Postdoctoral Scientist Resume Samples

The main duty of a Postdoctoral Scientist is to take responsibility for designing, organizing, and conducting a highly specialized and advanced experiment using scientific protocols and procedures. While the exact duties vary based on the specialization and research undertaken, the following are certain core duties mentioned on the Postdoctoral Scientist Resume – designing and implementing research protocols, designing safely procedures, adopting new procedures methods and instrumentation relating to research procedures; overseeing media preparation, collecting and analyzing research data; supervising laboratory personnel, coordinating research efforts; searching for pertinent scientific literature as needed; and assisting in general maintenance of laboratory.

To excel in this career, the following skills are needed – strong subject knowledge, researching and multitasking skills, leadership and teaching experience, large breadth and depth of scientific and other knowledge, and solid technical writing skills. The minimum qualification includes a Ph.D. in a relevant area.

Postdoctoral Scientist Resume example

Postdoctoral Scientist Resume

Headline : Postdoctoral Scientist is responsible for Motivating scientist with experiences in investigating autoimmune and infectious diseases. Expert in techniques used in molecular biology, immunology, cell biology, and protein biochemistry. Possessing expertise in working with animal models of diseases, mammalian cell culture, clinical samples, and pre-clinical drug testing.

Skills : Ms. Word, Graphpad Statistics, Communication.

Description :

    1. Studied biomarker profile associated with myasthenia gravis (MG) using human serum metabolomics.
    2. Successfully completed project in collaboration with Georgetown University, where untargeted metabolomic profiling of serum samples of patients was performed by UPLC-MS, and a biomarker panel indicating therapeutic responsiveness of prednisone treatment was discovered (Published).
    3. Successfully tested a steroid analog, siRNA targeting of a complement system component (C5), and vaccine targeting of anti-apoptotic protein in experimental autoimmune myasthenia gravis (EAMG).
    4. Involved immunization of animals with torpedo acetylcholine receptor followed by clinical score evaluation, serum IgG level determination by ELISA, collection of tissue, blood, IHC, fluorescence, and confocal microscopy.
    5. Targeted complement inhibitor to post-synaptic neuromuscular junctions (NMJ).
    6. Designed and cloned constructs with complement inhibitor fused to single-chain antibody and other NMJ targeting proteins.
    7. Expressed recombinant proteins in E.coli using pET expression system and affinity purify using Talon columns.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Ph.D In Life Sciences


Postdoctoral Scientist Resume

Objective : Postdoctoral Scientist with 2 years of experience in Designing and Conducting Raman experiments for the study of orientation in fibrous PLA, the effect of talc, and temperature on crystallinity measurements.

Skills : PCR and Cloning, RNA isolation and analysis by QPCR or Northern Blot, Fluorescent Microscopy, Protein Purification, Immunoblotting, DNA sequencing, and scientific writing.

Description :

    1. Designed and implemented a number of diverse research projects aimed at studying the effects and mechanism of action of rhIL-11 on intestinal epithelial cells.
    2. Characterized the therapeutic effects of rhIL-11 in a preclinical model of sepsis.
    3. Scientific Expertise Expertise in target and biomarker discovery and validation using multiple molecular and proteomic methods.
    4. Successfully applicable translational research tools to support drug development during preclinical and clinical development GLP trained.
    5. Exposured to CLIA regulation.
    6. Experienced in robotics to increase laboratory proficiency and throughput.
    7. Experienced in data processing and QC methodology for clinical microarray data.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED


Postdoctoral Scientist Resume

Headline : Experienced Postdoctoral Scientist with expertise in protein drug glycan analysis, peptide mapping, new enzyme discovery, enzyme activity assays, protein expression and purification, glycobiology and carbohydrate chemistry.

Skills : Python, IDL, Mathematics, Physics, Statistics, MS Office, MySQL, Photoshop.

