Graduate Researcher Resume Samples

A Graduate Researcher is a research assistant who works for a temporary period and assists with academic research work. Basic job responsibilities seen on the Graduate Researcher Resume include the following – maintaining and updating the process of graduate research database; assisting the senior researchers or professors; completing thesis proposals under guidance and supervision; attending departmental seminars; harvesting field samples or lab samples; assisting in the preparation of reports or papers for seminars; looking for information on the Internet; compiling information and materials of the research; and using statistical techniques on the data gathered for tabulating and analyzing purposes.

The nature of the job demands the following skills – knowledge of current research methodologies, and statistical techniques; a strong sense of ethics and moral values; and good interpersonal skills and the ability to think logically. A bachelor’s degree is the minimum educational qualification required to work in this role.

Graduate Researcher Resume example

Graduate Researcher Resume

Headline : Work experience in electro-mechanical R&D projects particularly in unmanned vehicle, and medical equpiment. Proficient in computer and technical trouble shooting.

Skills : Solidworks, CATIA, Google Sketch Up, MS Office, MATLAB, C++, Sharepoint.

Description :

    1. Designed waterproof cylinders to retrofit the electronics for the underwater use.
    2. Used SOLIDWORKS and CATIA to design and assemble parts in 3D, Created a 2D drawings to machine the parts.
    3. Performed a thrust evaluation of Underwater Thruster to identify PID gain for the autopilot design.
    4. Performed the data integrity check, and maintenance on the underwater vehicle's .
    5. Imagined & Profile sonar, Doppler Velocity Logger, and Inertial Sensor.
    6. Inspected the fiber optic cables and underwater still cameras for sea-trial preparation.
    7. Provided technical support such as configuring TCP/IP network hardware, troubleshooting lab instruments, and computer.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
M.S In Ocean Engineering


Graduate Researcher Resume

Headline : Seeking a Graduate Researcher position in the Clinical Research field to utilize strong and proven background in Monitoring of Clinical Trials and Quality Control and Assurance in Clinical Studies.

Skills : Microsoft, Ms Word, Ms Office Suite, SAS Programming, SAS MACROS, SAS/SQL, SAS Visual Analytics.

Description :

    1. Examined the electronic role of semiconductors on a metal surface.
    2. Extensive used, knowledge, and regular maintenance of multi-component.
    3. Developed guidance on new climate-related infrastructure design criteria, e.g., nuclear generators or wind farms.
    4. Identified major issues, challenges.
    5. Redesigned the courses, based on Case-Based-Learning method.
    6. Designed the curriculum, lecture slides, course notes, cases, exams and assign- ments.
    7. Purified, crystallization and X-ray structure determination of cocosin from Cocos nucifera.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED


Graduate Researcher Resume

Summary : As a Graduate Researcher, Responsible for Performing a computational life-cycle assessment of a Viessmann-manufactured CHP unit (using a Stirling engine), evaluating the product's manufacturing and performance throughout the system's lifespan.

Skills : Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Plant Metabolism, Plant Genetics, Lipid Analysis, Protein Purification.

Description :

    1. Maintain a safe workspace via compliance with safety regulations and protocols.
    2. Synthesis of libraries of organic compounds.
    3. Analysis and structure elucidation of synthesized compounds and reaction products.
    4. Purification of organic compounds.
    5. Maintain a personal workspace, which includes a Schlenk line, bench, fume hood, roughing pump, and gas cylinders.
    6. Maintain instruments such as GCs, NMRs, reactIRs.
    7. Maintain shared workspaces such as glove boxes, rotovaps, chemical storage areas, and hazardous waste areas.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Master's In Organic Chemistry

Graduate Researcher Resume

Objective : As a Graduate Researcher, responsible for Designing, assembling, and calibrating a photocatalytic reactor for measuring catalytic hydrogen (and oxygen) evolution from aqueous solutions using UV and visible light sources.

Skills : Protein Modeling, Protein Kinetics, Metabolic Engineering, Protein Chemistry, HPLC, GC-MS, FPLC, GC-FID.

Description :

    1. Synthesized for the application of MCV.
    2. Mechanistic Studied of an Aza-Aldol Reaction of a-Alkoxy Lithium Enolates Mechanistic studies were done via 19F NMR kinetics.
    3. Selectivity differenced and side-product formation were correlated with reaction temperature as well as quenching temperature.
    4. Examined of the [2,3] Wittig Rearrangement of a-Allyloxy Lithium Enolates.
    5. Synthesized to serve as simple models for the more complex chiral products.
    6. Collaborated with Duke Career Service Center to design a career fair app on iOS platform based on students' needs of searching career event.
    7. Synthesized and characterized metal oxides (MnO2, Ni(OH)2/graphene)using hydrothermal, microwave and UV-light assisted techniques.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Ph.D. In Chemical

Graduate Researcher Resume

Objective : To establish a long-term career in a company where I may utilize my Jr. Graduate Researcher professional skills and knowledge to be an effective Associate Program Manager and inspiration to those around me.

