Hayes Homeschool / Work Experience

Amiri Hayes

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Work Experience:


JAVASCRIPT (Proficient)

MATLAB (Proficient)

C++ (Comfortable)

Python (Comfortable))


Research Asssistant, NJIT Center for Applied Math & Statistics

LOCATION: Newark, New Jersey

▪ Assist Chair of NJIT Math Department on ocean acoustics research using Machine Learning
▪ Help engineer features & visualize data in MATLAB to classify ocean sediment
▪ Edit decision trees and educate myself on classication & linear regression techniques
▪ Read relevant papers on acoustic field data and ocean characterization weekly

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Governor's School of Engineering & Technology

LOCATION: New Brunswick, New Jersey

▪ Completed a four-week research project proving the efficiency of morphing airfoils
▪ Employed MATLAB to calculate fuel efficiency & lift values for theoretical morphing aircraft
▪ Worked in a team to simulate airfoils using COMSOL and ANSYS + build an airfoil prototype
▪ Accepted to MIT and Rutgers symposiums to present our research and demonstrate model

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Volunteer, North Jersey Villages

LOCATION: Glen Rock, New Jersey

▪ Elected by a team of 3 managers to update and sustain website for the elderly
▪ Add relevant events and resources weekly for seniors in the Bergen County area
▪ Promote events by creating videos and flyers to post on news site Patch.com

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Lifeguard, Hackensack UMC

LOCATION: Hackensack, New Jersey

▪ Completed 2, 50-hour Red Cross courses in lifeguarding and swim-instructing
▪ Teach 3 to 8 year olds to swim and follow best practices in aquatic environments
▪ Maximized deck safety by rearranging signage and prioritizing communication

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Tutor, Kumon Math & Reading Center

LOCATION: Maywood, New Jersey

▪ Taught math and language arts from kindergarten to grade 10 level
▪ Set up online Zooms for students unable to come to the center in-person
▪ Helped over 50 kids achieve their potential and improve in school

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