Senior Research Associate Resume Samples

Senior Research Associates are responsible for performing professional, administrative, technical, and managerial research work. Some of the other roles and responsibilities that can be often seen on a Senior Research Associate Resume include: designing, planning, and coordinating with research experiments, performing independent research activities, summarizing results of such activities, supervise and train undergraduate students and Junior Research Associates, and other technical staff, and install, configure, and maintain research equipment.

Some of the key skills and qualifications that are required for this challenging job role are an advanced level of knowledge in the relevant scientific or engineering field, intellectual thought process, and constant use of discretion as well as judgment. The minimum education required for this job role is a Master’s Degree in Science or Engineering. Students who are pursuing their Doctoral Degree in these fields are welcome to apply for this role.

 

Senior Research Associate Resume example

Senior Research Associate/Executive Resume

Summary : To obtain a challenging career position where a unique blend of outstanding writing, research, personnel management, leadership, laboratory and communication skills can be effectively utilized by a regenerative sciences laboratory. To work in a challenging environment demanding skills and efforts to explore and adapt oneself in different fields, and realize potential and contribute to the development of the organization with impressive performance.

Skills : Communication Skills, Non-Verbal Communication Skills, Professional And Knowledgeable Presentation Practices

Description :

    1. Designed and performed over 30 preclinical experiments to pioneer novel solutions in murine wound healing models to promote hair follicle neogenesis and regeneration in over 4,000 mice.
    2. Administered oral, topical and subcutaneous drug doses to study the efficacy of eight drug therapies in the murine model for the selection of one ideal candidate drug applied and analyzed in a human clinical trial.
    3. Generated Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for routine lab work and developed optimum histochemistry and immunohistochemistry and immunofluorescence protocols.
    4. Executed three clinical phase IIa trials conducted in the US and Europe involving 130 human subjects.
    5. Constructed SOPs and directed protocol from abroad for two clinical trials conducted by two clinical sites in Europe, and engineered the supply chain of biopsies into the United States.
    6. Managed team of 9 colleagues to perform histological analysis and presentation of scar, wound healing, regeneration and hair follicle neogenesis data from over 25,000 slides from clinical trials.
    7. Promotion to Senior Research Associate and Lab Coordinator received for directing scientific team in meeting company goals and deadlines for all clinical trials and training and managing.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelors of Science


Senior Clinical Research Associate Resume

Summary : Senior Clinical Research Associate aimed to be associated with an internationally recognized progressive organization that gives the scope to upgrade the knowledge, research and management skills in accordance with the latest trends and be a part of a team that dynamically works towards the growth of the organization.

Skills : Computer Proficient, Management, Technology Savvy

Description :

    1. Search for immune therapy utilizing bone marrow transplantation, delayed T cell infusion, activated and naive lymphocyte infusion, Tymidin Kinase and Green Fluorescent Protein transfected and genetically altered donors (Firefly Luciferase labeled myeloma cells), vaccination and use of ex vivo expanded gamma-delta T cells from beta knock out donors to facilitate bone marrow engraftment, avoid graft versus host disease and prevent tumor relapse.
    2. Skin transplantation in mice (immune mismatch).
    3. Managing the colony of over a thousand mice (extremely valuable breeders), PCR screening (dozen different breeds), tail bleed, flow cytometry and other genetic screening, Tetracycline suppression (BCR/SCL leukemia).
    4. Tissue culture, utilizing suspension and surface growing cells, ex vivo expansion of mammal spleen cells, several leukemia, myeloma, and other neoplastic cell lines, hybridoma selection, antibody production, and purification.
    5. Laboratory maintenance, equipment services (biosafety cabinets, microscopes, incubators, liquid nitrogen, freezers, CO2 and nitrogen tank refills), ordering supplies and administrative duties (scheduling training and compliance requirements).
    6. Training, teaching and mentoring students (undergraduate school for bioengineering, M.D.
    7. Supervise study activities, timelines, and schedules on the country level.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Master Of Public Health


Senior Research Associate - Contract Resume

Headline : Diligent, resourceful and highly motivated Senior Research Associate with a comprehensive background in research and analysis. Analytical expertise in meticulously reviewing documents to support quality control and contributing to quality improvement initiatives. Recognized by peers for problem-solving abilities in resolving data discrepancies, troubleshooting system issues, validating assays and reviewing a multitude of complex reports, such as validation reports.

