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					Brittany M. O’Sullivan
4721 N. University Dr. #1402, Nacogdoches, Texas 75965 • (214) 906- 3431 • b.osullivan@hotmail.com

EDUCATION
Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches, Texas
Master of Arts in English: expected graduation, May 2013
  Thesis: “Language and Literature: The Power Dynamics between Adults and Children”
  Expected defense, April 2013
Bachelor of Arts in English
   Minors: Technical Writing and Children’s Literature
   GPA: 3.5
   Graduated Cum Laude, December 2011

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
SFA Press, Stephen F. Austin State University
   Graduate Assistant, Spring – Summer 2012
      Book Design: Arise Forth from the Couch: A Shakespearean Guide to Physical Fitness –
      expected publication date, Fall 2012
      Saint X – expected publication date, Fall 2012
      Copy Editor: Death by Violin – expected publication date, Fall 2012
      Let’s Take a Hike – expected publication date, Fall 2012
      East Texas Historical Journal, 50th Anniversary ed. – July 2012
      Jumna: Sacred River - expected publication date, May 2012
      Toward a More Livable World: Social Dimensions of Sustainability - April 2012
      Not Yet: A Healing Journey through Alzheimer’s Care-Giving - April 2012
      Responsibilities included copy editing, book layout, cover designing, communicating
      with authors and other departments on campus.
      Proficient in Adobe InDesign and Microsoft Office
Academic Assistance and Research Center, Stephen F. Austin State University
   Writing & English Tutor, 2008-2011
       College Reading & Learning Association (CRLA) certified tutor for the South West
       region; Conducted private writing groups for freshman composition students; lead
       conversation sessions for international, English Language Learners, tutored SFA students
       one-on-one; responded to online submissions through the Online Writing Lab (OWL); in
       the Fall of 2011, co-led AARC-wide tutor training session to help tutors level-up and get
       certified
RecycleZine Creations, self-employed
   Artist, 2011 - Present
       Create and sell bowls made from the pages of recycled magazines
       Sales reach coast to coast: New Jersey, Texas, and California
       Private Sales and featured at the Nacogdoches, TX culture shop, The Runaway Mule
Camp STAR, City of Allen, TX
Camp Councilor and Lead, Summer 2009 - Summer 2010

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       Responsible for the safety and well-being of as many as 170 campers, ages 6-12, at
       anytime; managed seven counselors; created counselor work schedules, daily task and
       activity schedules; created city-wide advertisements and pamphlets using Microsoft
       Publisher; volunteered at the Fourth of July city of Allen Celebration

CONFERENCE PRESENTATION
“Breaking the Barrier: Helping Marginalized Students Acclimate to University Life.” South
Central Writing Centers Association. University of Houston at Clear Lake, Houston, TX. 18
February 2011.

PUBLICATION
“Sex and Food: Alice’s Sexual Development through Consumption.” Theocrit 2.1 (2009):22-26.
   Web. (add space?)

MEMBERSHIPS
English Graduate Student Association (EGSA) at Stephen F. Austin State University
   One of the founding members
   Secretary, Spring 2012 - Spring 2013
Sigma Tau Delta English Honors Fraternity at Stephen F. Austin State University
   President, Fall 2011
   Member since Spring 2009
   As an officer: conducted meetings, wrote the SFA chapter’s constitution
   Held fundraisers for the Nacogdoches Head Start program
   Hosted annual panel discussions

AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS
Honored by the Board of Regents for work at the SFA Press, April 17, 2012
Dean’s List: Fall 2010, Spring 2008
Who’s Who Award: Spring 2009
President’s List: Fall 2009




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