Scientist In Pharmaceutical


I am currently seeking a Ph.D. level position as a Scientist in Pharmaceutical, Biotech, or Diagnostic company.

I have over 10 years of academic research experience in the area of protein biochemistry during my degree programs at Virginia Tech and post-doctoral training at the University of Georgia. Studies included protein expression, purification/characterization, assay development, and genomic data analysis.

As a scientist at Aventis Behring and Becton Dickinson (BD), I led multiple R&D projects under cGMP environment, including studies on recombinant enzymes, therapeutic human plasma proteins and polyclonal antisera against pathogenic microorganisms. Duties included protein expression and purification, assay development, process scale up, process validation and implementation, statistical data analysis.

Among my key accomplishments are:

– Successfully fulfilled problem-solving, transfer, validation, and implementation of manufacturing processes for a recombinant DNA polymerase and endonuclease.
– Completed process validation studies on major steps for alpha-1-protease inhibitor, using statistical analysis.
– Authored process reports for Biologics License Application (BLA).

In addition to technical expertise, my supervisory experience includes both direct report and cross functional relationships with a total of over 20 associates. My strengths include outstanding project management and presentation skills demonstrated through oral and written presentations to corporate management group and writing for Biologics License Application.

The enclosed resume outlines my credentials in greater detail.

Thank you for your time. I am looking forward to hearing from you and exploring opportunities for contributing my skills and abilities to your organization’s success.

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