Curriculum Vitae

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Computing Experience

Back-end programming: 
C, C++, Qt, Java, PHP, SQL, ASP.NET, C#, Visual Basic.NET.
Front-end programming: 
Javascript, HTML, CSS, XML, AJAX.
Critical and embedded systems programming: 
SPARK Ada, x86 Assembler, VHDL, Siemens LOGO! Soft.
Parallel computing and multithreading: 
C (w/MPI), C++, OpenGL, OpenCL, Python (w/Multiprocessing).
Big data and machine learning: 
MATLAB, Python (w/Tensorflow), R.
Other languages: 
Lua, UML, LaTeX, R Markdown, VBA.
GIS software: 
QGIS, ArcGIS (w/ModelBuilder).
Software and tools: 
Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, Flash, Microsoft Office suite, Visio, Access, SQL Server, MySQL, SVN, Git, VirtualBox, VMWare Player.

Education

Universität Tübingen (University of Tübingen)

PhD in Early Prehistory (in progress)
2018 Feb–Present

Modules included:

  • GIS Fundamentals 1 & 2
  • Primate Evolution
  • Introduction to Human Evolution
  • Archaeobotany
  • Modern Human Origins
  • Introduction to Human Osteology
  • The Evolution of Culture and Cognition
  • Ancient Coinage as Source for Classical Studies

Prifysgol Abertawe (Swansea University)

Advanced Computer Science MSc (Distinction)
2016 Sep–2017 Sep

Modules included:

  • Graphics Processor Programming
  • Big Data and Machine Learning
  • Software Testing
  • High-Performance Computing in C/C++
  • Critical Systems
  • IT Security: Theory and Practice

Universidad Francisco Gavidia (Francisco Gavidia University)

Electronic Engineering (Excellence)
2011 Jan–2015 Dec

Modules included:

  • Hardware Description Language
  • Microprocessors II
  • Programming I
  • Digital Electronics II

ITCA-FEPADE

Technician in Computer Systems Engineering
2011 Jan–2014 Jan

Completed (no degree). Modules included:

  • Systems Development IV
  • Client-Server Applications
  • Web Design and Multimedia II
  • Object-Oriented Programming

Employment

Department of Early Prehistory and Quaternary Ecology, University of Tübingen

Research associate
2018 Feb–Present

B. Braun Medical Central America & Caribe S.A. de C.V.

Chief Information Officer (CIO)
2016 Jan–2016 Aug

Tasks included the administration of IT network and infrastructure, providing technical support, acting as technical adviser for local management, and implementing international IT projects locally.

Archaeological Fieldwork

Department of Early Prehistory and Quaternary Ecology, University of Tübingen

TBA
TBA

Teaching Experience

Department of Early Prehistory and Quaternary Ecology, University of Tübingen

Substitute lecturer for one session of the module ‘The Evolution of Culture and Cognition’
2018 Oct

Faculty of Engineering and Systems, Francisco Gavidia University

Undergraduate teaching assistant for the module ‘Digital Electronics I’
2015 Aug–2015 Nov

Held weekly office hours for students, assisting them with revision, explaining example problems, and solving exercises.

Undergraduate teaching assistant for the module ‘Electronics I’
2015 Feb–2015 Jun

Held weekly office hours for students, assisting them with revision, explaining example problems, and solving exercises.

Conference Organisation

Meeting of Students of Evolution and Ecology (Meeting StEvE) 2020. Tübingen, Germany

Organising committee
2020 Nov

PRIMARCH: New Methodologies in Primate Archaeology. Tübingen, Germany

Co-Organiser
2020 Feb

Volunteer Work

Salvadoran Emergencies Association (ASAE)

Graphic designer and translator
2011 Apr–Present

Designed logos and flyers for the organisation, conferences, and courses. Translated official documents and other texts (Spanish–English).

Webmaster
2011 Apr–2015 Feb

Built the organisation website.

Central American and Caribbean Intensive Therapy Consortium (COCECATI)

Graphic designer and webmaster
2010 Oct–Present

Designed the organisation logo and built the website.

Salvadoran Association of Critical and Intensive Care Medicine (ASALMECCI)

Graphic designer and conference collaborator
2010 Jun–2012 Oct

Digitalised and re-worked organisation logo. Participated in two conferences as technical staff.

Languages

Spanish
– Native
English
– Fluent (CEFR C2)
French
– Advanced (CEFR B2–C1)
German
– Intermediate (CEFR B1)
Welsh
– Beginner (CEFR A1)
Armenian
– Basic

Certifications

B. Braun Technical Training Course on Continuous Infusion Technique Including Inspection, Maintenance and Repair of Medical Devices
2016 Apr–2019 Apr

Honours and awards

Swansea University International Excellence Scholarship
2016 Jul
Diploma of Recognition from the Salvadoran Association of Engineers and Architects (ASIA)
2016 Jul
Graduated with academic excellence from Universidad Francisco Gavidia
2016 May
Diploma of Academic Merit from the Faculty of Engineering and Systems of Universidad Francisco Gavidia
2015 Nov
Diploma of Academic Excellence from the Faculty of Engineering and Systems of Universidad Francisco Gavidia
2014 Nov
Member of the ACP (Assurance of Professional Competitivity) programme at Universidad Francisco Gavidia
2011 Jan–2016 May