Staff Scientist Resume Samples

The duty of a Staff Scientist includes collaborating with workers and overseeing the projects and activities. While specific duties vary from setting to setting, the following core common tasks are listed on the Staff Scientist Resume – managing transfers and activities of other labs, performing tests, reading and communicating data analysis; creating and reviewing procedures; developing and conducting scientific research projects, documenting accurately and publishing scientific findings; managing the technical and budgetary aspects of the project.

In most cases, a bachelor’s degree or a Master’s degree in the specific area is required. A Doctoral degree enhances career growth. Depending on the area of employment, work experience is also needed. Most companies prefer knowledge of tests, data analysis, and data management. Apart from education requirements, the Scientist is also expected to be creative, detail-oriented and be able to work independently.

 

Staff Scientist Resume

Summary : Staff Scientist with over 8 years experience in biomedical research in an environment that utilizes my experience, approach to innovation, flexibility and teamwork skills to contribute to the success of a therapeutic organization.

Skills : Next Generation Sequencing: ChIP-Seq, RNA-Seq, DamID-Seq, MS Office.

Description :

    1. Led projects, managed direct reports, established and implemented the biosafety program.
    2. Strain Engineering, Enzyme Discovery, Technology Development, High-Throughput Assays.
    3. Designed and executed experiments utilizing whole-genome next-generation sequencing, that provided an improved understanding of multi-locus genome.
    4. Established methods that increased the efficiency of workflows by enabling 96-well-format gene discovery, expression vector cloning, and genome engineering of production.
    5. Developed genomic assays and procedures for environmental detection of proprietary microbes, and prepared reports for EPA regulatory documents.
    6. Managed cross-functional project teams, meetings, and workflows that successfully delivered results and reports on time.
    7. Explored and validated DNA assembly methods that solved the complex issue of generating five-fragment combinatorial gene cassette libraries.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BS


Staff Scientist I Resume

Headline : Proven ability as a Staff Scientist with extensive experience in program development and operations, strategic marketing and corporate growth from over 6 years in the environmental consulting field.

Skills : HPLC, GC, GC/Headspace, Empower, Lims, Method Validation, Communication Skills, Written and Verbal, Client Interaction.

Description :

    1. Served as a project team member for the preparation of an unprecedented-sized report (189 binders; 15 CDs) for litigation-driven $4.95 million assessment project.
    2. Assisted in the management and quality assurance of large analytical data tables and databases.
    3. Participating in quality assurance of hard-copy support documents, edited tables and figures.
    4. Assisted with drafting by utilizing AutoCAD, GIS and other software applications.
    5. A co-produced electronic version of hardcopy report that utilizes a search engine designed to facilitate novel end-user search access to all portions of report materials.
    6. Management of report production team by preparing interim milestones, setting and maintaining production schedules.
    7. Environmental Assessment and Reporting / Former Conoco Retail Sites / Texas.
    8. Implemented, supervised and managed over 10 state reimbursable sites in Texas for a large international oil company.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MBA


Sr. Staff Scientist Resume

Summary : Professional with over 12 years of industry experience within large and small pharmaceutical and biotech companies. Well versed in the development of small molecules, peptides, proteins and antibodies. Hands-on experience in safety assessment and in managing all aspects of nonclinical drug development.

Skills : Molecular Cloning, Assay Development, Respondable, Self-Motivated, Ability to Work, Public Speaking, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Established an investigational program using the prototype drugs cyclosporin A, dexamethasone, and cyclophosphamide.
    2. Develop and validate a multi-level approach for immunotoxicity safety assessment compatible with protocols for general toxicity studies.
    3. Organized an external expert Scientific Advisory Group to critically review the direction and progress of the program.
    4. Utilized immunological methods developed in this program for collaborative studies with preclinical personnel.
    5. Investigating the anti-inflammatory mechanism of candidate antiarthritic drugs.
    6. Established SOPs for validated methods and assured key studies were conducted in compliance with GLP regulations.
    7. Designed, placed and administered contracts for immunotoxicology studies at the contract and university laboratories.
    8. Secured funding for support of multiple post-doctoral fellowships and collaborative projects.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Ph.D.

