Danielle Hess

Freelance Content Writer & Proofreader

Location:Cherry Hill, New Jersey, United States
2 Skills

Master of Arts in Higher Education Administration, University of Louisville, 2003 (GPA 3.856/4.0). Internship within the Education Resource and Technology Center

Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy and Humanities, University of Louisville, 2001 (GPA 3.69/4.0 - graduated with distinction)

Honors and Awards

The Department of Philosophy’s Outstanding Senior Award
The Woodcock Society
Golden Key National Honor Society
Phi Kappa Phi National Honor Society
Dean's List, Four Semesters

Work Experience

Hess, Danielle. “Hip Hop and Horror.” Icons of Hip Hop: An Encyclopedia of the Movement, Music, and Culture. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 2007. 369-370. Print.

Hess, Danielle. “Vegetarian Rappers.” Icons of Hip Hop: An Encyclopedia of the Movement, Music, and Culture. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 2007. 385. Print.

Department Manager, Management Department, Drexel University. December 2008- May 2010. Salary $51,000. Duties include:

• Manage the Department of Management
• Schedule and maintain roster of classes
• Advise faculty of university policy
• Manage operational budget
• Coordinate the weekly research seminar series
• Arrange all payments for graduate assistants and adjunct faculty
• Utilize Banner to input faculty assignments
• Use Hyperion to run reports
• Supervise graduate assistants
• Coordinate faculty searches
• Provide excellent customer service to Management students

Program Manager, Law and Public Affairs, Princeton University. May 2007-July 2007.
Salary $54,000. Duties include:

• Manage the Law and Public Affairs program
• Plan large educational conferences
• Coordinate with each state’s bar association to grant continuing legal education credits
• Advise faculty and fellows of university policy
• Manage 7 budgets in excess of $1,115,000
• Create and maintain multiple confidential mailing lists

Program Manager, Humanistic Studies, Princeton University. October 2006 – March 2007. Salary $48,000. Duties include:

• Manage Humanities Studies program
• Organize course information in PeopleSoft
• Maintain student information in PeopleSoft
• Supervise five Journalism courses per semester
• Coordinate the four-course Humanities sequence
• Advertise fellowships, student grants, and open courses
• Provide administrative support to 15 faculty
• Submit requests for book orders, desk copies, and electronic reserves for all Humanities courses
• Plan student trips

Administrative Associate, Division of Internal Medicine, University of Louisville. January 2004 – July 2006. Salary $37,301. Duties included:

• Advise faculty of university policy
• Provide administrative support to 30 faculty
• Supervise and manage 5 staff members
• Maintain courses in Blackboard
• Assist in seminar planning
• Use PeopleSoft for budget and HR management
• Maintain clinic schedule
• Create purchase orders and travel vouchers
• Coordinate faculty and staff hires
• Write annual report

Graduate Assistant and Intern, Education Resource and Technology Center, University of Louisville. March 2002 - December 2003. Stipend $12,000 Duties included:

• Compose college-wide technology usage policy
• Create informational brochure for incoming students
• Develop an office procedures manual
• Write departmental mission statement
• Schedule classroom and equipment usage for College of Education & Human Development
• Assist students in the application of technology
• Teach classes in technology to faculty and staff


Donna DeCarolis
Associate Dean of Strategic Initiatives and Department Head
Management Department
Drexel University

Cass Garner
Department Manager
Humanities Council
Princeton University

Kim Lane Scheppele
Director of LAPA
415 Robertson Hall
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Content Writing