Skills : Researching Skills, Planning Skills.

Description :

    1. Cerevisiaed to produce novel polyketides.
    2. Biochemically characterized each enzymatic catalytic domain of iterative fugal polyketides.
    3. Successfully cloned and expressed the lovastatin gene cluster in E.
    4. Performed large scale fermentation for isolation and purification of heterologously expressed proteins.
    5. Chemical synthesized and characterization of Au and Ag nanoparticles.
    6. Raman and SERS investigation of the orientation of molecules absorbed onto the surface of nanomaterial.
    7. Electrochemical and spectroscopic investigation of redox property of naphthoquinone derivatives.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Ph.D. In Mechanical Engineering

Graduate Researcher Resume

Objective : To obtain a part-time Graduate Researcher position with an emphasis on Sales Support/Office Management utilizing extensive experience and skills. Productive in contributing effectively towards the objectives of a team, and is able to share knowledge, ideas and information.

Skills : Microsoft Office, R, CAD, Matlab, Labview, C++, Fortran.

Description :

    1. Experienced in controls theory and design.
    2. Researched Skills During the course of Ph.D.
    3. Problem formulated and solving, simulation design, results interpreting.
    4. Able to work effectively with limited supervision and meet deadlines.
    5. Written communications developed through writing papers and dissertation.
    6. Developed a GIS based spatially disaggregated emission inventory for five air pollutants considering three major source.
    7. Used the emission inventory has been used as input in an air quality model (ATMoS) to predict ambient concentrations of particulate matter.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
PhD In Mechanical Engineering

Graduate Researcher Resume

Objective : Proficient with process modeling, simulation, and reactor design research (polymers, metals, etc.) using analytical instruments Strong team management skills: led a research team and worked with multidisciplinary projects Confident public presenter with excellent quantitative and logical problem solving skills Self-starter, experienced trainer, and mentor with excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Skills : Material Fabrication And Processing: Melt Spinning.

Description :

    1. Processed design, development and optimization: Regularly implemented P&ID and PFD's.
    2. Frequently used modeling (MATLAB, VB, etc.) and simulation tools (COMSOL, ASPEN etc.) to design and troubleshoot the process.
    3. Developed antibacterial cleaning products for commercial applications and polymeric and semi-conductor products for pharmaceutical and solar applications Polymer synthesis and characterization.
    4. Synthesized several (thermoelastic, thermosetting, etc.) polymers.
    5. Analyzed structure-property relationships and performed mechanical and thermal analysis.
    6. Fabricated polymer fibers and nanoparticles.
    7. Simulated the polymer chain length.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Ph.D. In Chemical Engineering

Graduate Researcher Resume

Summary : Seeking a Graduate Researchee position with an outstanding career opportunity that will offer a rewarding work environment along with a winning team that will fully utilize management skills.

Skills : Statistical Analysis, C++, Aerospace Engineering, Engineering, Excel, AFM, Autodesk Inventor, COMSOL, Data Analysis, Research, Simulink, Electronics.

Description :

    1. Conducted experiments to understand atomic-scale wear of single-asperity silicon against diamond as a function of sliding speed and temperature.
    2. Utilized electron microscopes in both scanning (SEM) and transmission (TEM) mode to capture atomic-level details of the silicon/diamond contact system.
    3. Interfaced with contracted engineers to develop nanoindentation software which optimized operation of a pico-indenter by providing smooth scanning and greater directional control of the diamond indenter probe.
    4. Used a focused ion beam (FIB) to image/mill the diamond indenter probe in order to remove contamination from the contact surface and ensure compositional homogeneity.
    5. Operated a fluid cell atomic force microscope (AFM) to test the dependence of nanoscale wear of the silicon/diamond contact pair on temperature.
    6. Characterized diamond substrates for contamination with a Raman microscope in order to ensure pure diamond-silicon contact.
    7. Analyzed image, video, force, and displacement data using statistical methods including linear and nonlinear least-squares analysis, T-tests, F-tests, and Mote Carlo simulations.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Master Of Science In Engineering

Graduate Researcher Resume

Objective : Eight years of combined experience in design of experiment (DOE) in research, materials synthesis and characterization, instrument maintenance, calibration and validation, manufacturing process, standard operating procedure (SOP), quality control, compliance and management, analytical method development, deviation handling.