Staff Scientist-Intern Resume

Objective : Over 3 years of experience as a Staff Scientist-Intern, intend to obtain a full-time research and development position in a company that gives opportunities for growth and offers challenges to apply and improve my technical knowledge and skills.

Skills : proficient in HTML 5 and CSS3, familiar with Javascript, Protein Biochemistry, Molecular Biology.

Description :

    1. Isolated the best producer clone for large-scale protein production for therapeutic and clinical applications in fermentation conditions.
    2. Developed a new high producing a clone of yeast which produced ten times higher quantity of high-quality CSSK protein. 
    3. Played a critical role in the planning of the strategy to design experiments to establish proof of the efficacy of CSSK in the animal model, cynomolgus monkeys.
    4. Played a vital role to produce a high quality of a sufficient amount of the drug, which is a protein produced by recombinant DNA technology, in a very short period of time. 
    5. Established in the patients of heart attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction, also known by the acronym STEMI) in Phase 2 clinical trial.
    6. Led efforts to determine whether competitors were using the same technology in the manufacturing of a medical device.
    7. Identified and quantified reaction impurities and residual monomers in production samples using HPLC and NMR techniques.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Ph.D.

Technical Staff Scientist Resume

Headline : A Technical Staff Scientist with 7 years of experience developing and expressing antibodies and antibody-like proteins in academia and industry, also involved in antibody gene engineering including generating and expressing antibody fusion proteins.

Skills : Electron Microscopy, Material Science, Materials Characterization, Matlab.

Description :

    1. Participated in plasmid vector design and construction, and developed phage display libraries fusing the M13 phage and the globular portion of the vitronectin protein.
    2. Improved panning procedures and performed recombinant protein ELISA and phage ELISA assays to analyze protein expression and binding activity.
    3. Used quantitative ELISA to analyze the expression and determine the yield of different vitronectin constructs in mammalian cells and bacteria.
    4. Compared and selected lead candidates for the target using ELISA competition assays.
    5. Used mammalian cell transfections and bacterial transformation for protein production, and collaborated with the Protein Purification Department.
    6. Labeled proteins chemically and quantified the labeling density, and developed drug in-vitro internalization assays in different mammalian cell lines using confocal microscopy.
    7. Supervised, trained, and coordinated schedules of interns and two research associates working among the Molecular, Protein and Immunology Departments.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Ph.D.

Polymer Staff Scientist Resume

Headline : Dedicated, versatile, results-oriented, and customer-focused PhD-level Polymer Staff Scientist/Materials Engineer with over 6 years of experience in successful new product and process development.

Skills : Biochemistry Techniques, Protein Expression/Purification, Teaching and Mentoring, Science Communication, Science Writing/Grant Writing, Cancer Biology Microsoft Office.

Description :

    1. Managed the new product and process development, product design improvement and related qualification testing program of polypropylene syntactic foam.
    2. Planned and led trials on processing equipment to produce new materials, evaluated the thermal, mechanical and physical properties of the new materials.
    3. Adjusted the formula of the material to meet customer requirements, as directed by management.
    4. Provided technical support to all existing and future subsea oil flowline insulation products.
    5. Performed troubleshooting of material and process-related problems, and implemented positive effects of new processing conditions into production.
    6. Developed five (5) new formulations with better thermal and mechanical properties and dimensional stability than previous formulations.
    7. Analyzed and interpreted experimental data to drive development projects forward.
    8. Introduced three new grades of polypropylene resins, new extrusion dies and modified extrusion process conditions.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Ph.D.

Staff Scientist-Consultant Resume

Objective : Professional with 5 years of experience in the safety, health sciences and industrial hygiene field; supporting the food manufacturing, chemical, and mining industries, seek a position with an organization to investigate and evaluate the workplace environment.

