Isabella Parks

  • Montreal QC

Work experience

Work experience
Apr 2014 - Present

Research Assistant

Nader Lab at McGill University
  • Assistant to a graduate student conducting research on memory formation in rats
  • Executed rat object-location training unassisted; trained in rat brain slicing and drug infusing
  • Acquired valuable insight on the scientific process of literature review and theory development
Jan 2014 - Present

Student Mentor and Tutor

Homework Zone After-School Program
  • Assisted with homework and guided activities one-on-one with mentees
  • Improved problem-solving skills through workshop attendance
  • Recipient of a Letter of Attestation from the Dean of Students for the commitment.
Jun 2014 - Aug 2014

Camp Counselor and ESL Instructor

Camp Langmobile
  • Counselor and English instructor for children aged five to eleven whose first language is French
  • Developed weekly lesson plans to teach English in a fun and interactive way
  • Highly praised for quickly adapting to new situations and handling challenges calmly and effectively
Sep 2014 - May 2014

Volunteer Research Assistant

Centre de recherche en développement humain (CRDH) at McGill University
  • Involved with collecting data for a study on aggression and peer relationships in adolescents
  • Distributed and supervised the completion of self-report questionnaires to participants
  • Displayed formal and professional behaviour to ensure controlled conditions of the research
Jul 2013 - Dec 2013


Musicians' Rights Organization Canada (MROC)
  • Utilized online resources to research information about Canadian musicians
  • Learned how to navigate and input information into a specialized database
  • Carried out work independently; applied time management skills; kept logs of progress
May 2012 - Aug 2012

Cashier, Server and Hostess

Marché Restaurants
  • Maintained excellent relationships with staff and customers
  • Regularly faced novel challenges with confidence and expertise
  • Often put in positions of authority and was recognized as trustworthy and responsible


Sep 2007 - Jun 2011

Ontario Secondary School Diploma

Earl Haig Secondary School

Claude Watson Screen Arts Certificate, Certificate of Bilingual Studies in Extended French



Independent Work

Website Design




Microsoft Word





May 2014 - May 2019

Standard First Aid and CPR/AED Level C

Canadian Red Cross
Jun 2012 - Present

Smart Serve Ontario License

The Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario