Portfolio / Resume

Aaron Doucett


2013 - 2015



2011 - 2013



University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA

Bachelor of Science in Earth Systems, Department of Geosciences

Major GPA 3.68

Relevant Coursework:  Remote Sensing of the Environment, Sedimentary Geochemistry, GIS Colloquium, Environmental Science, Climatology, Environmental Biology, Urban Geography, Geological Field Methods, Environmental Policy and Geography, Chemistry.

Designed and completed an independent research study with UMass campus planning, focused on GIS applications using FME and ArcGIS software. Created proof-of-concept object recognition system.

Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY

Atmospheric Science, Geospatial Sciences

Relevant Coursework:  GIS Design & Applications I & II, Atmospheric Structure and Analysis, Weather and Climate, Physics, Chemistry, Programming in C.

Received award for 1st place in college-wide video project competition.



Sept 2014 - May 2015



              2012 - 2014




2008 - 2011





Research Communications and Outreach Intern 

University Relations Office, UMass Amherst   

 www.UMass.edu/ResearchNext   |   @ResearchNext

Updating UMass Research Next website using Drupal CMS; Designing and implementing a social media strategy for Research Next brand. Increasing visibility of research conducted at UMass Amherst through online news articles. Copy editing articles for release on the web. Generating social media content and aiding in growing the Research Next brand.


Summer GIS & Project Management Intern

Smith College, Northampton MA

Assisted capital project managers with field-based GPS data collection, building GIS layers, converting CAD data to GIS, creating maps, and archiving historic architectural plans in digital format. Additionally worked with Environmental Health & Safety specialist to digitize physical EPA HazMat manifest records into a relational database, as well as assisting with on-site inspections.


Assistant Technology Support Specialist

Northampton Public Schools, Northampton MA

Building, configuring and repairing systems; Designing and implementing a web based file server; Supporting and maintaining servers (physical and virtual), District-level IT support. Gained experience with Novell Enterprise and Unix operating systems.

Athletic Achievement & Leadership



UMass Men’s Rowing-  Varsity Team Member 2013-2014

Stony Brook University Crew Team

Club Treasurer - Spring 2012   Club President - 2012-2013

Responsible for the overall administration and organization of team, overseeing club budget and finances, writing and applying for grants, maintaining club website/social media, management of team assets and equipment.





ESRI ArcGIS Desktop 10.x

ESRI ArcGIS Online

FME Desktop

Remote Sensing / ENVI

Trimble® GPS / GNSS

TerraSync™ Centimeter Edition

Google Apps for Business

Web Design (Drupal CMS)



Audio Mixing /Live Sound Design

Microsoft Office Suite + Access

Weather Forecasting


Social Media

Adobe Photoshop

Linux Operating Systems

Enterprise Hardware/Network Support




Rowing, Sailing, Cycling, Nordic Skiing, Photography, Music, Jazz, Entrepreneurship