Betty Huang


Double major: B.S. in Cognitive Science and B.A. in Mass Communications with specialization in Computing
Major GPA: 3.96, Overall GPA: 3.902


Product Quality Strategist, Google - 2011 to present
Develop tools for the team

Research Assistant at the Reasoning Lab and the Memory Lab, UCLA - 2010 - 2011
Conduct research on how people make causal inductions
Conduct research on implicit and explicit memory
Conduct theoretical investigation in addition to the empirical investigation of reasoning
Present on new cognitive science research weekly

Marketing Aid, GKN Aerospace - 2010 - 2011
Design and implement layouts for displaying aerospace products and airplane models
Create new media content - graphics and video
Ensure quality advertising for the sales department of the company

Grader for Programming and Communication Courses at UCLA - 2009 - 2010
Professors’ assistant
Grade exams, homework, or C++/ Java programs by students
Head Web Design Intern, Connexus Corp - Summer 2009
Design logos, posters, and websites for the company’s clients
Create e-mail graphics, print-work, and PowerPoint design templates for the company

Radio and Video News Reporter for the Daily Bruin - 2009 - 2011
Report audio stories
Edit videos in Final Cut Pro
Freelance Designer and Photographer- 2009 - present
Design and code websites for various clients
Photograph products or create portraits for various clients

Assistant Lab Researcher at the Nephrology Department, Medical College of Georgia Summer 2007
Performed surgeries on white lab rats
Wrote lab reports for experiments
Mixed solutions, grew cells in Petri dishes, executed gel electrophoresis, and did secretarial work


Working knowledge of Adobe Photoshop CS4, Adobe DreamWeaver, and Adobe Illustrator
Working knowledge of HTML/CSS/Javascript/Python
Working knowledge of Final Cut Pro and Adobe Premiere Pro
Working knowledge of setting up Wordpress
Experience with usage of Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint, and Office Outlook

Awards, Honors, and Extracurricular Activities

Graduated with Summa Cum Laude at UCLA 2011
Morgan & Helen Chu Outstanding Scholar Award for the UCLA student with the highest GPA & most units 2008
UCLA Honors Student 2007 - present
Member of Alpha Lambda - Phi Eta Sigma Honors Society 2007 - present
Member of National Society of Collegiate Scholars 2007 - present
Member of Film and Photo Society 2009 - present
Member of UCLA Photography Club 2009 - present
Orange County Science Fair 1st Place 2006
Center-spread feature editor of school newspaper The Oracle 2003 -2007