Amanda Knox

Permanent Address:
350 Milltown Blvd.
St. Stephen, NB
E3L 1J4

Current Address:
9 Forest Hill Rd. Apt. 15
Fredericton, NB
E3B 4J9

Phone: (506) 466-4548
E-mail: amandak_11@hotmail.com

Education:

Bachelor of Science
Saint Francis Xavier University, Antigonish, NS 2005-2009
First Class Honours in Biology
Degree received in May 2009

High School Diploma
St. Stephen High School, St. Stephen, NB June 2005
• High honours graduate
• Graduate of French Immersion, certified bilingual

Employment Experience:

Assistant Aquarium Coordinator
· Huntsman Marine Science Center, St. Andrews, NB (seasonal) May-Sept 2009
· Supervised aquarium interpreters
· Gave guided tours to groups of all ages
· Aided in training of harbour seals

Demonstrator
St. Francis Xavier University, Antigonish, NS 2007-2009
· Assisted with 1st and 2nd year biology labs

Interpreter
Huntsman Marine Science Center, St. Andrews, NB (seasonal) May-Aug 2007
· Cared for animals in the aquarium center
· Gave guided tours to groups of all ages
· Designed educational activities for local day care

Assistant to Town Horticulturist
Town of St. Stephen, NB (seasonal) May-Aug 2006
Planted and maintained flower beds and boxes
Worked in teams to complete tasks efficiently

Cashier and Stock Person
Charlotte County Hospital Gift Shop, St. Stephen, NB (seasonal) May-Aug 2005
• Stocked and cleaned gift shop
• Operated cash register
• Learned customer service and organizational skills

After School Program Worker
Charlotte County Boys and Girls Club, St. Stephen, NB 2004-2005
Organized activities, provided informal counseling
Learned leadership and communication skills

Supervisor of Park Development
Town of St. Stephen, NB (seasonal) June-Sept 2004
• Maintained town park area
• Worked independently with no supervisor
• Learned time management and self-direction skills

Cashier and Customer Service
Canadian Tire, St. Stephen, NB 2002-2004
Operated cash register and facilitated returns
Provided customer service in person and on the telephone

Volunteer Experience:

Marine intertidal research, 2008
AWI, Helgoland, Germany
Designing scientific experiment
Site work
• Sampling

Bird Rescue, 2008
Helgoland, Germany
· Working with the Bird Sanctuary to rescue and tag guillemots

Member of graduating class fund-raising committee, 2005
Staff member for Yearbook, 2005
Volunteer at Charlotte County Boys and Girls Club, 2004
Student Life Editor for Yearbook, 2004
Religious Education teacher for grades K-4, 1999-2005

Extra Curricular Activities:

Xavier Cheerleading, 2005-2008
SSHS Cheerleading, 2003-2005
High School Curling, 2001-2005


Updated: August 2009