduate life at Michigan State University 

Activity Volunteer

Women in Engineering: Introduce a Girl to Engineering, Michigan State University | Feb 2016, 2017
  • Helped introduce 4th to 8th grade girls to Materials Science and Engineering through interaction with the Materials Studio simulation software 

Secretary

Graduate Student Association (ChEMS GSA), Michigan State University | Sept 2015 – Sept 2016
  • Helped create, negotiate and approve the association’s annual budget with the department administration
  • Worked in a team of 5 to organize events such as weekly social hours, monthly coffee hours, trips and picnics to provide graduate students with opportunities for professional development and community engagement
  • Organized and helped facilitate the “Prospective Student Weekend” designed to introduce prospective graduate students to Michigan State University