Skills : Chemical Vapor Deposition, Scanning Electron Microscopy.

Description :

    1. Synthesized and characterized novel nanomaterials such as carbon nanotubes, nanoparticles, polymers and their hybrid structures for sustainable energy and sensing applications.
    2. Developed and fabricated Pt-MWNT based 2x2 PAFC electrodes for Hydrogen LLC., which were 20 times more stable than conventional Pt-C catalysts, with only 1/8 thick catalyst layer.
    3. Synthesized and characterized a novel nanomaterial: nitrogen-doped carbon nanotube cups (NCNCs).
    4. Demonstrated NCNCs as low-cost fuel cell catalyst for O2 reduction to substitute Pt catalysts.
    5. Designed NCNCs based electrochemical sensors for H2O2 and glucose (diabetes) detection.
    6. Investigated the isolation of individual nanocups from NCNCs and their potential application for nano containers/carriers.
    7. Synthesized and fabricated NCNCs and MWNTs based supercapacitors.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Ph.D. In Analytical Chemistry

Graduate Researcher Resume

Objective : Recent engineering graduate passionate about software development and am looking for a full time developer position. Detail oriented, quick learner and reliable.

Skills : Powder X-ray Diffraction, X-ray Photoelectron microscopy.

Description :

    1. Quantum mechanical modeled of post soft breakdown conduction though ultrathin gate oxide of MOS devices.
    2. Technical Low yielded analysis of Silicon manufacturing process.
    3. Studied and Optimizedof Micro Combined Heat (CHP) Distributed Power Systems (via co-generation) Objective.
    4. Conducted exploratory research of a 'co-generation' system, and the technologies suitable for a domestic CHP system.
    5. Aimed to compare the effectiveness of this type of system in comparison to grid-based electricity.
    6. Spearheaded an in-depth study to analyze existing technologies, gaining an understanding of the 4-5 existing technologies (IC engines, Stirling engines, Fuel cells, ORC and micro turbines).
    7. Conducted a comparative study on these technologies, comparing performance, power requirements, efficiency, economic viability, and environmental impact.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
MS In Mechanical Engineering

Graduate Researcher Resume

Objective : As a Graduate Researcher, responsible for Synthesizing and characterizing novel nanomaterials such as carbon nanotubes, nanoparticles, polymers and their hybrid structures for sustainable energy and sensing applications.

Skills : Intelligence, Curiosity, Quick thinker.

Description :

    1. Conducted research according to the guidelines for graduate students at the University of Minnesota.
    2. Managed social media interactions with the University of Minnesota community and external audiences.
    3. Created content marketing campaigns and maintain content calendars.
    4. Prepared presentations, reports, and media materials for internal and external audiences.
    5. Conducted in-depth research on market trends, customer needs, and customer behavior.
    6. Analyzed data from customer surveys, competitor analysis, etc.
    7. Developed new models for customer segmentation.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
M.S In Ocean Engineering

Graduate Researcher Resume

Headline : As a Graduate Researcher, Responsible for Maintaining a safe workspace via compliance with safety regulations and protocols Synthesis of libraries of organic compounds Analysis and structure elucidation of synthesized compounds and reaction products Purification of organic compounds Maintain a personal workspace, which includes a Schlenk line, bench, fume hood, roughing pump, and gas cylinders Maintain instruments such as GCs, NMRs, reactions Maintain shared workspaces such as glove boxes, rotovaps, chemical storage areas, and hazardous waste areas.

Skills : SAS Programming, SAS MACROS, SAS/SQL, SAS Visual Analytics.

Description :

    1. Structured determination of hemoglobin from Donkey (Equus Asinus) at 3.0A resolution.
    2. Worked collaboratively with product managers, product designers, data scientists, and engineers, with the mentorship and support of senior researchers, to run studies of new designs and features.
    3. Conducted foundational and evaluative research to glean insights that are concrete and valuable to informing product strategy.
    4. Crafted compelling narratives about our users' needs, attitudes, aspirations, expectations, obstacles, and motivations.
    5. Experienced thriving in a startup environment.
    6. Expertised in qualitative research methods and frameworks, such as in-depth interviews, diary studies, journey mapping, card sorting, or usability studies.
    7. Comforted with quantitative research methods, including surveys and statistical analysis.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            5-7 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Executive
            Education
            Education
            Diploma

            Graduate Researcher Resume

            Objective : Graduate Research Assistant is responsible for conducting research related to a specific project, as well as adhering to the company's policies and procedures.

            Skills : Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Plant Metabolism, Plant Genetics, Lipid Analysis.

