Chemical Engineering, The
About Me I am currently a senior
at the University of Akron, graduating in the spring with a Bachelor's
of Science Degreee in Chemical Engineering with a minor in
Chemistry. I am part of the Honors College at the university, and
am actively involved with several organizations on campus. I am a
memeber of the American Institution of Chemical Engineers and Women in
Engineering. Along with school, I am employeed part-time at
Alttran, a custom rubber manufacturing consultation company.
Working here, I am able to formulate, mix, test, and improve upon
rubber compounds that are used for final goods.
Academic Goals Following my graduation, I
am striving to go to graduate school to further my education. The
nature of my research is undetermined at this point. I am hopeful
that more career experience will allow me to choose the best path for
graduate school in the near future.
Career Goals My current career goals include
creating a system of projects at my company that help to keep employees
on track and moving forward. It is desired that this system allow
us to expand greatly in the future and be able to complete more
research and developement. Also, I am striving to have a
leadership role at Alttran in the next five years. I am striving
to create the best rubber compounds to meet our customer's needs.