WILLIAM ARTHUR ATKINS

waarc@grics.net, e-mail http://www.WilliamArthurAtkins.com, website

 

QUALIFICATIONS

Extensive experience and abilities in technical, scientific, and business Writing, Copyediting, Proofreading, Researching, and Consulting in the technical areas of:

 

         Physics

         Mathematics

         Computer Science

         Astronomy-Astrophysics-Space Sciences

         General Sciences

         Business (all associated areas)

 

         For additional information, go to http://www.WilliamArthurAtkins.com/research.html.

 

Extensive experience in Project Management with the coordinating of technical and organization management projects especially involving design and analysis engineering.

 

Broad-based developmental and maintenance experience in Training and Educational Materials, especially in the area of engineering.

 

Comprehensive Educational Background within physics, mathematics, business administration, industrial relations, organizational management, and entrepreneurship.

 

Various Business Experiences within entrepreneurship, small business management, organizational development & management, industrial technology, personal investments, and money management.

 

Knowledgeable and experienced in the most often used Computer Software.

 

Talented in developing and maintaining Organizational Development and Management: projects.

 

 

FREELANCE EMPLOYMENT

 

Entrepreneur (Sole Proprietorship)

Atkins Research and Consulting, Pekin, Illinois; http://www.WilliamArthurAtkins.com/research.html


Entrepreneur (Sole Proprietorship)

Atkins Computers, Galesburg, Illinois

Technical Writer

Butler Service Group, Chillicothe, Illinois

(Contractor for Caterpillar, Inc., Technical Information Department, Engine Division)


Computer Instructor

Carl Sandburg College, Center for Agriculture, Business & Industry; Galesburg, Illinois


Mathematics and Physics Tutor

Carl Sandburg College, Galesburg, Illinois

 

TRADITIONAL EMPLOYMENT

 

Design and Analysis Engineer and Organizational Management Engineer

Rockwell Space Operations Company (subcontractor for NASA Johnson Space Center)

Houston, Texas

Operations Engineer

Allied-Signal Aerospace Company and

Ford Aerospace & Communications Corporation (both subcontractors for NASA Johnson Space Center)

Houston, Texas


Assistant Department Manager

Sears, Roebuck and Company; Galesburg, Illinois

 

EDUCATION

 

Master's of Business Administration degree with concentration in Entrepreneurship


Bachelor's of Science degree with majors in Physics and Mathematics


Bachelor's of Business degree with major in Industrial Relations/Personnel Administration (minor in Psychology)

 

COMPUTER

 

 

COMMUNITY

 

Member of Board of Directors for TAPS no-kill animal shelter

Tazewell Animal Protective Society, Pekin, Illinois

Writer of On-line Synopses for TV Series 'The Waltons'

Editor of The Pedaler's Press Newsletter

JSC Bicycle Club, Clear Lake City, Texas

Project and Administrative Consultant: Earth Team Volunteer

National Association of Conservation Districts, League City, Texas


Recycling Program Organizer and Task Force Member

Rockwell Space Operations Company, Houston, Texas

Clear Lake Community Association, Clear Lake City, Texas

Armand Bayou Nature Center, Houston, Texas