Associate Scientist Resume Samples

The exact job role of the associate scientists differ by project or employer, but the general job description template of these scientists revolve around the following – assisting in research and experiments, helping in designing and implementation of research projects, analyzing information of projects, storing project details, organizing data or information, medical testing, executing the assigned management duties, training fellow members and overseeing students and lab technicians.

Candidates applying for this post should have strong problem-solving skills and analytical skills to conduct experiments, they should know how to advance further with a particular piece of information, they should have experience in research and be able to adapt to new techniques and technologies. As the job deals with a group working, associate scientists should have strong communication power also. Associate Scientist Resume should depict an advanced degree in the related scientific field.

 

Associate Scientist Resume

Objective : Dedicated and self-motivated professional with expertise in supporting filtration and validation markets in Analytical Chemistry, Industrial and Fluid Mechanics and Microelectronics, by performing ISO9001 certified laboratory and cGMP product efficiency and integrity. Verified performances in testing of past and present R&D products; supporting Quality Assurance, inclusive of validating current and future products.

Skills : FTIR, UV/Vis, GCMS, HPLC, Powerpoint, Microsoft Word.

Description :

    1. Executing and analyzing critical department testing in accordance with standard laboratory testing procedures, recording raw test data, results and observations in notebook, as well as immediate reporting of nonconforming results and test setbacks to Laboratory Management.
    2. Performing qualitative and quantitative testing on HPLCs, UV/Vis, FTIR and GC/MS (headspace, direct injections and derivatization) instruments.
    3. Operating, troubleshooting, tuning, calibrating and maintaining laboratory equipment or instruments necessary to support testing, as well as generating, executing and drafting final reports for IQ/OQ/PQ.
    4. Validating testing methods on several instruments (Shimadzu, Waters, GC/MS -QP2010) for projects.
    5. Proposed new procedures for new equipment and revised current procedures in accordance with ISO9001 standards; generating protocols and training associates in ultra-filtration using tangential forward flow (TFF) fundamentals in accordance with ISO9001 standards.
    6. Planning and developing projects; coordinated efforts between customers, manufacturers and senior management to deliver results to ensure accurate test data.
    7. Performing extractables/ leachables testing on customer pharmaceutical/biopharm products.
    8. Resolving unknown substances from customer samples by using wet chemistry to analyze Non Volatile Residue (NVR) using Total Dissolved Solids/ Total Suspended Solids testing to determine impurities within solvents and solutions.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science


QA Associate scientist Resume

Summary : Proven scientist with experience in instrumental analysis expertise in GMP environment in pharmaceutical industry and food industry. Problem solving to provide organized, efficient and accurate test results under multiple task deadlines. Experience includes proficiency of multiple instruments in pharmaceutical industry in both manufacturing and analytical areas, wet chemistry, method development, evaluation and validation.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Apple Tools, Laboratory Experience, Management Skills,.

Description :

    1. Performed opsonophagocytic assays and ELISAs that involve a variety of complex sample preparation and analysis procedures to quantitatively measure pharmaceutical compounds in a variety of biological matrices.
    2. Compile informative data and organize records to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements (USP and EP) and standard operating procedures (SOPs).
    3. Adhere strict compliance with basic scientific principles, procedures, and theories in analyzing products.
    4. Assume full responsibility in maintaining laboratory cleanliness, order, and stocks of supplies.
    5. Member of review team responsible for reviewing as well as lab authorizing analyst procedures, ensuring data integrity prior to submission to Quality Assurance (QA) and client.
    6. Perform data regulation responsibilities to ensure compliance with complex quality assurance requirements and standards Notable Achievements: Conducted bioanalytical methods as well as research and development projects to include the development and implementation of new assay methods, enhancement of existing methods, and transfer of client-provided methods.
    7. Performed data analysis to determine whether data is or is not acceptable according to strict and varying parameters.
    8. Routinely prepared and dispensed up to forty liters of various reagents utilized for performance of the client-provided assay.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BS In Biology


Sr. Associate Scientist Resume

Summary : Seeking new opportunities in product development, project management, and client services. Multidisciplinary biotech, pharmaceutical, and research experience in instrumental analysis, material characterization, method development, and quality control processes in cGMP/GLP regulatory environments.