Skills : Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Formulation Research & Development, Analytical Research & Development

Description :

    1. Interacted with assay developers, collaborators, GLP/GCP Compliance, Clinical Operations, and Pharmacology/Toxicology staff to ensure successful assay transfers, sample analysis, resolution of observations, and ensured timely transmission of high-quality data to study personnel.
    2. Authored and reviewed assay validation reports, data reports, deviation reports, and change requests.
    3. Participated in internal and external inspections and audits, including preparation and execution of corrective actions for observations noted.
    4. Researched, evaluated, and recommended automated technologies (Hamilton STAR and Tecan Aquarius) to increase throughput and conform to GLP-regulated testing of non-clinical and clinical study samples.
    5. Supervised and trained all levels of research associates.
    6. Created and implemented an Assay Method Development and Validation Summary Report template for use by the BioAnalytical group, study monitors, scientists, and Compliance groups when discussing study data.
    7. Contributed to the improvement of existing processes by introducing and implementing an in-study reagent qualification plan, streamlining the receipt of reagents process, and recommend a system for freezer organization to ensure GLP compliance.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts

Senior Research Associate - Translational Research Resume

Summary : Senior Research Associate with a comprehensive background in chemistry, material engineering and general management. Fluent in Mandarin Chinese and English. To make dedicated efforts for research and development enriched with scientific technologies, through hard work and skillful knowledge. To engross oneself in such an environment that would provide efficient learning and growth in the professional world.

Skills : Molecular biology, Cellular biology, Small molecule, Assay and System Validation, Process Improvement Initiatives

Description :

    1. Led technology development in the global thermal management technology commercialization project that comprises of 12 people from the US, China, and Japan with an initial budget of $100 million.
    2. Conducted market analysis for ten leading domestic and foreign producers, summarized the technology landscape for the top ten research institutes of China and submitted to the global project team.
    3. Initiated application development for DuPontTM Kempton film to target the LED and consumer electronics market.
    4. Formulated technical entry strategy by identified market white space and assessing existing producer landscape.
    5. Established benchmark through giving cold calls, requesting competitor products and conducting lab testing.
    6. Co-invented a novel phosphorous-containing flame retardant that outperformed the market-dominated counterpart with a higher than 50% market share and disclosed the U.S.
    7. Commercialized the invented flame retardant for DuPontTM Zytel by interfacing with marketing, patent liaison, manufacturing, safety business unit.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Masters of Business Administration

Senior Research Associate/Assistant Resume

Summary : A motivated Senior Research Associate/Assistant with 8+ years of experience in research and GMP environment. Strong understanding of Immunology with hands-on experience in a variety of molecular techniques, assay validation, writing standard operating procedures (SOPs) and cGMP compliance guidelines. Responsible for QC data review, a prepared lab for internal/external audits, responsible for equipment maintenance and training of new analysts.

Skills : Foreclosure Management, Process Improvement Initiatives, Document Review, Quality Control

Description :

    1. Responsible for business development, quantitative research, business incubator development, and industry studies.
    2. Provided feasibility and financial analysis for the development of business incubator facilities under contract with the United Nations Development Program and the World Bank.
    3. Provided economic development research and policy recommendations informing small business development initiatives for over a dozen local government clients throughout the United States.
    4. Developed and implemented competitive benchmarking studies for industry associations, including the National Housewares Manufacturing Association and the National Printed Circuit Board Manufacturing Association.
    5. Developed industry-specific surveys to gauge industry performance across pertinent performance measures, and tabulated results using SAS statistical software.
    6. Provided international competitive analysis, and co-authored definitive State-of-the-Industry reports based on this research.
    7. Co-authored Economic Development Administration study on the evaluation of business incubators and small business support initiatives.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Masters of Science

Senior Research Associate I Resume

Summary : A dedicated Senior Research Associate with more than 12 years of experience in the research industry. Seeking to get a suitable position in your esteemed organization where the knowledge and skills are put to test in a good working atmosphere. Experience in handling the business processes in the healthcare and IT sector.

