Stephanie C Howard
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Location: Portland, OR, USA
School: Boise State University
Field of Study: Anthropology

Stephanie C Howard

STEPHANIE HOWARD
4870 Mohawk St. Pocatello, ID 83204
(208) 540 – 2477
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Education
B.S. in Anthropology / Boise State University, Boise ID Graduated 12/18
ANTH 479 Undergraduate Research
● Research on the endocrinology of social relationships by analyzing salivary hormones cortisol and
testosterone
● Firsthand experience with research and protocol design and submission to the Boise State University
IRB for approval
ANTH 330 Human Osteology
● Accurate identification, recovery, analysis, and reporting on human skeletal remains
● Successful completion of biological profile on specimen of unknown sex, age, past trauma, or pathology
ANTH 312 Prehistory of North America
● Use of the Lewis Binford environmental and ethnographic database to design an independent research
project
● Utilization of SPSS to compare and evaluate relationships between environmental and projected
ethnographic data points as evidence to support or refute project hypothesis
Experience
Veterinary Technician / Alta Animal Hospital (June 2020-Present)
1601 Bannock Hwy, Pocatello, ID 83204
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● Admittance and treatment of patients under veterinary doctor’s supervision
● Physical assessment of patients and communication with client(s) of patient history
● Accurate medical documentation of patient history into AVImark system
● Collection of diagnostic samples (blood, urine, dermatologic samples)
● Perform routine diagnostic testing and subsequent treatment of patients, including calculations of drug
dosages
● IV, IM, and SQ injections
● Safe handling of large and small patients of various temperaments
● Operation and maintenance of imaging equipment
● Assistance in surgeries, maintaining aseptic technique
● Patient care and drug counseling/education to clients upon patient discharge
Student Laboratory Technician / Boise State University Office of Research Compliance and
Biomedical Research Vivarium (May 2017-September 2018)
Riverfront Hall Suite 311
1910 University Drive, Boise, ID 83725
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● Proficiency in reading, understanding, and adhering to medical research protocols, SOP’s, and
compliance of laws under the USDA and the IACUC in order to achieve research goals while operating
under an ethical framework
● Implementation of the three research “R’s”: replacement, reduction, and refinement.
● Extensive knowledge of animal husbandry, evaluation of animal behavior, and recognition of medical
conditions concerning mice and rats
● Confidence in small animal handling: inducing and monitoring anesthesia, minor surgical techniques,
and euthanasia
● Recognition and notification to primary investigators of recommended ethical end-point of animals
● Daily laboratory record-keeping on animal numbers, animal health, litters born and correct aging of
neonates, vivarium temperature and humidity
● Use of Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint to compile collected vivarium data
Server / Mazzah Mediterranean Grill ( January 2017-May 2017)
404 E. Parkcenter Blvd.
Boise, ID 83706
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● Taking food and beverage orders from customers in a polite and knowledgeable manner
● Serving food and beverages to tables
● Knowledge of opening procedure of tills for the day as well as closing procedures for tills
● Upkeep of clean and sanitary dishware, surfaces, and tables
● Aware of food and beverage safety standards and procedures
● Confidence and multitasking during rush hours
● Basic prep-cooking experience
Sales Associate / Urban Outfitters INC (May 2014-January 2017)
3424 E. Longwing Ln.
Meridian, ID 83646
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● Completing sales, returns, and online orders of merchandise using a Point of Sale system
● Answering phones and providing excellent customer service—greeting incoming customers in a friendly
way
● Offering styling and fashion advice to customers
● Maintaining of a clean, welcoming, and trendy shop—including early morning opening procedures and
nightly closing procedures
● Daily inventory tracking, price labeling, and organization
● Basic knowledge of merchandise fixture assembling—fit for social media presence
Certifications
CITI Program Expiry
● Human Research - Biomedical Researchers 1/18 – 1/21
● Human Research - Social & Behavioral Researchers 1/18 – 1/21
● Working with the IACUC 5/17 – NO EXPIRY
● Reducing Pain and Distress in Laboratory Mice and Rats 5/17 – NO EXPIRY
● Working with Mice & Rats in Research 5/17 – NO EXPIRY
Extracurricular & Interests
● Accomplished lifelong equestrian, including horse training, riding lessons, and competitions
● Performing violist; participation in the Idaho State Civic Symphony for four seasons
● Intermediate French speaking, writing, and reading
● Aspiring professional Raqs Sharqi artist