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Lisa E. Sun

hellosunlisha@gmail.com \\\ 336.608.0068


Education

Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, May 2016

Pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science and Studio Art

William L. Poteat, Eleanor L. Davis, and Mullen Scholarships awarded for academic merit

GPA: 3.89; Dean’s List: Fall 2012-present


Internships

User Interface Intern, Premier, Inc, Charlotte, North Carolina, May-August 2014

  • Created an interactive data visualization showing similarity of healthcare facilities using the k-nearest neighbors algorithm (Used Javascript, React.js, Art.js)
  • Demonstrated my product to stakeholders throughout the organization

Research Intern, Center for Design Innovation, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, June 2013

  • Researched the development of interactive, intelligent art at CDI, a government funded research facility
  • Created blog/website documenting the research process, tools, and resources for interactive public projects

Research

Wake Forest University URECA Researcher, May 2015-present

  • Research applying machine learning algorithms to bariatric patient data to predict correlation between data and surgery success

Work Experience

User Interface Software Engineer, Premier, Inc, Charlotte, North Carolina, December 2014-January 2015

  • Rapidly prototyping and designing the new user interface for Premier, Inc.’s social media platform.  (Using Javascript, React.js)

Wake Forest University Computer Science Tutor, August 2014-present

  • Tutor introductory computer science students in areas such as binary number systems, logic gates, machine/assembly code, algorithms, data structures, C++, etc.

Domino’s Employee, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, August 2015-presesnt

  • Provide exceptional customer service to clients over the phone and in person
  • Work with a team to efficiently prep, make, and box pizza

Etsy Shop Owner, January 2013-January 2014

  • Sold handmade jewelry and apparel on online Etsy shop
  • Communicated with customers to facilitate excellent customer shopping experience-5/5 star rating
  • Reached over $2800 in revenue in 2013
  • Provided scholarships to children in Jamaica with profit

Leadership

Howler Yearbook Photographer-In-Chief, August 2015-present

  • Compile university events that need to be photographed and assign photographers to events
  • Edit the photos taken and insert them into the yearbook spreads

Study Abroad

American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, February 2015-June 2015

  • Completed classes in both majors and also Arabic language and culture
  • Spent most of the time star-gazing, good food-eating, and adventure-making with new lifelong friends

 

Skills

  • Technical proficiency in OS X, Windows, and Linux operating systems
  • Expertise in Google Drive, Microsoft Office, and most Adobe products
  • Working knowledge in Javascript, C++, Java, SQL, PHP, Erlang, Prolog, and counting…
  • Strong aptitude and passion for learning new information
  • Competent interpersonal skills (other than the occasional bad puns)
  • Fluent English (I can write Shakespearean sonnets), fluent conversational Chinese (I can’t write Shakespearean sonnets in Chinese)