James N. Kanka


402 Portage St.

Houghton, MI 49931

jnkanka@mtu.edu

Phone: 248-631-6593


EDUCATION: Michigan Technological University (MTU) – Houghton, MI Expected Dec. 2015

B.S. Scientific and Technical Communication (STC)

Focus in Engineering

German Minor, Global Business Minor, Certificate in Writing

Leuphana University – Lüneburg, Germany Jan. – May 2015

Study Abroad

GPA: 3.45


COMMMUNICATION Conducted a Linguistic Analysis

Cyber-Law experience

LEADERSHIP Team Dynamics/Decision Making

Ethical Theory

Professionally trained in Mediation

DESIGN Website design skills: WordPress, Dreamweaver, Flash

Proficient in: Photoshop, Fireworks, InDesign, Pro-Engineer


WRITING Usability and Instructions

Scientific, Technical, and Professional Communication

BUSINESS Performed a Market Analysis on McArdle Theatre of Houghton, MI

Created Local Business Consulting Firm


MARKETING Coursework in Global Marketing