Student scientist experienced in establishing investigative tasks and motivating to attain goals. Offers knowledge of laboratory equipment, protocols and techniques.
Cooperative team member
Strong verbal communication
Pays attention to detail
Knowledgable in Basic and Organic chemistry methods and theory
Trained on GC-MS, NMR, IR, SP
Trained in lab safety
Separation and purification techniques
Proficient in PCR
Lab Intern, 10/2016
to Current Sameh Helmy Research Group – Portland,
OR Assisting Sameh and his thesis students in their respective research. In the lab I research and run reactions, analyze data and keep a clean space. Assist synthetic chemists in new processes, product development and testing. Operate various instruments, including but not limited to: NMR, IR, GC-MS and SP.
Shop Hand, 01/2011
to 05/2015 Thrival Tech LLC – Ashland,
OR Undertook a variety of jobs, ranging from cleaning and maintenance to painting, electronics and metal fabrication. Trained in carpentry, plumbing, metal fabrication, auto-mechanics and gardening/landscaping. Observed and learned from chemical technicians, technologists and other scientists, as they performed in-depth research into energy alternatives.
Prep-Cook and Dishwasher, 07/2014
to 05/2015 Salame Bar and Grill – Ashland,
OR Assisted co-workers. Cleaned and maintained the beverage area, display cases, equipment and order transaction area. Cleaned bars, bathrooms, work places and tables. Cleaned and prepared various foods for cooking or serving.
Prep-Cook and Dishwasher, 01/2011
to 11/2011 Culture Works Café – Ashland,
OR Assisted co-workers. Cleaned and maintained the beverage area, display cases, equipment and order transaction area. Cleaned bars, bathrooms, work spaces and table. Cleaned and prepared various foods for cooking or serving.
High School Diploma: 2015 Ashland Senior High School - Ashland,
OR Graduated with a 3.47 gpa, unweighted. Awarded $10,000 private scholarship.
Bachelor of Science: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology,
Current Reed College - Portland,
OR Awarded full scholarship to attend. Currently maintaining above a 3.2 gpa.