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Siobahn C. Day, M.S.

PhD Candidate | Title III HBGI PhD Fellow

Summary

Experienced computing professional with a demonstrated history of working in the higher education industry for over 10+ years. Skilled in databases, development, project management, programming, software documentation, teaching, and training. A community leader, entrepreneur, and philanthropist who is committed to assisting and bringing technology into any domain.

Skills

10
Databases

Oracle 10G, Oracle 11G, Microsoft Access 

10
Hardware/Systems

Mac, Windows

10
Applications

Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Acrobat Professional, Adobe Flash, Dreamweaver, Microsoft Office Suite

9
Languages

C++, HTML 5/CSS, Javascript, SQL, PHP, Python, UNIX, Visual Basic

Education

Work experience

2016Present

Title III HBGI PhD Fellow

North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University, Greensboro, NC

The Title III HBGI PhD Fellowship is a prestigious award offered to qualified Ph.D. students enrolled in STEM disciplines at North Carolina A&T State University.  The purpose of the Fellowship is to increase the number of native Black Americans earning a Ph.D. degree in STEM disciplines through a program of financial assistance.  The Fellowship, consisting of a stipend and supplemental benefits, is funded through a Title III HBGI grant from the U.S. Department of Education.

20152016

Graduate Research Assistant

North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University, Greensboro, NC

Researcher for the Center for Advanced Studies in Identity Sciences (CASIS)
Perform a variety of administrative tasks including preparation of Power Point presentations, data entry and analysis, web site development, collating marketing materials and presentations.

Provide assistance with event planning including supervision of undergraduate student workers.
Facilitate projects in an office with other students; serve on short-term college project teams.
Support departmental processes related student recruitment including contacting prospective students, creation of marketing materials, peer advising/mentoring, conducting campus tours and orientation activities, and delivery of presentations.
Supervise a computer laboratory.
• Assist a faculty member with a research project; engage in literature searches.
Assisting faculty in the development of new material for their courses.

20132015

Business and Technology Application Analyst

North Carolina Central University, Durham, NC

• Provide system analysis and maintenance to existing and newly designed Banner applications
• Traces problems and/or issues through the system in order to ensure problem resolution and continued availability of administrative systems by various university constituents.
• Develops designs, enhances, and supports technical solutions to Banner and related administrative system applications.
• Ensures appropriate testing and data validation performed prior to implementation in production environment.
• Provide instruction/training as needed to various university constituents in the use of current and new technologies.
• Consults with university constituents, other technical staff, technical consultants and vendor support persons, serving as a technical resource on various committees to provide solutions to medium to complex administrative problems.
• Researches requests and provides appropriate feedback to facilitate decision-making.

20122015

Adjunct Professor

ITT Technical Institute, Durham, NC

• Teaches material from approved curriculum and develops daily lesson plans to include instructional aids.
• Participates in school retention initiatives by providing regular, accurate, and timely feedback to students and the school concerning academics, behavior, attendance, etc.
• Motivates students to actively participate in all aspects of the educational process.
• Completes professional development and in-service activities in accordance with college standards.
• Maintains expertise in subject area and recommends improvements in curriculum design.
• Instructs students in laboratory safety procedures if applicable.
• Performs duties in the Learning Resource Center as assigned.
• When possible, participates in core course academic support programs, certification programs, and student professional associations.

Classes Taught:

• IT 203 Database Concepts
• IT 260 Network Application Services and Security
• NT 1330 Client Server II
• NT 1430 Linux Networking
• GS 1140 Problem Solving
• ET 156 Introduction to C Programming
• NT 2580 Introduction to Information Security
• NT 2670 Email and Web Services
• NT 1110 Computer Structure and Logic

20102013

Business and Technology Application Technician

North Carolina Central University, Durham, NC

• Responsible for implementing and maintaining applications which interface with the Banner ERP systems.
• Duties include but are not limited to the Banner Document Management Software (BDMS).
• Supports the functional user communities, provides system analysis, coordinates training, processes related security access requests, and coordinates scheduled maintenance and problem resolution to ensure continued availability of applications.
• Create Documentation and Video Tutorials for users
• Assists with Banner Finance

20082010

Technology Support Application Analyst

North Carolina Central University, Durham, NC

• Provide technical support for usability issues and critical site problems through telephone, e-mail, web and accepted applications support for the NCCU Community
• Provide remote support for clients off-site as well as in other departments across campus
• Provide support for access to the wireless network, network connectivity, email and system related issues dealing with usernames and passwords
• Installation of ITS supported software and hardware
• Route issues to the correct division within the ITS Department
• Provide feedback for correcting technical issues effecting the campus
• Provide documentation for all activities completed
• Provided and assisted with technology training for NCCU Campus

20062008

ATM Servicing Operations Analyst

State Employees Credit Union, Raleigh, NC

• Monitoring ATM network with TCS, EMS, and Decal applications.
• Responsible for an individual region of ATMs, Hubs, and Branches.
• Place and monitor third-party vendor maintenance for ATMs/branches and ATM cash calls.
• Provide member service to hubs and branches.
• Maintain a shift log of all issues/problems worked on.
• Identify needs for escalations and notify shift supervisor.
• Continually identify trends, issues, problems within region (s) being monitored.

20062006

Financial Services Representative

SunTrust Bank, Durham, NC

• Open new accounts, take loan applications, and refer customers to specialized bankers.
• Perform basic sales functions, develop product loan knowledge, and perform teller functions.
• Provide superior customer service through listening to customers, anticipating their needs, and recommending financial services.
• Vault Teller
• Notary Public

20052006

Teller

SunTrust Bank, Durham, NC

• Refer customers to specialized bankers.
• Perform teller functions.
• Commit to accuracy and speed to meet client needs.

Publications

Awards

Professional Service

  • 2017 Programming Merit Badge Instructor, Boy Scouts of America (Old North State Council), North Carolina A&T State University, Greensboro, NC
  • 2017 Instructor, INTech Camp for Girls, Fall Region 2 National Society of Black Engineers Conference, Greensboro, NC.
  • 2017 Judge, Fall Region 2 National Society of Black Engineers Conference, Greensboro, NC. 
  • 2017 Judge, NC First TECH Challenge Championship, FIRST North Carolina A&T State University, Greensboro, NC
  • 2016 Programming Merit Badge Instructor, Boy Scouts of America (Old North State Council), North Carolina A&T State University, Greensboro, NC
  • 2016 Mentor, Students & Technology in Academia Research and Service (STARS) North Carolina A&T State University, Greensboro, NC
  • 2016 Program Assistant Director, CASIS/BEACON URI++, NC A&T State University North Carolina A&T State University, Greensboro, NC
  • 2016 Instructor, Build a Webpage in a Day, Black Girls Code Shaw University, Raleigh, NC
  • 2016 Instructor, Engineer Like a Girl, Society of Women Engineers North Carolina A&T State University, Greensboro, NC
  • 2016 Queuer, Annual NC First Robotics Competition, FIRST North Carolina A&T State University, Greensboro, NC
  • 2015 Tech Assistant, Build a Game in a Day, Black Girls Code ITT Technical Institute, RTP, NC

Core Competencies

  • Leadership
  • Training
  • Project Management
  • Public Speaking
  • Customer Service 
  • Management
  • Software Documentation
  • Analysis
  • Research
  • Process Improvement
  • Teaching
  • System Adminstration
  • Business Development
  • Fundraising
  • Security