My name is Alexis and I am currently a college student. I am looking for a job that is in my field of study and will help me grow as a biologist and earn new experiences and knowledge. I am currently working in a plant biology lab and I am responsible for a group of algae samples from Ireland.
DNA extraction with fish and plants
Polymerase chain reactions
Chlorophyll a analysis
Works well with other people and independently
Fast learner and follows orders
Volunteered in a freshwater fish laboratory for a year, Co-president of a volunteer organization called Paws for a Cause, earned academic scholarship for college.
Laboratory Research Assistant 09/2016 to CurrentOhio UniversityAthens, OHDuties include assisting graduate students with chlorophyll a analysis, DNA extractions (with freshwater red algae), polymerase chain reactions, genome sequencing, autoclaving, washing equipment, and logging specimen samples into the herbarium database.
Student Employee at Shively Dining Hall09/2015 to 04/2016Ohio UniversityAthens, OHDuties included serving food, prepping food in kitchen (chopping and cleaning), cleaning the dining room and kitchen area, and working as a team to serve the students of Ohio University.
Server05/2015 to 08/2016Cozy's CottageLiberty Township, OHAs a server at a fine dining restaurant, my responsibilities included serving our customers with care and respect, memorizing the full food and drink menu along with the daily specials, cleaning duties including opening and closing the restaurant, and occasionally doing the dishes.
Student Teacher09/2011 to 05/2014SDA StudiosLiberty Township, OHI was a dancer at SDA Studios for 8 years, and in my high school years I taught ballet to children ages 6-12 and choreographed a few dances for the same age group.
Bachelor of Science: Marine Biology2018Ohio UniversityAthens, OH, USAMinor in Plant Biology. Laboratory experience with both freshwater fish and freshwater algae. Anticipated date for graduation May 2018. Planning on continuing to graduate school after Ohio University and working in a laboratory doing research.
High School Diploma2014Lakota East High SchoolLiberty Township, OH, USAGraduated with a 3.9 GPA. I was involved in French club and art club, and was very committed to my studies.