Jill Resh

Contact Information

Website: jillresh.com
Portfolio: portfolio.jillresh.com
Phone: 774-303-9365
Email: jillresh@gmail.com


Roger Williams University

September 2012 - May 2016

B. Sc. in Applied Mathematics and

Graphic Design Communication

Minor:Marine Biology

GPA:3.776--Magna Cum Laude

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

September 2016 - May 2018

Graduate Coursework in Mathematical Sciences

Research Experience

Mathematics Research Assistant

Roger Williams University
September 2014-May 2016
Evaluated new and unique numerical results for the Helmholtz equation for the shape of a Biconcave Disk that may be useful in the design of a space ship to one day land on Planet Mars. Wrote a 67-page long senior thesis as a capstone for the research project.

REU Research Student

University of Connecticut
May-July 2015
Collaborated with a group of 5 on research in the fields of Representation Theory and Algebraic Combinatorics. Co-authored a paper titled, "Minimal Length Maximal Green Sequences and Triangulations of Polygons," Springer, Journal of Algebraic Combinatorics, December 2016. Proved the minimal length conjecture for type A Dynkin diagrams via a combinatorial approach, and began work on a maximal length conjecture.

Work Experience

Layout Specialist

Solution Tree
October 2018–Present
Responsible for formatting and laying out book interiors, designing book covers, maintaining a cohesive design throughout the book, editing at the instruction of the art director and editor, designing magazine articles, and meeting strict publishing deadlines.


C3 Bar
August 2018–May 2019
Responsible for making reservation seating plans, taking reservations, answering calls, seating guests, assigning servers to tables, bussing, keeping track of the floor, being mindful of the servers’ workloads, and helping guests.

Teaching Assistant

Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Department of Mathematics
September 2016-May 2018
Responsible for hosting up to six classes per week with up to 40 students per class, teaching labs, grading quizzes, exams, and homework assignments, holding open tutor hours, holding regular office hours, explaining concepts individually, and maintaining confidentiality.

Front of House

Blackbird Doughnuts
May-August 2017
Responsible for preparing coffee, tea, and ice cream, describing, packaging, and selling doughnuts and beverages, opening and closing stores, running the stand at an outdoor market, balancing cash register, and using Toast system for POS.

Peer Math Tutor

Roger Williams University, Center for Academic Development
August 2013-May 2016
Responsible for attending lectures, taking notes, hosting review sessions, explaining concepts individually, holding open tutor hours, and maintaining confidentiality.

Concierge Staff

Roger Williams University, Student Programs and Leadership
March 2013-May 2016
Responsible for assisting with events on campus, providing hospitality to special guests, food preparation, sales, set breakdown, and cleanup.

Internship Experience

Graphic Design Intern

Mount Hope Farm
January 2016-May 2016
Created a t-shirt, a dinner invitation, and a menu for various events at the farm.


Accomplishments and Awards

Posters Presented

Talks Presented

Awards Recieved

Grants Awarded


Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint, Maple, Scientific Word, LaTex, CSS, HTML, JavaScript, FORTRAN 77, Python, MatLab, Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, and Photoshop


President/Vice President Add Nothing Club, Spring 2014 to Spring 2016
President Kappa Mu Epsilon and Math Club, Spring 2015 to Spring 2016