College of Natural and Computational Sciences

Angela Costanzo, M.S.

Past Experience

Instructor, Tropical Adventures in Education, Tropical & Marine Biology
Reforestation & Sea Turtle Conservation, Costa Rica, 2001 - 2009

Educational Biologist
Virginia Aquarium, Virginia, 2005 - 2007

Middle & high school physical and natural sciences instructor
NATO base Naples, Italy, Montessori School, 2004-2005

Teacher & Research Assistant (TA/RA)
University of Washington, Seattle, College of Forestry, 2001 - 2003

Lab Technician
Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, Pharmacology, 1999-2001

Molecular biology lab technician
University of New Mexico Biology Department, Albuquerque, 1999

Work-study
University of New Mexico Biology Department, Albuquerque, 1996-1999.

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Service

2014: Editor of Ch 4 & 5 Discover Biology textbook for non-majors, Norton Publishing

2014: Science Fair Judge St Mark Lutheran School, Kaneohe, HI

2011-2013: Science Fair Judge & Science Night Guest Speaker, Benjamin Parker Elementary School, Kaneohe, HI

2012-14 Math & Science Fairs Lanikai Elementary School, Kailua HI

2011 Editor of Scientific American Biology for a Changing World, Scientific American, Freeman Publ. 2012. ISBN-10: 0-7167-7324-4; ISBN-13: 978-0-7167-7324-5

2011 Hakipu’u High School, Kaneohe, HI, Guest Lecturer

2011 Spring Science Fair, Lanikai Elementary School, Kailua HI

2011 Spring Science Fair, Benjamin Parker Elementary School, Kaneohe, HI and guest speaker

2007-2013 Oahu Girls (12-18 yr) Camp Director, Kaneohe/Kailua

2008-present Fall and Spring semester HPU Viewpoint Films Series Guest Speaker for films in Science

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Professional Memberships

Society for Conservation Biology North America

Botanical Society of America

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Presentations

SSCB Conference, Missoula, Montana, July 2014

Hawaii Conservation Biology Conference, Peter Vitousik, University of Hawaii Hilo, July 2013

Leadership in Science, Hawai’i Pacific University, March 2013

HPU’s Annual Last Lecture Series, Finding Your Way in a Science Career, 2012

Teachers Across Borders, Science Team, Eastern Cape Province, South Africa, June - July, 2011

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