Skills : Microsoft Suites, Adobe Creative Suites, Histology, Microbiology, Lab Technician, Document Management, Social Media, Basic Skills, Teamwork, Problem Solving, Analytical, Self-management.

Description :

    1. Coordinate the analytical portion of client studies based on study protocols and according to regulatory guidelines.
    2. Study Director for analytical method validation studies and Contributing Scientist (or PI) for dose concentration verification portion of client studies based on study protocols and according to regulatory guidelines.
    3. HPLC analytical method development, troubleshoot experimental problems independently, and prepare documentation in accordance with Good Laboratory Practices (GLP) guidelines.
    4. Draft/write SOPs and procedures for the formulation and analytical labs.
    5. Draft/write deviations, amendments, protocols, dose formulation analysis sub-reports, and method validation study reports.
    6. Develop and maintain proficiency in analytical instrumentation operation and maintenance.
    7. Participate in training and oversight of analytical laboratory chemists, and provide support to technicians, scientists, and study directors.
    8. As Study Director, developed analytical methods and performed 9 method validation studies in support of nonclinical research, aided in the completion of an additional 6 method validations, and completed 2 dozen dose formulation analyses as Contributing Scientist/Principal Investigator.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Engineering Geology

Associate Scientist III Resume

Summary : Bi-lingual professional scientist with industrial, academic and international laboratory experience. Experience in science based management, training, regulatory compliance, financial provision, cell culture, bioassays, immunoassays and on-line teaching.

Skills : Laboratory Management, Laboratory Training, Regulatory Knowledge GLP, GDP And GMP, Cell Culture, Immunoassays/bioassays, Teaching, Portuguese: Reading, Writing, Speaking, Project Management.

Description :

    1. Immunochemistry cell scientist responsible for research, development, validation and production of various pharmaceutical compounds for various top pharmaceutical companies.
    2. Completion and review of results of complex sample analysis to quantitatively measure pharmaceuticals in a variety of biological matrices under GMP, GDP, GLP FDA regulated and non- GMP, GDP, GLP studies.
    3. Various ELISA testing to include neutralizing antibody assays and immunochemistry assays for screening, specificity, immunodepletion and endpoint titer.
    4. Experience in working with bio-hazardous materials in a BSL 2 laboratory, radioactive materials and sterile enclosed cell culture environment.
    5. In-depth knowledge of SOPs, clinical FDA phases, experiment documentation, laboratory confidentiality and ethics.
    6. First team member assigned to the cell lab under the supervision of a principal investigator.
    7. Managed the expansion of the lab, projects and productivity while team building with five other team members.
    8. Successfully increased clientele for numerous studies in the cell lab by culturing various cell lines and effectively performing first cell based sample analysis for PPD-Richmond.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Biotechnology Management

Associate Scientist II Resume

Objective : Multi-faceted, efficient & reliable associate scientist with experience supporting principal scientists, managers and directors of lab operations. Proficient in all of the standard office desktop software, lab software (LIMS) and various programs. Diversified skill sets covering administrative support, client relations, writing, account management and project management. Excellent inter-personal, phone and digital communication skills.

Skills : Microsoft Suites, Adobe Creative Suites, Histology, Microbiology, Lab Technician, Document Management, Social Media, Basic Skills, Teamwork, Problem Solving, Analytical, Self-management.

Description :

    1. Aseptically prepare, screen, test, and manage the inventory of critical reagents and components used in biofunctional Serum Bactericidal and Opsonophagocytic assays supporting phase 2 and phase 3 clinical and non-clinical testing, development, and throughput.
    2. Practice wet chemistry techniques in the quality control of critical reagents, including pH, spectrophotometry, turbidity etc.
    3. Develop & perform all aspects of preclinical & clinical functional assays, including Serum Bacterial and Opsonophagocytic assays for meningococci & pneumococci vaccine research and all required documentation.
    4. Create and update documents associated with biofunctional assays, including standard operating procedures, status reports, and data analysis.
    5. Practice Lean Six Sigma techniques to improve efficiency and drive progress and goal completion.
    6. Continuously improve the efficiency and output of reagent and solution preparation procedures; 3 times more efficient in some cases.
    7. Satisfactorily complete all cGLP safety training in compliance with standard operating procedures and departmental regulations.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
BS In Biology

Associate Scientist I Resume

Objective : Clinical laboratorian with strong software and administrative skills eager to advance within the clinical laboratory and healthcare industry. Dedicated to ensuring laboratory integrity and efficiency through adhering to Good Lab Practices and Standard Operating Procedures. Highly motivated, enthusiastic, and a very quick learner with the ability to perform routine, repetitive tasks accurately as well as complex assays in a high volume environment.

