Arden Larberg


Aug 2007 - May 2011

Bachelor of Science

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Work History

Work History
Aug 2009 - Present

Undergraduate Researcher

University of North Carolina Geochemistry Laboratory

Study human teeth to discern whether or not more detailed geographical information can be obtained from samples (e.g. where individual was born, lived, moved, died) based on known geographical variations in Sr/Rb isotope ratios. Assist with the running of strontium columns and mass spectrometer analysis.

Aug 2008 - Dec 2009

Undergraduate Research Assistant

University of North Carolina Arabidopsis Genetics Laboratory

Conducted experiments to discern protein localizations, interactions, and importance in the process of the loss of floral organs in Arabidopsis thaliana and completed two research papers.

May 2008 - Aug 2008


The Meridian Resource Company

Assisted geologists with well and drilling data organization, synthesis and analysis. Analyzed most recent annual reports from competing exploration companies to be used in Meridian’s internal portfolio assessment.

May 2008 - Aug 2008


The Houston Museum of Natural Science

Informed visitors about geological properties and significance of various fossils, meteorites, geodes, fluorescing rocks, and widely-used minerals.