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Kyle Schmitt (He/him)

ResumΓ©

Currently living in

Plano, Texas, US

Work Preferences

RemoteIn-PersonHybrid

Open to roles

InternshipCo-opShort Term ContractLong Term Employee

I am passionate about public policy, especially environmental issues, and want to pursue a career in research and analysis related to this field. I have conducted an independent research project in which I designed a survey to compare public opinion on four different versions of a carbon tax proposal.

Ideal Workplace Values

Environmentalist, LGBTQ-friendly


Skills and Strengths

My Neuro-exceptional talent

I have a deep understanding of my areas of expertise and have built a complex mental web of interdisciplinary connections which enables me to quickly detect conceptual relationships that others might miss. I am truly passionate about my interests and am eager to learn new concepts and skills.

Technical Skills

IBM SPSS Statistics

Microsoft Outlook

SAS

Python

Top 5 Soft Skills

Working AutonomouslyAdaptabilityLogical ReasoningCritical ThinkingWriting skills

Inclusion Essentials

Accommodations

Interviewer experienced with neurodiversityEmail / calendar organizationWritten checklistsWritten InstructionsShorter meetingsPeriodic rest breaksUninterrupted work timeErgonomic seatingNoise-cancelling headphonesQuiet / individual workspacesSelf-stimulation tools / gadgetJob coachingSupport with advocating

Environments I'm comfortable with

Interaction with the public
Heavy lifting
Loud noises
Standing for long periods
Working with animals
Driving a vehicle
Working with food
Bright or blinking lights
Outdoors or places with strong smells
Variable temperatures
Uniforms (hard hat, hair net, etc.)

Having a private office room would be very helpful but not required

Education and Credentials

Attended for 4 years from 2018 to 2022

Austin College

Bachelor's degree - Philosophy, Politics, and Economics