Yuejiao Wan

Yuejiao Wan

Career Interests

Consulting work and project manager
Employment Sought:
Internships

Education

Master of Environmental Management, May 2019
Nicholas School of the Environment
Duke University, Durham, NC
Concentration: Environmental Economics and Policy
 
Bachelor of Arts, May 2019
Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
Major(s): Environment and Urban Studies (3-2 cooperative program with Duke University)

Professional Experience

Climate/Energy Policy Research Assistant, Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions Researched the transformation of public transportations towards zero emission of carbon to identify alternative solutions. Researched electricity market dynamic and smart grid to assist the formal presentation of the Nicholas Institute. Developed a glossary of energy terms to assist the future presentations of the Nicholas Institute. September 2017 – Present
 
Assistant at the Water Monitoring Lab of Bard College; Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
Collected water samples from Sawkill, mastered running Enterolert Assay and Colilert Assay, recorded and analyzed data to detect how the sewage pipe affects water quality. June – August 2015
 
Assistant at Hudsonia Ltd. at Bard College; Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
Categorized mosses, sorted data, and pressed collected plants to help make herbarium. Fall 2014 – Spring, 2017
 
Course Hero at Bard College; Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
Organized a team to collect and upload 197 academic documents to Course Hero. Advocated for sharing study guides and notes and Donated 16 books to African Children. Fall 2014 - Winter, 2014
 
LEADERSHIP Student Leader of Food Recovery Program at Bard College, NY
Cooperated with Food Recovery Network and Bard Food Initiative Team. Coordinated between Bard’s Kline Kitchen and Soup Kitchen at United Methodist Church. Collected data at Kline Kitchen, recruited volunteers, and prepared for food delivery. Significantly reduced food waste on campus and provide more food for the local homeless people. Fall 2014 – Spring 2017

Projects

Independent Project on Water and Air Quality at Fudan University, Shanghai, China
Initiated and earned a $2,150 grant for the independent project in China; Designed an experiment on the exchange of fecal bacteria from water to air. Collaborated with Environmental Engineering Lab in Fudan University, collected water and air samples, cultured bacteria, collected and analyzed data.  Made comparison with the results of the similar experiments in New York city. Summer 2016, Summer 2017

Additional Information

Computer: Microsoft Programs (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), data analysis (STATA)

Skills

citizen science
community-based management
cost-benefit analysis
environmental economics
statistics

Graduation Date

May 2019

Additional Resources

Languages

English
Mandarin

Preferred Location

International
Northeast
Southeast
West

Preferred Sector

Business / Industry
Consulting
Entrepreneur / Start-up
Non-profit / NGO
Research Institute / Think Tank
State / Local Government