Research Assistant (Former Employee) – Amherst, MA – June 13, 2016
While as a undergraduate student at UMass Amherst, I began a volunteer independent study in a graduate research laboratory. It was one of the most rewarding decisions I have made since I realized my love for the laboratory environment and culture.
Umass Amherst provides many job opportunities for students.
Cooking Assistant (Former Employee) – Amherst, MA – March 15, 2016
jobs include bus drivers, library assistant, dining hall assistant and tutor. So students can get experience and learn more about the campus. But the hardest part of the job is that when I worked at dining hall, I have stand for 4 hours, that's so tired.
Research Assistant (Former Employee) – Amherst, MA – September 11, 2015
A graduate program is nothing short of difficult, but is rewarding, nonetheless. At UMass, I was able to learn a variety of synthetic tools to help achieve the goal of my thesis, development of a photoclick probe. With the help of my advisors and lab mates, challenges were repeatedly overcome to obtain difficult target compounds in the high yields necessary for further use. The social atmosphere of the office room was amicable, and conversations included everything from sports, literature, music, comic relief, and of course, lab work.
Lab Assistant (Current Employee) – Amherst, MA – June 22, 2015
Working at UMass was a great educational experience. I learned to isolate endophytes from Artemisia annua for research on malaria treatment. I gained experience in long-term culture maintenance and media preparation specific to isolating fungal endophytes.
UMass was a productive and fun place to further my education
Security Monitor for Residential Life (Former Employee) – Amherst, MA – February 16, 2015
While studying at UMass I was employed. I was a lifeguard, security monitor, and research assistant at UMass. Each of these positions advanced my communication, organizational, and time-management skills.
Professor Conner Lab (Current Employee) – Amherst, MA – January 27, 2015
Laboratories on campus offer numerous opportunities for undergraduates to research under a professor or graduate student. Throughout my stay I have worked in several of these labs, learning and achieving as much as possible. The university has plenty of room for self motivated students to succeed.