Emily Haglund, B.S.

Curriculum Vitae



To obtain a position in the biomedical engineering field.


Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN - Master’s of Biomedical Engineering, Expected Graduation Date: Summer 2007

Michigan Technological University (MTU), Houghton, MI - Bachelor of Science, Biomedical Engineering, May 2005


Veterans’ Administration, National Center for Patient Safety (NCPS), Ann Arbor, MI, Summer 2005

Summer Intern

-Conducted research regarding medical devices

-Experienced patient safety practices in private and public venues

-Job shadowed at hospital biomedical engineering department

Undergraduate Research , Dr. D. Charlesworth, MTU, Houghton, MI, Spring 2005

Undergraduate Researcher

-Prepared samples for testing

-Completed nanoindentation testing of poly(lactic acid)

-Analyzed statistics and produced report

Kimberly-Clark Corporation , Neenah, WI, Summer 2004

Adult Care Product and Technology Development Co-op Student

-Led process development for new product material

-Conducted process trials

-Tested product performance

-Provided process recommendation

-Communicated results of projects to management through written and oral communication

Wireless Communication Enterprise (WCE), MTU, Houghton, MI, Spring 2004

Project Manager/Project Engineer

- Completed first phase of wireless design project for Guidant Corporation

-Conducted bi-weekly project meetings

-Coordinated multidisciplinary team

-Communicated project research and actions to management

Kimberly-Clark Corporation , Neenah, WI, January 2003-May 2003

Infant Care Research and Development Co-op Student

-Conducted material testing and research for cost savings purposes

-Coordinated, traveled, and supported material trials

-Analyzed data using statistics

-Communicated results of projects to management through written and oral communication

Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT), Lansing, MI, Summer 2001

Research and Development Co-op Student

-Organized, compiled, and presented research data

-Collected research samples across Michigan

Chemistry Learning Center , MTU, Houghton, MI, Fall 2001-Spring 2005


-Provide individual and team learning for chemistry students

-Hire and train new employees


MS Word, Excel, Power Point, Star Office


Secretary, Biomedical Engineering Society, MTU

Student Advisory Board, Biomedical Engineering, MTU

Society for Biomaterials, MTU


Study Abroad, Senior Design Project ( Denmark), Fall 2004

-Completed logistics/business project with Danish company

-Worked with international team of students

Study Abroad, Archaeological Field Site ( England), Summer 2002