Skills : Excel, Keynote, Powerpoint, Management. Computer And Technology Savvy

Description :

    1. Developed, implemented and managed the external investment manager research process.
    2. Initiated investment manager searches, due diligence research, and investment selection for LPL FIS separately managed account sub-advisory program, mutual fund wrap models and proprietary defined contribution plan offering.
    3. Developed and maintained relationships with investment managers and strategic partners which included on-site due diligence meetings.
    4. Performed required quarterly and annual compliance due to diligence analysis on preferred sub-advisory investment managers and mutual funds used within the firm.
    5. Analyzed equity and fixed income investment portfolio holdings, fundamental characteristics, performance, and risk within sub-advisory clients' portfolios on a regular basis in order to address any discrepancies or material changes with each investment manager's stated investment philosophy.
    6. Conducted style-drift analysis using returns and holdings-based techniques.
    7. Recommend institutional managers or mutual funds for removal from each program when necessary.
    8. Served as a member of the Investment Policy Committee.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Master's In Finance

Research Associate/Senior Research Associate Resume

Summary : Team-oriented, problem solving, creative Research Associate/Senior Research Associate with extensive experience in advanced techniques in protein biochemistry, immunohistochemistry, assay development and molecular and stem cell biology. Seeking scientist positions at R & D in the Biotech industry. Exceptional Communication and Presentation skills

Skills : Clinical Operations, Project Support, Regulatory Affairs, Data Management, Client Management

Description :

    1. Performed bone marrow-derived stem cell purification using a Sepax cell processing system to create bone marrow mononuclear cell products for pre-clinical studies.
    2. Created new protocols for a fluorometric SDF-1 invasion assay to measure invasive capacity and functionality of purified bone marrow stem cells.
    3. Performed invasion, CyQUANT, MTT, and CFU assays to measure the effect of CM-DiI and Q-Dot labeling methods on bone marrow stem cell health and functionality.
    4. Performed testing to determine the effect of needle size and injection speed on the viability and functionality of injected bone marrow stem cells.
    5. Provided quality control oversight for GLP/GMP pre-clinical studies to evaluate tropoelastin coated stents.
    6. Designed, programmed, and administered relational database for liquid nitrogen cell storage and retrieval.
    7. Provided IS Liaison services, providing software/hardware technical support for both Windows and OS X users and coordinating IS the support and purchasing services for all research staff.
    8. Assisted with pre-clinical hemorrhage control device testing for surgically induced arterial injuries.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Masters of Science

Senior Research Associate/Supervisor Resume

Summary : Senior Research Associate/Supervisor with ten years of operational experience within the field conducting new methods of Target Discovery, Lead Optimization, Indication Progression, and Pharmacokinetics. Extensive experience in design, manage, lead and implement analytical method development/validation activities in a cGMP environment to support all stages of drug development including drug substance and drug product development.

Skills : Assay and System Validation, Process Improvement Initiatives, Document Review, Quality Control

Description :

    1. Legitimize and transfer compendial and non-compendial analytical methods for assay, dissolution and related substances in various dosage forms of drug products.
    2. In addition to legitimizing and transferring of different analytical methods from different clientele.
    3. Experience & Expertise in Analytical method development, method validation and stability studies for drug substances and drug products as per ICH Guidelines.
    4. Performed API screening based upon set protocols using different chromatographic techniques.
    5. Authored, executed method validation protocol for Assay and Related compounds in various drug products using a draft analytical method provided from different clientele.
    6. Managed, performed accelerated/Intermediate stability testing on stability pulls to support new ANDA application for drug products, executed analysis based on the respective material specification for drug products under strict cGMP environment.
    7. Review Study tables for stability samples, Interim and Final report for method validation, and release COA, to support ANDA filings.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Masters Of Science

Senior Research Associate/Executive Resume

Headline : An accomplished Senior Research Associate/Executive with expertise in developing protocols and experiments, data and record management, process improvement, and troubleshooting issues health and vigor. Strengths include improving and designing high-throughput assays and experiments, organizing and visualizing data, and managing plant and animal nutrition.