Skills : MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, MS Access LIMS Oracle PeopleSoft.

Description :

    1. Contributed to the establishment of a medium throughput vector cloning service designed to support plant transformation pipeline for both model and core crops.
    2. Designed cloning strategies using VNTI and made maps for requests as needed along with the design and ordering of primers.
    3. Managed information for incoming requests from nominators in LIMS and Access.
    4. Isolated genes directly by PCR from gDNA, cDNA, and pDNA for vector cloning.
    5. Directly cloned and subcloned hundreds of vectors using both Gateway technology and conventional cloning methods available.
    6. Transformed Agrobacterium to support both the bioassay and crop transformation pipeline.
    7. Isolated and tested several transcription terminators candidates providing expression profile data in both a transient and stable reporter system to test functionality.
    8. Analyzed promoter and intron candidates in both T0 and T1 plants using GUS staining and MUG assays for gene expression analysis for tool development to initiate platform.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS In Biology

Associate Scientist Resume

Summary : Medical Device Manufacturing and Regulatory Affairs with extensive experience in biochemistry and assay design and implementation in both low and high throughput platforms for IVD. Experimental design included statistical analysis of development and implementation phases of the assay. Goal and deadline focused, adept at process management and streamlining data processing and reporting. Completed Medical Device regulation certification with UCSC extension, additionally pursuing a certification in Regulatory Affairs with a concentration in Medical Device Regulations.

Skills : Medical Devices, Biomarker Assay Design.

Description :

    1. Oversaw the daily lab management of a biomarker discovery and assay support group for several research targets including cardiovascular disease, metabolic disease and novel chemistry for inflammation.
    2. Routinely performed multi-assay analysis on samples from large clinical and preclinical studies eliminating the need for external analysis costs.
    3. Developed whole cell assays and novel ELISAs to address unmet research needs in the areas of gene expression (rtPCR) and metabolic disease.
    4. Developed and screened proprietary antibodies to meet research needs.
    5. Performed preliminary toxicological assays/liver toxicology for potential drug candidates.
    6. Constantly expanded the biomarker assay portfolio to meet expanding therapeutic areas.
    7. Evaluated and optimized commercially available kits and developed novel in-house immunoassays to meet diagnostic needs.
    8. Prioritized, validated and performed 40 assays on 5 different platforms for plasma, serum, urine, tissue lysates and cell culture media in 5 species.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Associate Scientist Lead Resume

Summary : Well-versed cross functional ADME bench and toxicology scientist. Data analysis including assisting the quality control group with data review. Also quantifying LC/MS/MS data and using software to calculate intrinsic clearance, calculating radioactivity exposure in plasma and tissues, as well as record keeping in Pristima and the electronic notebook.

Skills : Predictive Analytics Software, Image Lab, Image Lab, Photoshop, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office, Powerpoint Presentations, Powerpoint Presentations, Cell Culturing, DNA Isolation, Bradford Assay, ELISA Assay, HPLC.

Description :

    1. Worked in a team environment with collaboration between direct team members as well as cross collaboration between functional areas and sites.
    2. Worked independently on day to day projects.
    3. Performance of total radioactivity analysis to determine clearance and the release of subjects for a Human Absorption, Distribution, and Metabolism (AME) study.
    4. Performance of in vivo and in vitro assays including blood to plasma partitioning, plasma protein binding, covalent binding, determination of nucleoside binding and unstable NTP levels in tissues, microsomal stability and clearance and hepatocyte stability and clearance.
    5. Use of the Cell counter, Hamilton robot, the Biomek robot and mass spectrometer.
    6. Data analysis including quantifying mass spectrometry data and using software to calculate intrinsic clearance as well as record keeping in the electronic notebook.
    7. Completed six-sigma yellow belt training and participated in collaboration for 5S activities in the lab including certification.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BS In Animal Science

Associate Scientist Head Resume

Objective : Resourceful medical researcher with management skills, clinical study, clinic trial and drug discovery experience. Highly skilled at designing and carrying out experiments, with a creative, organized, and analytical approach to research.

