Jack Truskowski's Interactive Resume


Contact

1010 E Washington Ave Apt. 601, Madison WI, 53703
Personal Email (preferred): jtruskow@gmail.com
Academic Email: jtruskowski@wisc.edu
Personal Phone: 203-837-6494

Education

University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison WI Sep. 2017 - Dec. 2019 (est)
M.S. Computer Science
Department of Computer Sciences

Bowdoin College, Brunswick ME Sep. 2013 - May 2017
B.A. Computer Science, minor in Music


Work Experience

Teaching Assistant, University of Wisconsin-Madison Aug. 2017 - present

CS200 (4 semesters) - Introduction to Computer Science, a 600+ student course at UW-Madison taught in Java. Responsibilities include: Teach weekly lab sections, design and implement homework assignments, creation of an automated grading tool to grade hundreds of students' participation scores, grade student projects, hold weekly office hours.
CS300 (1 semester) - Programming II, taught in the summer on the campus of Epic Systems. Responsibilities include: Hold weekly office hours to help students on weekly programming assignments. Grading of exams. Creation of automated test suites to grade weekly programming assignments in Java. Proctor midterms and final exam.


Teaching Assistant, Bowdoin College Sep. 2014 - May 2017

Hold weekly office hours to assist students. Communicate regularly with professors to ensure students are receiving help and problem areas are addressed. Also employed as a grader and private tutor of problem sets and programming assignments for Data Structures, AI, and Introduction to Computer Science.


Cognitive Computing Intern, IBM Summer 2016

Worked in a team to apply machine learning to derive insights from customer data


Summer Research Fellow, Bowdoin College Summer 2015 - Fall 2016

Awarded a grant to design and implement an interactive music system in Max/MSP/Jitter. Backend written in C++.



Technical Skills

Programming Languages: Python, Java, C++, C, Swift
Software & Tools: Emacs, LaTeX, Linux, Git fluent