Description :

    1. Developed an automated tool for the classification of astrophysical sources using machine learning methods.
    2. Worked on data mining for large scientific data sets (catalogs, images).
    3. Conferenced Co-Organizer, DC/MD/VA Astrophysics Summer Meeting - Acquired external grants, published papers, presented research at conferences.
    4. Supervised graduate and undergraduate students.
    5. Webmaster, Pulsar & pulsar-wind nebulae database pulsar Accomplishments Developed an automated tool for classification of astrophysical sources using machine learning methods.
    6. Authored and co-authored scientific publications.
    7. Presented research at local and international conferences.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
PH.D. In Physics

Postdoctoral Scientist Resume

Headline : Highly qualified Postdoctoral Scientist with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and I would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Molecular Biology, Protein Biochemistry, Tissue Culture, Cell Signaling.

Description :

    1. Assisted in preparation of grant proposals, but is not responsible for generating grant funds.
    2. Designed experiments in cooperation with the mentor.
    3. Compiled figures and text for the submission of publications and presentations as author or co-author.
    4. Designed and performed experiments. Will keep appropriate experimental records and documentation and analyze the results with the mentor.
    5. Developed, adapted, and implemented new research techniques and protocols.
    6. Performed routine and complex laboratory procedures throughout the training period.
    7. Operated and maintained equipment and instruments.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            5-7 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Executive
            Education
            Education
            MS

            Postdoctoral Scientist Resume

            Headline : Seeking a Postdoctoral Scientist position, responsible for submitting to a Drug Test and Background Investigation, bending, standing, walking for a prolonged period of time, and also following directions and work safely.

            Skills : Communication SKills, Multitasking, Management.

            Description :

              1. Evaluated medical, science, and engineering projects for commercialization potential.
              2. Supported licensing of six technologies to life sciences and pharmaceutical companies.
              3. Designed and developed analogs of progesterone for brain trauma treatment.
              4. Developed a preclinical model for an IND application.
              5. Used 3-D molecular modeling programs such as Glide, AutoDock, and AutoDock Vina to predict the binding energy of ligand interaction with selected protein kinases.
              6. Used Data analysis, machine learning, data mining and visualization, Python, Mathematica, IDL, MySQL.
              7. Developed a novel step-growth polymerization method to prepare silicone hydrogel, which dramatically reduced the extractable content of the lenses.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            5-7 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Executive
            Education
            Education
            G.E.D

            Postdoctoral Scientist Resume

            Objective : Seeking a Postdoctoral Scientist position in which my skills as a biochemist and protein specialist can be used to help advance processes in your lab/company and advance science to benefit human health.

            Skills : Planning, Investigating, Management.

            Description :

              1. Directed project on cell signaling using a primary neuronal tissue model.
              2. Conducted hands-on lab research, supervised lab technicians, and assisted on multiple additional projects.
              3. Worked efficiently in a fast-paced environment using superior planning and time management skills.
              4. Co-inventor of patent 7674597 Signaling intermediates in an in vitro model of Alzheimer's disease.
              5. Published high profile research paper in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
              6. Awarded highest practical performance rating on annual reviews.
              7. Investigated radioactive tracing of amino acid metabolite to augment the expression of recombinant viral protein.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            2-5 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Executive
            Education
            Education
            G.E.D

            Postdoctoral Scientist Resume

            Objective : Postdoctoral Scientist with 5 years of experience in Performing human plasma structural studies relative to Plasma isolated Inositolphosphoglycans (IPGs) and proteomic analysis of insulin mediator effects on neuronal development using 2D gel electrophoresis (IEF, DIGE, CyDyes and fluorescent dyes, peptide mass fingerprinting using mass spectrometry (MALDI-TOF and ESI LTQ).

            Skills : Supervising, MS Office, Management.