Skills : Research.

Description :

    1. Assist as well as perform lab reactions prior to their scale up for pilot plant and plant trials.
    2. Perform characterization tests on food products (moisture analysis, viscosity, color, microscopy, particle size, starch concentration).
    3. Perform various analytical tests and prepare samples for analytical tests (iodometric titration for oxidizing species, pH measurement, and sediment volume, HPLC, starch concentration by YSI).
    4. Use LIMS system for writing reports, sample tracking, chemical inventory, and disposal and submit samples for various analytical and microbiology tests.
    5. Operate laboratory computers and soft wares for data entry and analysis.
    6. Leadership qualities through mentoring new employees about the project and techniques related to the project.
    7. Trouble shoot problems of various complexities while working independently.
    8. Follow JSAs and SOPs associated with specific tasks, respect company's GLP/GMP procedures and work under OSHA procedures in the lab.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Master Of Science

Assistant/Associate Scientist Resume

Summary : Multi-faceted, efficient & reliable associate scientist with experience supporting principal scientists, managers and directors of lab operations. Proficient in all of the standard office desktop software, lab software (LIMS) and various programs. Diversified skill sets covering administrative support, client relations, writing, account management and project management. Excellent inter-personal, phone and digital communication skills.

Skills : Microsoft Word, Power Point, Excel, Microsoft Outlook, Microsoft Office, Adobe, RX2000 Software, Perkin Elmer Software, Omnic Software, UV WinLab Software, Lonza WinKQCL Software, HIAC PharmSpec 2.2 Software, Vitek 2 SRF Software, Nikon NIS Elements BR, MIMS, Lotus Notes.

Description :

    1. Aseptic processing and sterile production of clinical trial pharmaceuticals.
    2. Train new hires on all manufacturing/operations equipment and procedures.
    3. Comply with current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs) and company policies relating to quality, safety, housekeeping, and cost effectiveness.
    4. Assemble and disassemble process equipment on all unit operations for hot melt extrusion, microsphere encapsulation, liposome production or polymer production.
    5. Draft standard operating procedures, master batch production records, work instructions, specifications, user requirement systems, and protocols for GMP production.
    6. Sterilize process equipment and supplies using an autoclave and/or depyrogenation oven.
    7. Raw material weigh/dispense, finished product inspection, packaging and shipping.
    8. Qualified in gowning techniques/cleanroom behavior, and experienced using various chemicals, solvents, highly potent active pharmaceutical ingredients and laboratory equipment.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor's In Biology

Professor Associate Scientist Resume

Objective : Biopharmaceutical R&D Scientist, with over 10 years of industry experience, seeking to secure a position where transferable analytical skills and technical proficiencies could be leveraged to support research and development. Definitive strengths include the ability to work independently, or in a team, to facilitate efficiency and improvement initiatives. Performance in pre-clinical, as well as process development research.

Skills : Polymerase Chain Reaction Western Blot Analysis Flow.

Description :

    1. Designed, performed and analyzed experiments in various purification platforms (affinity, hydrophobic interaction and ion- exchange chromatography, HPLC, TFF, etc.), employing sound scientific and engineering principles.
    2. Lead viral clearance process development, including the validation of viral clearance at a CMO.
    3. Generated all documentation, as well as reviewed and approved CMO protocols.
    4. Implemented a new nanofiltration device, in an effort to maximize the viral clearance process while maintaining compliance with regulatory guidelines.
    5. Served as a member of the team responsible for completion of Process Risk Assessment, FMEA document and Quality by Design analysis.
    6. Transferred purification methods to a CMO for phase II and phase III clinical manufacturing.
    7. Interacted with vendors to identify, evaluate and specify equipment, technologies and/or materials that improved the efficiency of Process Development operations.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Associate Scientist Resume

Objective : Entry level chemist with two years of industry experience in Analytical Services working with a variety of instrumentation and quality testing methods. Played an essential role in manufacturing for a lead supplier of raw materials and biochemicals such as enzymes, proteins, and buffers that are valuable for research and production applications in the pharmaceutical industry. Primary activities ranged from the testing and release of raw materials, collection and testing of in-process samples, and examination of finished products to verify that they are within specification for product release.

Skills : HPLC, GC, GLP, GMP, Empower.

