Shailey Vora


Sep 2006 - Present


University of California San Diego

Relevant Coursework: Econometrics, Microeconomics

Sep 2006 - Present


University of California San Diego

Relevant Coursework: Intro to Programming, Social Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, and Behavioral Psychology

Jun 2009 - Aug 2009

University of Sussex


Psychology and Social Issues

Corporate Scandal and Business Greed: Corporate Social Responsibility




Exceptional management and organizational skills to balance workload with challenging deadlines. Extensive experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, and Powerpoint. Quick learner, fast adapter to new environments, and a talented, hard working, motivated individual. Linguistic Skills - basic understanding of Spanish, Gujarati, and Hindi.  

Work History

Work History
Mar 2008 - Present

Conversation Leader

UCSD Extension Center
  • Conversed in English with a diverse set of students in a classroom from many parts of the world.
  • Enhanced my communication skills through facilitating conversations between the students.
  • Learned how to interact with different types of people to understand their mentalities or beliefs.
Jun 2008 - Dec 2008

Office Assistant

Technology Litigation Corporation
  • Provided administrative duties which resulted in an increase in organization efforts within the company.
  • Became proficient with Microsoft Word when typing documents, creating labels, or event planning.
  • Verified files and aided customers, resulting in an increased knowledge of the importance of confidentiality.
Feb 2007 - Oct 2007

Team Member

Jamba Juice
  • Collaborated with other team members to satisfy our customers’ nutritional needs.
  • Interacted with customers to assure their desired order and developed strong communication skills.
  • Understood the importance of teamwork to achieve a desirable outcome for our customers.


  • EAP Study Abroad Scholarship Award
  • Toastmasters Youth Leadership Program Award
  • Bank of America Chemistry Award

Other Experience

Philanthropy Committee Chair, Alpha Kappa Psi Co-Ed Business Fraternity (March 09 – current)

  • Developed a business plan to organize Relay for Life for 70 team members and raised over $600.
  • Arranged a Blood Drive through which over 35 pints of blood was donated.
  • Presented weekly presentations using Microsoft Powerpoint on upcoming events and the importance of philanthropy in front of over 65 members.

Brotherhood Committee, Alpha Kappa Psi Co-Ed Business Fraternity

(Sep 08 – Dec 08)

  • Managed the budgeting of our committee through the use of Microsoft Excel.
  • Collaborated with 17 other members to raise $5.5 thousand for various projects.
  • Raised over $200 alone from bowl-a-thon and recruited over 50 members for a company called Skybuy.

Captain/Choreographer, UCSD Raas Ruckus Dance Team

(April 08 – May 09)

  • Presided a group of 20 people when forming a competitive team; developed tenacity in my performance.
  • Cooperated with other team officers when making important decisions regarding the team.
  • Utilized Microsoft Excel for creating a budget sheet to monitor the expenses.

Vice Chair for Programming, Student Committee on Residential Enhancement UCSD

(Sep 07 – June 08)

  • Developed strong decision making and management skills through planning student events/programs.
  • Created a conservation promotion program through advertisement and events for over 200 students.
  • Improvised on my public speaking and leadership skills through weekly club meetings.

Tutor, Preuss School UCSD

(Jan 08 – June 08)

  • Worked with a second grade teacher to tutor her students in the field of science.
  • Developed patience when trying to teach the students the different material presented to them.
  • Learned the importance of giving back to the community with the little children I worked with.