Research Technologist Resume Samples

A Research Technologist undertakes a variety of specialized tasks relating to the development and implementation of research projects or experiments. The job description and duties listed on the Research Technologist Resume includes the following – investigating and evaluating research methods, advising faculty on optimal use of equipment and methodology; collecting and analyzing reports of data, identifying data integrity, training new users in equipment operation, overseeing day-to-day laboratory operations, maintaining the needed supplies, and performing equipment repair tasks.

The most sought-after qualification for this role includes – working knowledge of routine work applications, ability to follow standard principles and systems, familiarity with appropriate terminologies associated with the field, knowledge of basic lab techniques and computer; and ensuring a safe and healthy practice at work. This position normally requires a bachelor’s degree in chemistry, biology or relevant sciences.

Research Technologist Resume example

Research Technologist Resume

Objective : College graduate from a distinguished honors research university with a background in scientific research, in addition to hands-on experience inaccurate execution of specimen collection protocols and clinical laboratory procedures. Seeking an employment opportunity that will allow demonstration of acquired skills from the experience in healthcare and biomedical research, whilst encouraging the pursuit of higher education.

Skills : Cell Culture, Protein Purification, ELISA, PCR, Technical Writing.

Description :

    1. Inserted recombinant plant genes into bacterial plasmids and transformed plants by infection with bacteria.
    2. Isolated plant DNA for PCR, Southern blot, and automated sequencing analysis.
    3. Performed PCR and Southern blot on purified plant and bacterial DNA.
    4. Ordered and maintained lab equipment and supplies.
    5. Recorded general laboratory safety as well as radiation safety.
    6. Ordered supplies and equipment needed to facilitate lab start-up and purchased lab consumables/kits weekly.
    7. Facilitated easy access to kits by improving the organization of the stock freezer.
    8. Performed cortisol, amylase, progesterone and cotinine assays. 
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MS


Research Technologist I Resume

Objective : An enthusiastic recent biology graduate looking to obtain a career in the fields of molecular biology or biomedical research. Having a hard work ethic to the job as well as obtaining hands-on experience in the field of biological sciences.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Excellent Interpersonal & Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Participated in all stages of studies on Lupus and Lyme Disease including establishing laboratory protocols and planning experiments.
    2. Preparation of solutions and media, isolation of specific cell types, multicolor flow cytometric analysis of whole blood and PBMCs.
    3. Experienced with various computer types and software including word processing, spreadsheets, use of online databases, and graphics packages for the analysis.
    4. Responsible for lab maintenance including knowledge of lab safety and biohazard precautions, monitoring inventory levels and properly organizing and storing materials.
    5. Interacts with vendors, suppliers, and maintenance representatives for the upkeep and acquisition of laboratory equipment, and also with building maintenance.
    6. Assisted in establishing a biorepository of thousands of frozen patient samples going back several years.
    7. Excellent at multitasking; working on multiple studies at once while also engaging in administrative tasks.
    8. Responsible for supervising undergraduate interns.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MS


Research Technologist-Chemical Resume

Objective : Technologist with 3 years of experience, currently employed in laboratory research. Experienced in designing and conducting experiments, analyzing results, lab procedures, lab equipment, and lab maintenance. Capable of working independently or as part of a team. Detail-oriented.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Biochemical Assays, IACUC, IRB, Safety Protocol Writing.

Description :

    1. Collected fish tissues, conducted pit tagging, and documented oceanic environmental data.
    2. Prepared fish tissue samples for chemical analysis including tissue homogenization and the removal of chinook and coho otoliths for age determination.
    3. Retrieved shallow ocean shore and shallow lake sediment cores for contamination studies.
    4. Followed laboratory protocols with extreme precision.
    5. Maintained detailed records of all laboratory work.
    6. Verified the status of knockout mice, optimizing the use of a primary antibody for the detection of 15-lipoxygenase in rabbit tissue samples.
    7. Overall data organization and management (RedCAP & Microsoft Excel).
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MS

Jr.Research Technologist Resume

Objective : Research Technologist in the pursuit of a career where significant procurement, research, and time management skills benefit the organization.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Data Entry, Customer Service, Technical Writing, Troubleshooting, Powerpoint, Secretarial, Patient Care, Typing, Public Speaking.

Description :

    1. Assist with the grant proposals submission process and reporting, managing software and files for maintaining research materials.
    2. Assist with grant proposals by preparing budgets.
    3. Assist in the development of Health Service Research service needs consistent with federal grant initiatives.
    4. Participates in the development of the program's grants through writing narratives and preparing supporting documents and financial reports.
    5. Maintain consistent and constant contact with federal, state, and local officials, and UAMS shareholders and members of the community served by UAMS.
    6. Enter data into UAMS' database and abstracting other data as requested.
    7. Manage research materials, project timelines, and perform literature searches while performing subject recruitment and eligibility assessments to participate in the study.
    8. Assist in developing and writing manuscripts for scientific journals and abstracts for scientific meetings.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Associate

Research Technologist-Part Time Resume

Summary : Motivated, charismatic young professional experienced in learning and utilizing a new technology. Seeking a full-time position in the field of computer engineering.

Skills : Microsoft Office Suite, General Laboratory Practice.