Description :

    1. Support Client Company's global biorepository in alignment with Clinical Bio analytical and Discovery Technology and Discovery Analytical Sciences initiatives within Client company's policies and procedures.
    2. Sample Receipt, sample shipment, process improvement, organization of ECU's, dispensing and/or destruction of samples.
    3. Work with Pharmacology Operations and PCO Management to address sample receipt distribution and sample banking operations.
    4. Work with specific internal departments/ lab groups and address questions related to samples receipt functions.
    5. Work with specific external clients within sample issue resolution and maintain resolution database.
    6. Maintain Matrix bank including inventory and process ordering.
    7. Train new hires on basic group structure, daily tasks and procedures.
    8. Adherence to laboratory policies, safety procedures and standard operating procedures (SOPs).
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Research Management

Associate Scientist Lead Resume

Objective : Trained chemist currently working in a pharmaceutical lab performing pre-formulation, formulation development and analytical functions. Excellent organizational skills and exceptional attention to detail. Proficient with chromatography analytical methods and in-process sampling during product manufacturing.

Skills : GMP, Biopharmaceutical.

Description :

    1. Independently perform studies for the development of lead formulations.
    2. Studies include pH solubility, pH stability, solution and solid state stability, particle size determination, physical and chemical analysis.
    3. Responsible for writing and successfully executing protocols, collecting and analyzing data, providing development and final formulation reports to clients.
    4. Working closely with clients to provide critical data and information as needed.
    5. Independently draft addendums for additional client needs.
    6. Key team member in the production of materials for GLP toxicology studies following pre-approved batch records.
    7. Actively participated in multiple client requested quality assurance site evaluations.
    8. Routinely perform analytical testing, stability indicating HPLC method qualifications and studies for stability, solubility, excipient compatibility and particle size analysis.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Associate Scientist/Research Assistant Resume

Headline : Utilized electrical and mechanical aptitude in the set-up and troubleshooting of laboratory instruments. Trained technicians and chemists in the use of instrumentation, wet bench analyses, and computers. Possess diverse instrumental skills with ICP, HPLC, UV/VIS, Flame AA, Auto-titrators, Carbon Analyzers, GC Extensive method development and validation experience. Comprehensive experience as a bench chemist utilizing gravimetric and wet titration methods, such as pH, Redox, and complexometric titrations.

Skills : PBPK Modeling, Sciex Analyst, Thermo XCalibur, Prism GraphPad, LC/MS, Metabolite ID, CYP Phenotyping, Method Development, HT Screening.

Description :

    1. Provide Support for Customer Analytical Service Feed Lab Responsible for the daily routine operation and maintenance of four HPLC instruments for drug assays, using solid phase and wet extraction sample preparation techniques as per cGMP requirements.
    2. Perform periodic qualification tests and calibrations of HPLC and other lab equipment to comply with GMP requirements.
    3. Write protocols and design experiments for developing drug assays in animal feeds.
    4. Write standard analytical methods and laboratory equipment operating procedures.
    5. Train appropriate personnel as per GMP requirements.
    6. Saved company $100,000 annually over a six year period by completing HPLC and spectrophotometric method validations for six drug assays in finished feeds.
    7. Provide mentoring for technicians in our department for ongoing growth development.
    8. Prepare and deliver technical and safety presentations.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS In Chemistry

Associate Scientist Resume

Objective : Importance and hard work it takes to work in a vivarium to help PI's, AI's, students and large/small companies to continue to run studies with new compounds, so hopefully it will help people and animals diseases.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Word, Power Point, Provantis, Excel, Power Point, Latg, Laboratory Animal Science.

Description :

    1. Responsible for running GLP studies from start to finish.
    2. Responsible for concluding pre-designed protocols using basic techniques and skills.
    3. Responsible for executing protocols, collecting, processing and collecting data.
    4. Responsible for executing protocols, processing and collecting data.
    5. Responsible for having excellent communication and interpersonal skills with employees, management, and clients.
    6. Conducted predesigned studies using laboratory equipment, and calculating such tasks as randomization, allocation and collection of data capture system (Provantis).
    7. Responsible for making detailed observations and basic data analysis.
    8. Responsible for documenting timely, accurate, litigable, error free lab records, that did not adversely impact the creditability of the data Responsible for administering all compounds.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BA