Skills : Clinical Operations, Project Support, Regulatory Affairs, Data Management, Client Management

Description :

    1. Transformed, grew, stored, and tracked over 300 constructs annually.
    2. Created, tested, improved, and coordinated Arabidopsis assays for the purpose of studying nitrogen use efficiency (NUE).
    3. Managed space and inventory requirements across multiple laboratories, growth chambers, and greenhouses.
    4. Screened and observed plants for nitrogen responsiveness phenotypes.
    5. Implemented a seed storage archival system by creating an electronic database compiling relevant data and trained group members in the process resulting in barcoded easily traceable storage of over 10,000 seed stocks.
    6. Created an assay to test NUE by proposing an idea that was tested and improved resulting in the high-throughput implementation of the assay and collection of valuable data.
    7. Managed space, pest control, and nutrients for 200-300 flats of Arabidopsis resulting in tenfold reduction in loss of plants from disease, insects, and poor plant care.
    8. Collaborated with other research groups to test and create new assays resulting in the creation of cross-functional assays in Arabidopsis.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Masters of Science

Senior Research Associate II Resume

Summary : Seeking a challenging career in your esteemed organization where my knowledge can be shared and enriched. To have an opportunity to contribute effectively to the growth of the organization. Capable of gathering all types of requirements and documenting the same. A go-getter with excellent communication and analytical competencies

Skills : Data Collection, Analysis, Web Search, Data Management, Client Management

Description :

    1. Conduct structured and semi-structured diagnostic clinical interviews for subjects in a federally funded prospective, longitudinal, multi-generational alcoholism and genetics research study.
    2. Administer life events and personality assessments. Direct subjects through the course of day-long participation/ complete study assessments in coordination with other staff or independently based on subject load and staff availability.
    3. Present clinical information to Principal Investigator; participate in case conferences with PI, psychiatrists, and other staff as needed to reach consensus diagnoses.
    4. Score and code assessments in preparation for statistical analyses.
    5. Review entire subject files of clinical assessments completed by research staff for correctness and completeness prior to data entry and analysis; work with staff and the Principal Investigator to address questions or concerns as needed.
    6. Create training documents/ checklists for staff related to coding rules.
    7. Train staff as necessary in coding conventions and file review.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Master Of Social Work

Senior Research Associate III Resume

Summary : Senior Research Associate III with experience analyzing and modeling a variety of business-related problems. Background in mathematics, operations research, and statistics, with strong programming and software skills. An enthusiastic new product developer, molecular biologist and bioinformatician with self-motivated and research skills.

Skills : Molecular Biology, Genomics, Functional Genomics, Proteomics, Microbiomics, Synthetic Biology, Molecular Cloning, Mutagenesis, PCR, RT-PCR, Bioinformatics, Python Programming, Biochemistry, Vector Construction.

Description :

    1. Completed a variety of programming and analytics projects supporting a variety of corporate functions including pricing and product operations.
    2. Developed web-based application using C#, ASP.NET, and SQL Server for intranet peer recognition program.
    3. Generated test samples and analyzed results of a project to evaluate the performance of point of sale identification verification systems as predictors of insurance fraud.
    4. Wrote code to match the weather and geographic data to telematics-based driving data using GPS data.
    5. Worked on code to analyze second-by-second driving data from in-car telematics devices.
    6. Worked on several projects related to territorial rate-making for auto, property, and reinsurance coverages, including zip-code based clustering and determining the "optimal" number of territories.
    7. Converted proprietary data analysis tool from mainframe-based PL/1 code to C language for use on PCs and Unix.
    8. Developed spreadsheet reporting tool analyzing quarterly changes in the company's product mix at a household level by state.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Master Of Science