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Miriam P. Irvin Ripplinger 209 Reimer Ave. San Marcos, TX (979) 665-1350 Objective:

I am seeking a high school chemistry teaching position for the 2013-2014 school year with the goal of helping all students enjoy and apply chemistry. “No ceremony attaches to the moment that a child sees his own worth reflected in the eyes of an encouraging adult. Though nothing apparent marks the occasion, inside the child a new view of self can take hold.” -- Gavin deBecker


Student Teaching: San Marcos High School; Cooperating teacher: Claudia Dickerson, Supervising professor: Dr. Ozcan Gulacar; completion pending Teacher Certification – December 2013 Texas State University at San Marcos Post-Baccalaureate Certification Plan: Secondary Chemistry Coursework complete, GPA: 4.0 Passed the TExES Exam #160 Pedagogy & Professional Responsibilities EC-12 on August 28, 2013 and Content Exam #140 Chemistry 8-12 on October 26, 2013. Alternative Teacher Certification - July 2010 acthouston Passed the TExES Content Exam #136 Science 8-12 on June 26, 2010 and Exam #111 Generalist 4-8 on August 10, 2010 B.S. Chemistry - August 1988 Texas State University at San Marcos Major: Chemistry Minor: Biology Awards: Dow Scholarship, summer 1987, Dean’s List, 2 semesters

Education Experience:

Special Education Aide – 2008-2011 Rasco Middle School Assisted students with learning disabilities in science and social studies inclusion classes as well as life skills classes Substitute Teacher – 2007-2008 Brazosport Independent School District Substituted for various schools including: Rasco Middle School, Brannen Elementary, Long Elementary, Lanier Middle, Clute Intermediate Substitute Teacher – 2003-2004 Brazosport Independent School District Substituted in elementary through high school, including: Brazosport H.S., Rasco Middle, Velasco Elementary, Lake Jackson Intermediate, Beutel Elementary School Volunteer – 1999-2008 Serve on PTO’s for Beutel, Brannan and Rasco, a kindergarten parent helper at Beutel, a workroom helper at Rasco Laboratory Instructor – 1985-1988 Texas State University As a student, taught organic and general chemistry, anatomy and physiology, and botany

laboratories Other Experience:

Receptionist – Nov 2004 to Jan 2005 Hughes Chiropractic PC Greeted patients, made appointments, answered telephones, and computer work Laboratory Technician – 1993-1994 Dow Chemical Hydrocarbons Analytical Laboratory- Developed and implemented laboratory operating systems. Research Chemist – 1989-1993 Dow Chemical Polyolefins and Elastomers Research, Applied Catalyst Group -Developed new catalyst systems for polyethylene manufacture. Publications: United States Patents 5,231,151; 5,487,938 and 6,172,173 B1 “Silica Supported Transition Metal Catalyst” Awards: Dow Texas Operations Technology Improvement Award, 1992 Gulf Coast Scientists Association Inventor of the Year, 1993


Ozcan Gulacar, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Chemistry and Science Education Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry Texas State University 601 University Drive San Marcos, TX 78666 Phone: (512) 245-6721

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