Thomas Ostrander

189 Thomas DRThomas face2008

Madison, AL 35758 (256) 656-2611



Recent college graduate looking for a career in science or engineering that uses physics, math, analytical and computer skills


B.S.  The University of Alabama in Huntsville Huntsville, AL

Bachelor of Science:  Physics, Mathematics Minor

UAH Presidential Scholarship 2008 – 2012

GPA:  3.5 / 4.0

Completed a semester long programming project requiring the meeting of strict requirements and four intermediate deadlines

Programmed a game of battleship in C++ for extra credit

Completed senior practicum Energetic Neutral Atoms, IBEX, and the “Ribbon” requiring detailed analysis of data from NASA’s IBEX mission and presentation of results to a five member faculty panel


Private Tutor 2011 – Present

Tutoring college and high school students in physics, math, and violin. Rated 5 of 5 stars on (

L.I. Smith & Associates, Surveyors & Engineers, Paris, Tennessee

Field Crew supervisor        Summer 2013

Responsible for exterior building repair and maintenance, including painting

Draftsman                            Summers 2010-2012

Drew survey plats and site plans, made copies for clients and files, scanned old maps to the digital file database

Clerk                                     Summers 2007- 2009

Filed survey documents and maps, reorganized the file archives, and updated and corrected the digital file database.


Computer Software:  C++, MATLAB, Mathmatica, AutoCad, Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and Access)

Music: currently plays violin and cello with Consort a l’Ancienne, traditional folk music group since 2008; performing at venues such as Burritt on the Mountain’s Candlelight Christmas.

Studied piano for 12 years.


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