( Last updated: 15th January, 2001. Other formats. )
||Sally Catherine Gurney
||Date of Birth:
||15th May, 1976
||19 Cheney Way
|01223 521 231
07715 120 237
|Full, clean driving licence.
||French, German, some Spanish.
1994 - 1997 Fitzwilliam College,
Cambridge University, Cambridge, CB3 0DG
- BA Hons:
- 1994-96 Veterinary Medicine Part I (2nd MB)
- 1996-97 Computer Science Part II (General)
1992 - 1994 Eltham College,
Grove Park Road, Mottingham, SE9 4QF
- 1994 A-level:
3 Grade A's: Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics (Pure/Mechanics)
- Sixth Form Scholarship; Hancock Biology Prize.
1987 - 1992 Holy Trinity College, 81 Plaistow Lane, Bromley
- 1991 - 1992 GCSE:
10 Grade A's:(Before A*'s)
Computer Related Skills
- Very familiar with MS DOS, MS Windows (3.1x to 2000, NT), UNIX/Linux,
and X-Windows platforms. Also very familiar with many software
packages such as MS Office, MS Works, MS Visual Studio, Paint Shop
Pro, Animation Shop, Adobe PhotoShop, Corel PhotoDraw, as well as
many others. Also familiar with UNIX-based software.
- Seven years experience in HTML, web page authoring and design, graphic
design, and web site maintenance. Responsible for setting up and
maintaining the web site and mailing list of a discussion group
with over 40 international members since 1995. Have been webmaster
for St Mark's Church, CeNeS Pharmaceuticals plc, and currently nGame
Ltd. Experience includes building sites from scratch, maintenance and
improvement of existing sites, complete site redesigns, templates, CGI
programming, and e-commerce applications. For more information,
please see my portfolio on my website.
- Four years experience of perl programming for personal projects and
for employers - for the website and associated tasks, and for other
and one year of VBScript, including replacement of "Outlook Today",
mostly using VBScript. Attended and passed a VB training course.
Preparation of VB software on a subsequently shelved project.
Partially responsible for real-time control system programming in
BASIC at CeNeS. Some programming experience at University in Modula-3,
C and C++, ML, and Prolog.
- Involved in administration of multi-user internet-based conferencing
systems ('talkers'). This includes training novices from around
the world to use the system, extensive documentation of commands,
maintaining and updating the web sites, and in one case,
maintenance and bug-fixing of the code (in C). Their usage has
extended from purely social to a form of conference calling with
contacts from other companies.
- Training of users at all staff levels in effective use of PCs and in
the various software packages installed upon them. Design,
drafting and production of training manuals and user guides,
including implementation and evaluation. Preparation of layout,
design and content for software manuals, and logo graphics for
manuals, software and company use in print and online.
- Personal experience of setup and administration of
internet-connected, multi-OS, multi user PC running Linux and
Windows 95/8. Building and configuration of PCs as workstations in
a company environment.
- Comprehensive experience of Novell Netware 3.12, both as a Student
Computer Officer at Fitzwilliam College, and through working for
Hill & Knowlton and Bircham & Co, where I was responsible for the
configuration and setup of a new server deigned to replace three
old, poorly maintained servers.
Employment and Work Experience
Other Interests and Responsibilities
- Support Deva (Vice Chair) for
Digital Eve, Cambridge -
assisting in getting the group off the ground and setting up a local
chapter of Digital
- Student Computer Officer for Fitzwilliam College - Setting up SCO
scheme, maintenance of PC and Macintosh network, provision of
assistance to other users, installation of physical network.
- Singer, soloist and flautist in church, school, chaplaincy and
university choirs. Concerts included King's College Chapel and
Royal Albert Hall. Organise charity carol singing every Christmas
with 30 musicians and singers.
If you would like a copy of this CV, please feel free to download it as a
Word 6.0/95 document (Updated
23/03/2000), or as text only. If you would like to
be informed when it is updated, please
email me stating your preferred format.
Page created by Sally Gurney (aka Rillaith),
Last updated: 15 January, 2001