Skills : Incident Investigation, Risk Assessment, DOT, Hazard Communication, Management Systems, Process Safety, Fire Protection, Emergency Preparedness, And Response.

Description :

    1. Responsible for managing, organizing and overseeing soil and groundwater remediation activities.
    2. Reporting results reduced negative ramifications on the environment and associated ecosystems.
    3. Reduced hazardous health conditions within residential and commercial buildings.
    4. Perform IAQ assessments and limited asbestos surveys for commercial and residential buildings in accordance with the EPA, state and local regulations.
    5. Acting liaison between the insurance company and the region to obtain compliance with the groundwater and soil target clean-up levels after a petroleum release.
    6. Performed limited IAQ assessments for mold, including, remedial plans, closure monitoring, and reporting.
    7. Served as loss control specialist for coveted insurance providers during residential and commercial insurance claims associated with a petroleum release.
    8. Execute projects below budget through invoice review, site visits and technical oversight of the remedial project.
    9. Performed limited IAQ assessments for mold, including, remedial plans, closure monitoring, and reporting.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MS

Staff Scientist-Temp Resume

Summary : Professional with more than 9 years of combined experience in R&D in the Diagnostic and Pharmaceutical industry. Experienced Staff Scientist and a team player in the development of IVD and RUO molecular and antibody-based diagnostic products.

Skills : Hadoop / MapReduce, Python/Numpy, Java, Machine Learning, Linux, C/C++, Matlab, Computer Vision, Speech Recognition, Computational Genomics.

Description :

    1. Involved in Product Development Process and Transfer to Operations for multiple CE-IVD and ASR/RUO products.
    2. Technical contributor in the new product Launches for multiplexed FISH assay to detect gene rearrangements in prostate cancer.
    3. Generated package inserts for CE-IVD and ASR/RUO products to support the launch.
    4. Generated and successfully executed accelerated stability testing on ASR/RUO probes to support extended expiration dating at the time of launch.
    5. Developed prostate panel genes Repeat Depleted DNA probes that were used to detect ETS gene rearrangement in prostate cancer.
    6. Developed and continuously coordinated KOL collaborations.
    7. Transferred the ERG probe FISH protocols for the prostate panel.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Ph.D.

Executive Staff Scientist Resume

Headline : Highly qualified Executive Staff Scientist with 7+ years of experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and would excel in the collaborative environment in which your company prides itself.

Skills : Organic Chemistry, Chemical Biology, Biochemistry, Polymer, MS Office.

Description :

    1. Developed safe, robust, and cost-effective processes for 5 drug candidates from preclinical toxicology batches, phase-1 to phase-3 clinical trials, and commercial-scale manufacturing.
    2. Engaged in the API process development supporting commercialization of gabapentin (Horizant/Regnite) which is approved to treat Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS).
    3. Discovered and developed synthetic routes for numerous drug candidates, starting materials, intermediates, reference markers, and metabolites.
    4. Successfully led several projects and enabled the progression of leads from preclinical to clinical phases.
    5. Established in-house radiochemistry lab and served as Radiation Safety Officer (RSO).
    6. Designed and synthesized [14C]-radiolabeled compounds for four preclinical and two clinical ADME studies.
    7. Acted as a team leader in an effort to determine the most efficient method for analysis of silicon deposition on hair tresses.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Ph.D

Lead Staff Scientist Resume

Summary : Highly qualified Lead Staff Scientist with experience in the industry. Dependable and reliable with extreme loyalty and pride for the company.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Environmental Monitoring, Groundwater Monitoring, Site Assessment And Mitigation, Stormwater Monitoring, Autocad, Landfill Gas Monitoring, Soil Sampling, Hydrologic Flow Monitoring.