            Description :

              1. Kept detailed and up-to-date lab notebook Organize electronic data such that the organization structure is obvious and searchable.
              2. Work closely with my PI and lab-mates Train new grad students to use instruments and do synthesis Solution structure determination of lithium enolates Reaction kinetics of reactions of lithium enolates Search relevant databases Stay up-to-date with chemistry literature Accomplishments Solution Structure Determination of a-Alkoxy Lithium Enolates Pioneered solution structure determination of chelating a-alkoxy lithium enolates using the Method of Continuous Variations (MCV), X-ray crystallography, and experiments to discern solvation.
              3. Successfully cloned and expressed the lovastatin gene cluster in E.
              4. Mechanistic Studies of an Aza-Aldol Reaction of a-Alkoxy Lithium Enolates Mechanistic studies were done via 19F NMR kinetics.
              5. 15N labeling of the imine was used for the solution structure elucidation of the 1,2-addition products.
              6. Selectivity differences and side-product formation were correlated with reaction temperature as well as quenching temperature.
              7. Examination of the [2,3] Wittig Rearrangement of a-Allyloxy Lithium Enolates The [2,3] Wittig rearrangement was examined with in situ IR.
              8. Several achiral alkoxides were synthesized to serve as simple models for the more complex chiral products.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            0-2 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Entry Level
            Education
            Education
            Master's In Organic Chemistry

            Graduate Researcher Resume

            Objective : Determined, through research, the efficiency and performance capabilities of the Stirling engine, performing an in-depth analysis of the Stirling cycle, and analysis of the various configurations (alpha, beta, and gamma).

            Skills : Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Plant Metabolism, Plant Genetics, Lipid Analysis, Protein Purification, Protein Modeling, Protein Kinetics, Metabolic Engineering, Protein Chemistry, HPLC, GC-MS, FPLC, GC-FID.

            Description :

              1. Reconstituted two complex iterative fungal polyketide megasynthases in heterologous hosts.
              2. Heterologously expressed the fungal pks4 gene from Gibberella fujikuroi in E.
              3. cerevisiae to produce novel polyketides.
              4. Biochemically characterized each enzymatic catalytic domain of iterative fungal polyketides.
              5. Performed large-scale fermentation for isolation and purification of heterologously expressed proteins.
              6. In vitro and in vivo production of Dihydromonacolin L, the key precursor to lovastatin.
              7. Heterologously expressed the fungal pks4 gene from Gibberella fujikuroi in E.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            2-5 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Junior
            Education
            Education
            Ph.D. In Chemical

            Graduate Researcher Resume

            Objective : Graduate Researcher with 3+ years of experience in Developing and fabricating Pt-MWNT based 2x2 PAFC electrodes for Hydrogen LLC., which were 20 times more stable than conventional Pt-C catalysts, with only 1/8 thick catalyst layer.

            Skills : Controls Theory And Design, Data Analysis, Data Processing, System Identification, System Modeling, Matlab, C++ And Python, Kalman Filter Design, Microsoft Office, Latex.

            Description :

              1. Intensive Matlab experience involving various simulation designs.
              2. Developing stochastic dual adaptive control approach using dynamic programming algorithm to solve the problem of mobile wireless power control.
              3. Familiar with Kalman filter.
              4. Experience in controls theory and design (e.g.
              5. PID, LQG.) Computer skills: Matlab, Latex, Microsoft Office, Windows and Mac OS X, minor working experience in C++ and Python.
              6. Able to work effectively with limited supervision and meet deadlines.
              7. Written communications developed through writing papers and dissertation.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            2-5 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Junior
            Education
            Education
            Ph.D. In Mechanical Engineering

            Graduate Researcher Resume

            Summary : Graduate Researcher with 4+ years of experience in Interfacing with contracted engineers to develop nanoindentation software that optimized operation of a pico-indenter by providing smooth scanning and greater directional control of the diamond indenter probe.

            Skills : Commitment, Excellent written and verbal communication skills. ..

            Description :

              1. Control System for Generating Wind in a Virtual Environment: Developed an integrated control system comprising dynamic extension, conditional angular rate switching control, PID and Sliding Mode Control, for generating flow patterns in a wind tunnel termed the Treadport Active Wind Tunnel (TPAWT).
              2. Designed a novel wind tunnel to augment atmospheric wind to an immersive virtual environment.
              3. Output feedback control with dynamic extension for the active controllers and integrated boundary condition design for passive flow guidance helped in generating directional wind flow.
              4. A fully developed system with practical turbulence reduction methods allowed successful implementation on the actual virtual environment (a 14' x 8' subsonic flow chamber).
              5. Designed and developed a vorticity-meter to determine the core flow of wind and position of vortices in a trapezoidal wind tunnel.
              6. Sensor comprises a miniature shaft and optical encoder (miniature E4 series US digital) in order to reduce the friction and inertia generated in a conventional wind vane.
              7. Correlated sensor data with a T.C.F.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            10+ Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Senior
            Education
            Education
            PhD In Mechanical Engineering

            Graduate Researcher Resume

            Summary : Graduate Researcher is responsible for conducting independent research and development of new products and technologies to meet the needs of the company. This includes working with the Marketing Manager, Product Manager, and Director of Engineering to coordinate efforts. 

