Peter Ganz

Peter Ganz

Career Interests

renewable energy development, energy modelling, demand and supply forecasting 

Employment Sought:
Internships

Education

Master of Environmental Management, May 2018
Nicholas School of the Environment
Duke University, Durham, NC
Energy and Environment Concentration
 
Bachelor of Artscum laude, May 2014
Creighton University, Omaha, Nebraska
Major: Political Science, GPA 3.64 out of 4.0
Graduated with Distinction Creighton University Political Science Department
Published “The Tea Party in Congress: Examining Voting Trends on Defense and International
Trade Spending Legislation” – Journal of Political Research                                       

Professional Experience

Human Resources Analytics & Reporting Specialist, Kiewit Corporation, Omaha, NE
Work with large data sets of over 30,000 active employee records and over 200,000 inactive records ♦ Clean data sets for analysis ♦ Visually represent data in an easily consumable form ♦ Extract data from multiple HR data systems and compile clear outlines of trends in the company’s workforce ♦ Standardize calculations of key HR metrics at the corporate level ♦ Taught standards to employees across the workforce. June 2014 – July 2016
 
Building Supervisor, Kiewit Fitness Center at Creighton University, Omaha, NE
Manage 3 to 5 student employees ♦ Ensure safety of patrons and respond to all medical emergencies ♦ Assist with administrative work including interviewing and hiring new employees ♦ Prepare and organize special events and order necessary equipment for the facility ♦ Finalist for ‘Campus Recreation Employee of the Year’ in May 2012. August 2011 – May 2014
 
Full-time Congressional Intern, Congressman Raúl Labrador’s Legislative Office (ID-1); Washington, DC 
One Semester, Unpaid Internship for my Home District’s Representative ♦ Organize and respond to roughly 50 pieces of constituent correspondence a day ♦ Provide tours of the United States Capitol Building ♦ Prepare talking points and compile hearing binders for the Congressman and staff members ♦ Orchestrate special events hosted by the Congressman and staff ♦ Attend hearings and briefings in place of or with the Congressman and staff

Additional Information

Stata Data Analysis Software to Identify Relationships with Energy Sourcing, Use, Economic Impacts, & Environmental Interaction ♦ Microsoft Excel for Energy Models, Data Organization, Statistical Analysis, and Data Visualization ♦ Tableau for Data Visualization and Database Synced Automatic Reports ♦ Employee Management ♦ Scenario Development to Assess Various Energy Related Events and the Potential Outcomes ♦ Social Science Research and Writing ♦ Statistical Hypothesis Formulation and Testing ♦ Ability to Read, Analyze, and Translate Data into Consumable Form ♦ 

 

Skills

energy efficiency
excel modeling
forecasting
greenhouse gas mitigation strategies
statistics

Graduation Date

May 2018

Additional Resources

Preferred Location

Midwest
West

Preferred Sector

Business / Industry
Consulting
Research Institute / Think Tank