Answers.com – Independent Contractor – oDesk
Aidan supplies content for Answers.com. Duties include: editing and project management, handling a team of 5-12 writers, editing under strict deadlines. Adherence to strict formatting guidelines is essential.
2013 – Present
EBay – Independent Contractor – oDesk
EBay is an online site that hosts auctions for sellers and buyers. Write the “How to…” guides for the UK eBay site for buyers to review prior to buying a specific item. This position requires writing guides of approximately 2500 words on a variety of topics. Extensive research is required, as well as adherence to specific formatting guidelines and British style of writing.
2012 - Present
Axima International – Independent Contractor – oDesk
Axima International is an online content publishing company. I work within Axima for Online Publishing, Inc. as an editor/proofreader/copywriter.
Specific duties include: manage a team of nine writers, write content for websites, edit and proofread web content, review writer’s hours and assure payment; and other duties as assigned.
T. Houston Technologies – Independent Contractor – oDesk
T. Houston Technologies is a legal software development company. Edit/proofread/write legal documents related to the product, Cash Management, and other banking related products.
Mosaic Sales Solutions – Field Representative
Merchandise Disney DVD's to chain supermarkets, Walmart and KMart. Merchandisers are responsible for merchandising theaters to install standees and other merchandising materials, poster deployment, and theater relations to company standards.
Staff Writer UCD Advocate
Write articles as assigned by the editor on a variety of topics. Functioning under strict deadlines and protocols, write articles as assigned.
Southern New Hampshire University, Manchester, NH 03106 2013-Present
Masters English, Creative Writing Concentration
Metropolitan State College of Denver, Denver, CO 2007 - 2011
Undergraduate Study, Anthropology, Biology, Chemistry, English
Arapahoe Community College, Littleton, CO 2006 - 2007
Associate of Arts
Undergraduate Research Experience
Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO
McNair Scholars Program (Mentors: Dr Jonathan Carlson and Dr Erica Suchman)
Investigate the effects of the densonucleosis virus on gene expression.
University of Colorado Denver, Denver, CO
Department of Cardiology
Dr. Timothy McKinsey
Pulmonary hypotension disease processes
“Microarray Changes in Gene Expression Due to Densonucleosis Virus Infection” – Ronald E. McNair Scholars California Research Symposium, UC Berkeley
“Microarry Changes in Gene Expression Due to Densonucleosis Virus Infection” – Ronald E. Mc Nair Scholars SACNAS National Conference, Salt Lake City, UT
Honors and Awards
1978 Azusa High School National Honor Society and California Scholarship Federation
2007 Arapahoe Community College Dean’s List
2008 Metropolitan State College of Denver National Science and Math Award
2008 Metropolitan State College of Denver Ronald E. McNair Scholar