Description :

    1. Concept, design, collection, and interpretation of data for academic medical research utilizing the mouse model.
    2. Techniques utilized within academic research include stereotaxic surgery, cell implantation via intracranial and flank.
    3. Manages the preparation, storage, distribution, and inventory of research- administered controlled substances.
    4. Laboratory work includes tissue culturing, cell line expansion, PBMC isolation, establishing the primary culture and maintaining cell line, antibody and serum purification.
    5. Responsible for all administrative and managerial duties of the laboratory including ordering supplies, inventory, staff and student compliance with protocols.
    6. Preparing, reviewing, maintaining, and amending research protocols.
    7. New personnel training and training of all laboratory personnel.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BS

Research Technologist II Resume

Headline : Seeking to succeed in an environment of growth and excellence and earn a job which provides job satisfaction and self-development and help achieve personal as well as organization goals.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Cloud, SPSS, Image J, JWatcher, Salesforce.

Description :

    1. Lead laboratory technologist involved in multiple projects on deep brain stimulation, electroconvulsive seizures and electrophysiology in rodent and primate models.
    2. Conducted deep brain stimulation surgeries on autistic mice targeting several brain sites, primarily the sub-thalamic nucleus (STN).
    3. Performed optogenetics, by AAV channel rhodopsin injections and implantation of self-constructed fiberoptic electrodes in the secondary motor cortex.
    4. Performed electrophysiology using both single-unit recording and field recording in autistic models of mice to determine the parameters of DBS.
    5. Conducted behavioral analysis through forced swim test (FST), tail suspension test (TST) and self-grooming assay.
    6. Analyzed images for determining dendritic branching and intersections and quantification of doublecortin across molecular and cell layers in the dentate.
    7. Performed transcardial perfusion, extraction and sectioning of mice brains.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS

Associate Research Technologist Resume

Headline : Seeking to achieve a role that matches the profile and supports sustainability to drive the company's strategic synergies. Articulate and tenacious with a consistent track record of top performance. Expertise in leading projects from inception to streamlining timelines and launching reengineering practices.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Cloud, SPSS, Image J, JWatcher, Salesforce.

Description :

    1. Studied and assessed integrative control of breathing in humans during wakefulness and from sleep research data to indoctrinate synergies across corporate initiatives.
    2. Ensured compliance of researchers with specifications of research grants of over $1M.
    3. Reported on key analysis of data to support investigator's reporting to grant underwriters.
    4. Instituted a procedure manual, which reduced the amount of time for training personnel.
    5. Managed multiple projects simultaneously while monitoring progress, and importing a large volume of data in spreadsheet software.
    6. Grew a number of participants in studies and improved productivity by 10%.
    7. Drove the highest level of quality standards and regulatory compliance for 15-research recordings per month.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MBA

Research Technologist III Resume

Objective : Seeking to contribute scientifically in current research topics of immunity, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, while using the mouse as a model.

Skills : Matlab, Aspen HYSYS, Python, Microsoft Office Suite.

Description :

    1. Responsible for the management of the exercise portion of the Program Project research protocol and data analysis.
    2. Instrumental in executing, modifying and developing outcomes of governmental, educational and private experiments, studies and research.
    3. Worked directly with physicians, patients, and desk and lab personnel.
    4. Received certification from the Minnesota Department of Health as an x-ray equipment operator for operation/analysis using DEXA bone densitometry equipment.
    5. Monthly presentations to Program Project Team of patient progress, protocol efficacy, adverse patient events, data analysis.
    6. Developing the protocol for the Program Project Study.
    7. Drove the highest level of quality standards and regulatory compliance for 15-research recordings per month.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS

Assistant Research Technologist Resume

Summary : Research Technologist with 10+ years of experience, a professional position that fosters growth, leadership development and produces value to the organization.

Skills : MS Office Suite, Customer Service, Data Entry, Team player.

Description :

    1. Responsible for performing the tissue culture work for up to four doctors at times.
    2. Maintained multiple cell lines, prepared cells for various experiments, and froze/thawed cells as needed.
    3. Performed cAMP assays and participated in molecular biology experiments designed to clone various hormone receptors.
    4. Responsible for maintaining the inventory and sterility of the tissue culture facility.
    5. Performed tissue culture and antigen identification studies and assisted in cytotoxicity assays and cloning experiments.
    6. Maintain budget and purchasing database and information.
    7. Schedule and implement surgeries and clinical tests.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Research Technologist Resume

Summary : Seeking for a position with an organization that will utilize past business experience as well as the knowledge acquired from recent schooling.

Skills : Meeting Management, Administrative, Office Management, Clerical, Data Entry, Customer Service, Client Relationship.

Description :

    1. Included care, handling, maintenance, and general animal husbandry of conventional, sterile, and transgenic rodent, canine, and micro pig colonies.
    2. Performed facility operations including housekeeping, cage washing, and shipping/receiving.
    3. Worked extensively with Microsoft Office and online data programs, and generated spreadsheets and other facility documentation.
    4. Identified metabolites of an anti-colon cancer drug, irinotecan, inpatient bile samples.
    5. Obtained scientific articles as requested by department faculty.
    6. Performed tissue culture and antigen identification studies and assisted in cytotoxicity assays and cloning experiments.
    7. Responsible for maintaining the inventory and sterility of the tissue culture facility.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BBA