Renee Stewart Geoscientist/Coordinator

Calgary, AB LinkedIn
communicationdata analysisdata integrationdata interpretationfluid analysisgeologymappingms officepresentationsprogram coordinationprospect generationrisk evaluationwater management
ience, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics

Intelligent, industrious, ambitious BSc graduate (2006) with irrepressible natural curiosity and an aptitude for finding the needle in a haystack. Currently in the ‘explorer’ phase of my career, eager to learn new skills and put them to use in a materially-significant role. Hoping to one day find anchor in a high-impact position where I can share knowledge as a subject-matter expert.

• 10 years energy experience as a Hydrodynamics Geologist, utilizing software platforms incl. ArcGIS, Spotfire, Accumap, etc.
• Created and presented training modules for energy-industry colleagues on a variety of geological topics
• Successful program coordination for Spring, Summer, and Fall 2017 terms – Department of Mathematics & Statistics, U of C
• First point-of-contact for all undergraduate-related queries (>500 since May 2017) – Department of Math & Stats, U of C
• Organize and put on annual Diabetes Awareness Day event, 2015 and 2016 (attended by >250 members of the public)


Undergraduate Program Coordinator – University of Calgary May 2017 – Present
• Student Advisor – Primary point-of-contact for undergraduate inquiries to the Department of Math & Stats, providing program support, registration and enrollment assistance, and prerequisite evaluations
• Update Math Department website – creating and editing webpages and webforms
• Coordinate program scheduling and timetabling, ensuring optimization of resources with consideration for the student experience
• Graduate student assignment to TA duties, including preparation of contracts and ensuring Departmental compliance with HR regulations

Administrative Assistant II – University of Calgary September 2015 – April 2017
• Efficiently manage a busy clinical workload for Dr. David Lau, highly respected endocrinologist and Editor-in-Chief of the Canadian Journal of Diabetes
• Proactively maintain dynamic calendar and email correspondence for Dr. Aleem Bharwani, Director of Public Policy and Strategic Partnerships at the Cumming School of Medicine
• Facilitate Leadership Seminar Series for the Calgary Medical Student’s Association (credited course, Jan/Feb 2016) and MD Peer Consulting Rounds (Aug – Oct 2016), including liaising with speakers, room bookings, evaluation form design and compilation

Hydrodynamics Geologist – ConocoPhillips Canada July 2014 – March 2015
• Performed analyses and provided recommendations to requesting colleagues for issues related to water management; presented results at knowledge sharing meetings via Skype for Business
• Managed the SharePoint and Wiki websites for the Hydrodynamics team, including keeping calendars, content libraries, and address books current
• Drafted schematic diagrams to illustrate geologic principles and project-specific interpretations for use in PowerPoint presentations and Word documentation

Hydrodynamics Geologist – Petrel Robertson Consulting Ltd. July 2012 – May 2014
• Completed scientifically rigorous hydrodynamic studies tailored to the needs of various
government and industry clients in a timely and cost-effective manner utilizing MS Office suite

Hydrodynamics Geologist I.T. – ConocoPhillips Canada 2007 – 2012
• Collaborated with software developer to upgrade hydrodynamics software; utilized proprietary
data to map water reserves
• Developed and provided in-house training (PowerPoint presentations) to 8-person team on a
variety of topics from university materials
• Performed approximately 30 studies of hydrocarbon deposits in Western Canada; documented
each study with a Word memorandum, Excel spreadsheets of relevant data, and an oral

Geologist I.T. (GRAD Program) – ConocoPhillips Canada 2006 – 2007
• Performed regional geological evaluation; presented results at company technical symposium

NSERC Undergrad Student Research Scientist University of Alberta 2005 (May – August)
• Researched, performed and documented high temperature/high pressure geologic experiments


Technical Skills:
• Advanced user of MS Office package (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Outlook)
• Professional written, visual, and oral communication skills
• Proficient user of PeopleSoft (Finance, Enterprise Learning, Student Administration, HR modules)
• Confident technical speaker, with history of presenting self-developed knowledge sharing seminars
• Able to maintain and update SharePoint and Wiki-style webpages (OneWiki)
• Printer whisperer (never met a printer I couldn’t tame)

• Avid Continuing Education student, taking full advantage of the U of C Tuition Support Program (German I, II, and III, History of Design, Art History II, Container Gardening, Fruit/Vegetable Gardening)
• Amateur printmaker and artist – silkscreen, lithography, monotype
• Monthly donor to MSF (Doctors Without Borders) for 10 years
• Currently renovating a 107-year old house in Ramsay – ask me about my tiling skills!


Sept 2002/May 2006 BSc Geology (Honors) at University of Alberta

Graduated with First Class Honors (3.9 GPA)