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William Sullivan

321 Broad Street | West Seneca, NY 14224
555.555.5555 |

To serve as a biologist for the Tonawanda Wildlife Refuge.

State College of Western New York | Orchard Park, NY | May 2017
Bachelor of Science, Biology


  • Field experience in plant identification, water testing, and environmental impact assessment.
  • Aptitude for data and specimen collection, and conducting protocol-level surveys.
  • Training completed in BSL 1 and 2 environments; advanced coursework completed in microbiology, zoology, marine biology, botany, and primatology.


Buffalo Zoo and Aquarium | Buffalo, NY | May 2017–Present
Intern, Primates

  • Conduct feedings and administer general animal care;monitor and report on facility conditions to prevent injury or distress to primates.
  • Assist chief primatologist in administering medical care to zoo’s primate population.
  • Maintain indoor and outdoor habitats under guidance of staff primatologists to ensure safe and sanitary conditions per facility and government
  • Serve as docent, providing tours of exhibits to public visitors and school groups.

Buffalo State College | Buffalo, NY | January 2015–April 2017
Teaching Assistant

  • Served as teaching assistant for BIO 111 and 112 classes; administered practice exams and developed/facilitated weekly review sessions.
  • Assisted faculty in administration of lab exercises; trained students in use of lab equipment, including Biolyzers and microscopes (compound and electron).

Erie County Library | Elma, NY | December 2012–May 2017
Library Assistant

  • Administered checkout and restock operations.


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