Chad A. Marcum

100 N. 33rd Ave., Apt. J3                                                                                               

Hattiesburg, MS 39401                                                                                                                             601-297-6009


Objective :


Begin new career with growing company looking to make a difference in today’s society, providing strong room for internal growth and advancement, and encourages a positive, energetic, and productive work environment.


Related Work Experience :

  • Graduate Assistant (September 2003 – May 2005)

USM School of Engineering Technology -

Grant Funded Position. Grant Administrator: Dr. Tulio Sulbaran.

Duties include: research & development of grant proposals for funding opportunities provided through RFP’s. I was also Webmaster & assistant to the Editor for the ASC (Associated Schools of Construction), and taught a Modeling & Animation course ACT 348.

  • General Manager (September 1990 – December 2003)

Telcom Enterprises, Southeast and Midwest Regional Offices

During employment, I was promoted from a sales representative to assistant manager to the general manager. I was project manager and systems coordinator during the merger of three independent sales offices into one centralized hub office. Main duties included staff support (hiring, training, payroll, termination), financial/account records, and territory sales prediction/analysis.

Education :

  • The University of Southern Mississippi (USM) –Hattiesburg, MS

§ Masters of Science in Engineering Technology – (Ongoing – August 2005)

§ Current GPA: 4.0

  • The University of Southern Mississippi (USM) –Hattiesburg, MS

§ Bachelor of Arts in Radio, Television, and Film – December 2000

§ UG GPA: 3.25

§ Scholarships:  Laurence Albers, Betty and Marvin Reuben

  • Completed 57 hours towards a Bachelor of Science in Computer and Information

§ Sciences – University of South Alabama

  • Completed General Education Requirement

§         Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College


Professional Profile/Highlight of Skills :

  • Programming: C++, Java, Javascript, Assembly & Machine Language, Torque (Game Engine) Scripting ,XML, HTML, VRML
  • Modeling & Animation: CADD, AutoDesk Viz, 3DStudio Max, Maya, Lightwave, Blender
  • Misc. Software: Adobe (Acrobat, Premiere, After Effects, Audition, Illustrator, Photoshop), Microsoft (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Outlook, FrontPage), Macromedia (Dreamweaver, Flash)
  • Filmwork: Linear & NonLinear editing, Avid, 6 & 8 plate, key lighting, blocking, stage direction, camera operation, stop-motion animation
  • PC Repair
  • Networking – (Windows)
  • Strong Management Skills
  • Strong Problem Solving and Logistic skills
  • Strong Communication skills
  • Strong Organizational skills
  • Publication:                  

Marcum, C., & Sulbaran, T. (2004) Preliminary Study on The Characteristics of Virtual Environments for Reaching New Heights in Education. American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) 2004 Annual Conference & Exposition


· Member:  Innovation for Construction and Engineering Enhancement (ICEE) - USM


Current Projects :

  • Graduate Thesis: Utilizing Java, XML, and VRML as a Visualization Tool for Construction Engineering Education


References Available Upon Request