            Description :

              1. Conducted many mutageneses followed by the high-throughput screen to find new genes and regulatory mechanisms for cell division.
              2. Led to the discovery of about 900 ts mutant strains.
              3. Performed high-throughput RNAi screen to confirm a phenotype of new gene candidates.
              4. Found and cloned repo-1 as a new gene involved in asymmetric cell division using NGS technologies.
              5. Managed a collaborative study with the University of Colorado which led to identifying repo-1 as a novel regulator of innate immunity.
              6. Supervised five biology major undergraduate students.
              7. Included all steps from their project design and goal setting to data extracting and analysis.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            2-5 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Junior
            Education
            Education
            MS

            Postdoctoral Scientist Resume

            Headline : Postdoctoral Scientist with 6 years of experience in Establishing effects of high glucose on respiration and gene expression on mature endothelial cells and endothelial stem cells Isolation of, and also Developing of a novel DNA damage model based on genetic and molecular characterization of a novel biomarker involved in the discrimination of.

            Skills : Developing, Coordinating, Management.

            Description :

              1. Led in vitro and in vivo studies on how chemotherapeutics and nanoparticles impact heart function.
              2. Managed budget, purchasing, equipment, and workplace safety.
              3. Taught and mentored students.
              4. Discoveries led to 3 grant renewals, 2 publications, several conference talks and posters, and a Society of Toxicology cardiovascular toxicology award.
              5. Improved nursing and dental assistant students' understanding of antihistamine and asthma drugs by structuring pharmacology lectures with take-home messages and key points.
              6. Developed and validated biochemistry assays to enable diabetes and cardiovascular research.
              7. Developed an Excel-based solution with visualization and biostatistics for a project with a large data set.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            5-7 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Executive
            Education
            Education
            G.E.D

            Postdoctoral Scientist Resume

            Headline : In-depth knowledge and experience in protein downstream purification and process scale-up. Hands-on experience in chromatography, HPLC, UF/DF/RO Proficient in protein chemistry and analytics. Hands-on experience in chemical modification of proteins Demonstrated organizational and communication skills with proven expertise working in a highly technical collaborative environment Experience working in early and late-stage development projects. Working knowledge of Project Management; aspiring to be a certified PMP.

            Skills : MS Office, Developing, Tracking.

            Description :

              1. Expedited publication of the co-authored manuscript.
              2. Investigated factors influencing several enzyme activity assays.
              3. Developed purification method (IMAC/IEX) for recombinant viral fusion protein from insect cell/BEV system Supervised 4th student design team for the process design and scale-up of recombinant protein production and purification Provided scientific support and guidance in various research projects within the group Assisted in writing several successful inter-institutional grant applications.
              4. Initiated and managed collaborative projects with industry and academia INNOVASCREEN INC., London ON Oct.
              5. Designed and executed the scale-up of recombinant reo-viral protein (30ml to 3L) from the baculovirus expression system.
              6. Successful tracked record in hiring and building new laboratories.
              7. Performed cell-based assays to check the activity of the protein.
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              5-7 Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Executive
              Education
              Education
              G.E.D

              Postdoctoral Scientist Resume

              Objective : Postdoctoral Scientist with 3 years of experience in Consolidating, straighten, and safe movement of inventory beginning with the receiving process through the shipping process, Operating Tugger and other equipment to consolidate, straighten, and clean racks as directed, and also Adhering to operational policies and procedures.

              Skills : Bioconjugate Production, Management, MS Office.

              Description :

                1. Cross-trained on multiple positions as required.
                2. Notified supervisor of product defects or equipment malfunctions.
                3. Followed company policies and safety regulations.
                4. Weared personal protective equipment as required within safety guidelines.
                5. Met daily goals require flexible end of shift hours.
                6. Performed various tasks, including sweeping floors, storing equipment, etc.
                7. Assisted in the preparation of grants and proposals, data presentation in conferences.
                Years of Experience
                Experience
                2-5 Years
                Experience Level
                Level
                Executive
                Education
                Education
                High School Diploma