Marviene W. Fulton's CV

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Bachelor of Science, Psychology
University of North Carolina, Charlotte, NC
4.0 Institution GPA, 3.8 Cumulative GPA

Expected, May 2021

Bachelor of Arts, Anthropology
University of North Carolina, Charlotte, NC
4.0 Institution GPA, 3.8 Cumulative GPA

Expected, May 2021

Associate of Arts Degree
Ventura Community College, Ventura, CA
4.0 Institution GPA, 3.57 Cumulative GPA

May 2009

Undergraduate Research Assistant 
I/O Psychology, Dr. McGonagle’s Lab
University of North Carolina, Charlotte, NC

  • Prepared research paper, examining the three-way interaction of sense of control, job control, and mindfulness on work engagement for poster presentation and submission to peer-reviewed journal

Fall 2019 - Current

Undergraduate Research Assistant
Cognitive Psychology, Dr. Galati’s Lab
University of North Carolina, Charlotte, NC

  • Coordinated recruitment and managed participant records for the “Research Practices in Psychology” study which aims to develop an assessment instrument of students’ understanding of open and transparent research
  • Transcribed interactions for an Eye Coordination research project
  • Currently designing an independent research project investigating mindfulness, empathy, and prosocial behavior

Fall 2019 - Current

Fulton, M. W., & McGonagle, A. (2019, November). Joint effects of sense of control, job control, and dispositional mindfulness as relating to work engagement. Poster presented at APA/NIOSH Work, Stress, and Health Conference, Philadelphia, PA.

Fulton, M. W., & McGonagle, A. (2019, November). Joint effects of sense of control, job control, and dispositional mindfulness as relating to work engagement. Poster presented at State of North Carolina Undergraduate Research & Creativity Symposium, Duke University, Durham, NC.

Fulton, M. W., & McGonagle, A. Joint effects of sense of control, job control, and dispositional mindfulness as relating to work engagement. Manuscript in-progress, Target journal: Occupational Health Science.

Student of Distinction in Academics

  • One of 26 students awarded out of 1169
  • For my paper proposing a research project "Social Functioning with Semantic Memory Components"

April 2019

Nominated for Who's Who Among Students at UNC Charlotte

Dec 2019

Verizon Recognition & Awards

  • Innovative Process Improvement for Transparent LAN Service
  • Verizon Excellence Award
  • Verizon Excellence Award for Business Unit
  • Many group Product Deployment Team recognitions and awards

March 2001 - Oct 2007

Psychology Peer Advisor
UNC, Charlotte, NC
Positive and proactive representative of the Psychology Department and University

  • Assist Psychology students with class schedules, tutoring, and policies
  • Connect students to the appropriate university resources to address their issues
  • Participate in and facilitate university and departmental projects and programs

Sept 2020 - April 2021

Psi Chi Marketing Chair 
UNC, Charlotte, NC
Represent the UNCC honor society for psychology on the web

  • Create and post informational material on various social platforms
  • Craft and distribute emails to members and perspective members
  • Host guests for livestreamed lectures on YouTube

Sept 2020 - April 2021

Owner
Cloud Illumination, Huntersville, NC
My company’s search engine and conversion rate optimization services helped businesses do better, measurably

  • Provided auditing, optimization, and content services for business websites
  • Set up analytics, heatmaps, and other recording tools to capture visitor behavior
  • Re-designed websites using search and conversion rate optimization data
  • Trained business owners on a variety of topics, including WordPress administration and how to use analytics for data-driven decision making

Dec 2012 - Jan 2019

Stay at Home Parent
Ventura, CA
My children were born in 2005 and 2008

  • Taught my children their shapes, colors, numbers, and alphabet, before they entered kindergarten (Click here to watch my toddler count and more)
  • Taught my children to read simple words, using phonics before they entered kindergarten
  • Volunteered at my children’s elementary school for 5 years

Jan 2008 - Nov 2012

Technical Writer & Trainer
Verizon Data Services, Thousand Oaks, CA
Efforts launched new offerings based on new technologies and combined and streamlined the existing East (formerly Bell Atlantic) and West (formerly GTE) Provisioning and Maintenance procedures and systems while improving order and work flow to reduce headcount

  • Represented the repair department in new product roll-out planning and implementation
  • Authored methods & procedures, job aids, information flashes, inter-department interface agreements, and training materials
  • Designed curriculums and trained several call centers across the US

Oct 2000 - Dec 2007

MS Word

MS Excel

MS Powerpoint

MS Visio Flowcharts

MS OneNote

MS Outlook

Google Docs

Google Spreadsheets

Google Slides

Google Forms

Google Tag Manager

Google Analytics

SSPS

HTML

WordPress Design

cPanel

Web Administration Tools

A/B Testing Tools

Charlotte Mecklenburg School System
Charlotte, NC

  • Acted as a test proctor for benchmark exams in 2016
  • Assisted library with end of year inventory for 2019
  • Chaperoned many field trips over the last several years

2016 - Current

Junipero Serra Elementary
Ventura, CA

  • Wrote seven grants that were approved for English Language Arts book sets which support the Core Curriculum
  • Wrote a grant and curriculum for a 2nd grade rocket science project in 2013; approved grant financed extensive hands on learning experiences
  • Served as reading tutor for below-level readers in 1st & 4th grade in 2013 & 2014; brought students up to their grade level

2009 - 2014

Psi Chi, the International Honor Society in Psychology
Marketing Chair, 2019-2020

Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society
Most selective invitation-only all-discipline honor society. Membership requires a GPA in the top 10% of the class

Gamma Rho Chapter of the Alpha Sigma Lambda National Honor Society
Oldest and largest national honor society for non-traditional undergraduate students. The Gamma Rho Chapter membership requires a GPA of 3.5 or higher