            Skills : The ability to stay calm, Intelligence.

            Description :

              1. Created new product concepts that meet the market need.
              2. Presented findings in a clear report with relevant recommendations for improvement.
              3. Delivered a monthly revenue forecast.
              4. Developed sales tools and collateral.
              5. Brief and train the sales force at quarterly sales meetings.
              6. Brief press and analysts and go on press tours.
              7. Act as a leader within the company.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            10+ Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Senior
            Education
            Education
            Ph.D. In Chemical Engineering

            Graduate Researcher Resume

            Headline : Spectroscopic with experience in Raman and Services spectroscopy, electrochemistry and computational chemistry. Research interest include; chemical synthesis and characterization of chemical materials with electronic and optical properties ( Ag, Au and Cu nanoparticles ). Also, research focused on quantitative and qualitative analysis, method development and data analysis.

            Skills : Matlab, Solidworks, Ms Word, Ms Powerpoint, TEM, Statistical Analysis, C++, Aerospace Engineering, Engineering, Excel, AFM, Autodesk Inventor, COMSOL, Data Analysis, Research, Simulink, Electronics.

            Description :

              1. Conducted experiments to understand atomic-scale wear of single-asperity silicon against diamond as a function of sliding speed and temperature.
              2. Publications are in preparation.
              3. Utilized electron microscopes in both scanning (SEM) and transmission (TEM) mode to capture atomic-level details of the silicon/diamond contact system.
              4. Characterized diamond substrates for contamination with a Raman microscope in order to ensure pure diamond-silicon contact.
              5. Analyzed image, video, force, and displacement data using statistical methods including linear and nonlinear least-squares analysis, T-tests, F-tests, and Monte Carlo simulations.
              6. Developed Matlab software to aid visual and statistical analysis.
              7. Fabricated quantum-dot structures using electrostatic deposition and analyzed optical properties.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            5-7 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Executive
            Education
            Education
            Master Of Science In Engineering

            Graduate Researcher Resume

            Objective : As a Graduate Researcher, Responsible for Developing antibacterial cleaning products for commercial applications and polymeric and semi-conductor products for pharmaceutical and solar applications Polymer synthesis and characterization: Synthesized several (thermoplastic, thermosetting, etc.) polymers.

            Skills : Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

            Description :

              1. Conducted research and analysis as part of the Innovation Strategy.
              2. Conducted market research to understand customer needs.
              3. Participated in brainstorming sessions and ideation sessions.
              4. Collaborated with other teams throughout the organization.
              5. Developed the teams understanding of the global market opportunities.
              6. Helped establish priorities for innovation projects.
              7. Performed analysis of company data sets to determine trends.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            2-5 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Junior
            Education
            Education
            Ph.D. In Analytical Chemistry

            Graduate Researcher Resume

            Objective : Recent engineering graduate passionate about software development and am looking for a full time developer position. Detail oriented, quick learner and reliable, I am comfortable working across the full stack.

            Skills : Quick thinker, Commitment.

            Description :

              1. Studied and Optimization of Micro Combined Heat (CHP) Distributed Power Systems (via co-generation) Objective: Conducted exploratory research of a 'co-generation' system, and the technologies suitable for a domestic CHP system.
              2. Aimed to compare the effectiveness of this type of system in comparison to grid-based electricity.
              3. Spearheaded an in-depth study to analyze existing technologies, gaining an understanding of the 4-5 existing technologies (IC engines, Stirling engines, Fuel cells, ORC, and microturbines).
              4. Conducted a comparative study on these technologies, comparing performance, power requirements, efficiency, economic viability, and environmental impact.
              5. Determined the level of heat exchanges required for a co-generation system, and conducted an isothermal analysis of the engine, via a mathematical model using MATLAB.
              6. Demonstrated expertise in studying the various stages of interaction with the technology's environment, and comparison of the system with others.
              7. Conducted an analysis of inventory data from multiple databases to formulate an effective inventory model.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            0-2 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Entry Level
            Education
            Education
            MS In Mechanical Engineering