Filipp Alaverdyan Resume
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Location: New York, NY, USA
School: The City College of New York
Field of study: Sustainability in the Urban Environment

Filipp Alaverdyan Resume

Filipp Alaverdyan

SKILLS/CERTIFICATIONS
 Certifications: Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green Associate
 Computer Skills: Proficient in ArcGIS, Mathematica, Microsoft Office. Elementary in Python, AutoCAD
 Language Skills: English (Native), Russian (Fluent), Spanish (Basic)

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
Davey Resource Group Inc. Brooklyn, NY
Inventory Arborist July 2017 – July 2018
 Inspect and survey trees and other vegetation for Asian Long-horned Beetle (ALB) infestation under the New York Tree Survey Project alongside the United States Department of Agriculture.
 Maintained inventory, collected, inputted, and plotted survey data for 15 different tree species around New York City into a company developed Geographic Information Systems (GIS) style program.
 Tasked with helping to train new hires in proper infield data input. Responsible for community outreach and awareness relevant to Asian Long-horned Beetle.

Binghamton University, Environmental Studies Department Binghamton, NY
Undergraduate Research Assistant July 2016– August 2016
 Assisted with data collection for the Nuthatch Hollow Watershed under the guidance of Dr. Joseph Graney. Data was then used to help assess the viability of a University proposed 2,500 square foot Living Building Project in the area.
 Collected and analyzed water sample data for temperature, dissolved oxygen content, pH levels, and TDS conductivity from various rain catcher spots, streams, and retention ponds in the 75-acre watershed area.

Gowanus E-Waste Warehouse Brooklyn, NY
Intern for ReUse Program June 2015 – January 2015
 Assessed, organized and refurbished donated electronic equipment for possible use in energy efficient projects, for resale, and for appropriate waste electronic disposal.
 Led a team of 3 other interns in testing, repairing, and repricing donated computer hardware, laptops, and smartphones for resale in the warehouse affiliated electronic store.
 Collaborated and coordinated with staff and my fellow team members on organizing at least 2 electronic waste awareness and collection events per month around New York City.

VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE
Binghamton VINES Binghamton, NY
Urban Farm Construction Volunteer April 2017 – May 2017
 An organization dedicated to transforming unused plots of land into sustainable urban community farms where individuals can rent their own raised garden beds.
 Assisted in the planning, clearing, and cleaning of 3 abandoned lots for the construction of urban farm land.
 Learned valuable sustainable urban farming techniques such as rain water recovery, vertical farming implementation, and correct plant species management.

EDUCATION
The City College of New York, Grove School of Engineering New York, NY
 Master of Science in Sustainability in The Urban Environment August 2018 – Present

Binghamton University, State University of New York, Harpur College Binghamton, NY
 Bachelor of Science in Environmental Studies, Concentration in Ecosystems August 2017

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Interests: Aquaponics System Construction, Engineering, Global Ecological and Environmental Trends and Policy
Hobbies: Swimming, Poker, Snowboarding, Chess, Traveling, Computer Building.