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Andrew Cockerham
Works at TVA Medical Inc
Attended Texas A&M University
Lives in Austin, TX USA
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We're so excited to announce Udacity Intersect 2016, where you can connect with your Nanodegree classmates, Udacity instructors and Silicon Valley leaders for a day of networking and career opportunities. See how you can come join us!

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Malloy Aeronautics, a UK-based company, has been slowly and publicly developing a hoverbike over the last few years — it even used Kickstarter to raise funds. But it looks like the project is now...
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howcome all the other countries get all the fun?
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  • Texas A&M University
    Biomedical Engineering, 2003 - 2007
  • International House Bangkok
    CELTA Cambridge Certificate for Teaching English Language to Adults, 2008 - 2008
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Lover of learning, startups, education, tech, social good, etc
Introduction

I have a wide range of interests and passions including: biomedical engineering, education, gamification, Android, research, mobile technology, games based learning, triathlon, solving big problems with small ideas, languages, travel, culture, how language shapes culture culture shapes language, Jesus, startups, the developing world, helping others, creative solutions to big problems, reading, programming, software engineering, medicine, linguistics, Java, Python, web development, learning anything and everything new, China, game design, global health, mHealth, rural health, medical device, investing, venture capital, crowdfunding, entrepreneur, innovation

I have worked in mobile software development, particularly for educational purposes. I have experience in Product and Project Management for mobile applications in a cross cultural environment. 

I'm passionate about gamification, games based learning, language learning, mobile games, and mobile development, particularly Android.

I work as a Biomedical Engineering in product development. Of particular interest is combining mobile and health technologies, especially in developing areas.

I have two years experience in teaching English as a second language to Chinese students of all levels and all ages from 5 years old to adults. Currently I'm improving my upper intermediate level Mandarin, and am interested in learning 更多的语言, particularly Arabic. I'm currently learning Java for Android development, and am working on mobile applications. 

I thoroughly enjoying traveling and living in various places around the world, and have a particular heart for developing areas.

Ideally I would like to combine my background in Biomedical Engineering with my interest in mobile software and education, and also my passion for travel, language and culture, in particular using my knowledge of Mandarin Chinese.

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Product Development, R&D, Intermediate (and improving) Mandarin, Basic Spanish, Android, Mobile Technology, Gamification, Teaching, Online Education, Education, Startup, Entrepreneur, Business Development, Social Media, making connections, Innovation, Product Design, Market Analysis, Market Identification

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completed 2 marathons, including the 2011 Beijing Great Wall Marathon
Work
Occupation
Biomedical Engineer at TVA Medical, Inc
Employment
  • TVA Medical Inc
    Biomedical Engineer, 2012 - present
  • SkillChest
    Founder, 2013 - present
  • Health Nest China, LLC
    Business Development Manager, 2012 - 2013
  • EF English First
    Mobile Project Manager, 2011 - 2012
  • EF English First Hangzhou
    ESL Teacher, 2010 - 2011
  • EF English First Tianjin
    ESL Teacher, 2008 - 2009
  • EPFL - École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne
    Research Intern, 2007 - 2007
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Austin, TX USA
Previously
Shanghai, China - Hanghzou, China - Lausanne, Switzerland - Sugar Land, TX USA
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