Description :

    1. Includes clarifiers, oil and grease separators, Bioretention basins, sand filters, and gross solid removal devices.
    2. Installed remote stormwater monitoring stations containing automated samplers, flow monitoring equipment.
    3. Stations utilized remote power (solar or deep-cycle battery).
    4. Installed flow monitoring equipment by building weirs, installing AV(B) probes, and bubbler lines.
    5. Performing surveys for various methods of low and high flow monitoring in a variety of locations (natural and concrete channels, pipes, and more.
    6. Performed post-processing of storm flow data, producing hydrographs and flow calculations for presentation and TMDL calculation purposes.
    7. Performed storm monitoring utilizing flow-weighted composite, time-weighted composite, and grab sampling techniques.
    8. Produced an aerial deposition program from the ground up by researching methods and applicable equipment.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BS

Principal Staff Scientist Resume

Summary : Meticulous Principal Staff Scientist with 10+ years of experience designing, developing, analyzing and troubleshooting innovative research projects in leading scientific institutions. Extensive expertise in a wide range of lab techniques (NGS, biochemistry, molecular and cell biology) applied to the study of genome integrity and tumorigenesis.

Skills : Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, NGS, MS Office, Research.

Description :

    1. Designing and conducting basic research to develop a novel approach to treat genetic diseases.
    2. Helping research technicians to solve issues in their own projects.
    3. Analyzed biophysical properties, sequence specificity, activity and high-resolution structures of gene-targeting endonucleases (also referred to as meganucleases).
    4. Determined crystal structures computationally redesigned enzyme (catalyzing organophosphate hydrolysis) and engineered gene-targeting endonucleases.
    5. Developed in vitro and the cellular selection and assay systems that facilitated reprogramming specificity of gene-targeting endonucleases (meganucleases).
    6. Introduced site-directed saturation mutagenesis and random mutagenesis into gene-targeting endonucleases to alter their DNA recognition sequences.
    7. Tested targeted gene modification induced by redesigned meganucleases in tissue culture cells.
    8. Supervised summer intern students and research technicians.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Ph.D

Assistant Staff Scientist Resume

Objective : Experienced Assistant Staff Scientist with primary focus of testing pharmaceutical stability using client developed as well as compendial methods and protocols. Primary instrumentation utilized are HPLC, UPLC, GC, Karl Fischer, and various others, also perform method validations as well as transfers.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Google Apps, Sourcing, Resume Review, College Career Fairs, On-Site Interviews, Phone Interviews.

Description :

    1. Organized and managed land and in-water geotechnical field tests, often in remote locations.
    2. Wrote and filed environmental permit applications with agencies in order to construct structures such as marinas.
    3. Compiled historical wind and wave data and user data to build 2D and 3D environmental models for engineering designs.
    4. Company's point of contact for design questions relating to waves, currents, or oceanographic processes.
    5. Filed timely and straightforward environmental permit applications that kept projects on schedule and on budget.
    6. Promoted to primary geotechnical field technician after managing and coordinating earlier field operations as an assistant field technician.
    7. Utilized synthetic organic background advising molecular science groups on alternative strategies for the development of new monomers.
    8. Offer insight towards reaction mechanisms of products and impurities.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
B.Sc

Staff Scientist Resume

Objective : Seeking a full-time position as a Staff Scientist. 5+ years of experience developing algorithms and performing analyses which required designing selection criteria for small signal searches.

Skills : PC, Macintosh, Microsoft Office, SPSS, MathCad, MS Office, R&D.

Description :

    1. Conduct real-time flow cytometry assay in support of increased manufacturing process control in viral growth kinetics.
    2. Use flow cytometry and immunoassays to kinetically profile infection of cells with Varicella and predict harvest times for manufacturing of the varicella vaccine.
    3. Support proactive process monitoring through assay and process data collection.
    4. Participate in the transfer of process analytical technologies to manufacturing facilities and support the start-up of a new laboratory for bulk manufacturing.
    5. Characterize existing processes, identify key sources of variability and identify potential process improvements.
    6. Conduct laboratory experiments to support technical investigations and implement sustainable long term solutions.
    7. Support routine laboratory operations, including coordination of scheduling activities, cleaning, supply ordering, and preventative maintenance.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS