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Associate Scientists are responsible for assisting to research and experiments while providing support to a lead scientist. Typical work activities seen on an Associate Scientist resume sample include writing reports, delivering presentations, training team members, coordinating students, and managing fundraising activities. Based on our collection of example resumes in the field, the most sought-after skills for the job are excellent knowledge in their given field, analytical skills, problem-solving orientation, computer competences, adaptability, and teamwork. Usually a Master’s or doctoral degree is required for this job, with focus on a scientific field.

1

Associate Scientist

Performed Size Exclusion and Reverse Phase HPLC analysis using Waters HPLC and HP 1100 on drug substances.

  • Performed stability testing on pharmaceutical drug compounds.
  • Assist in method validation and method development procedures.
  • Used Millennium, ChemStation and Empower software packages extensively.
  • Thoroughly trained on Microsoft office suite including Word, Excel, and Power Point. Summarized, organized and presented data at project and departmental meetings. Prepared internal reports, poster presentations and scientific papers.
  • Thoroughly trained on GLP, GMP skills and worked in a regulated environment.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
Chemistry
Biochemistry
2

Associate Scientist

Used Soxhlet column to confirm amount of corn oil yielded by ground corn feed materials, providing accurate yield information required for later in the process.

  • Performed safety reviews and monthly inspections of other colleague's labs as safety management subject matter expert, identifying areas that needed to be updated and improved.
  • Mentored new staff on safety and lab techniques, resulting in no injuries or incidents, increased lab efficiencies, and fewer mistakes, such as running multiple drying tests in parallel and making sure chillers can breathe so as not to overheat.
  • Developed and improved process of recovering and purifying inclusion bodies (fermentation product), using centrifugation, pasteurization, homogenization, pH adjustment, and page gel analysis.
  • Tested and proved equipment in the process, including Whisperfuge stacked disc centrifuge, GEA homogenizers and Microthermic's HTST sterilizer / pasteurizer, managed repair of unique equipment, enabling testing to continue with minimal downtime.
  • Ensured safety management by enforcing hazards assessment management with every change or addition of equipment, and creating procedures to minimize any hazards not engineered around.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
BA
Geology
3

Associate Scientist II

Perform routine analysis of starting materials, intermediate and finished products for a pharmaceutical cGMP R&D operation and conduct laboratory activities required for the development and validation of analytical and test methods. Support the manufacture of MDI/DPI/Nasal drug product.

  • Analyzed pharmaceutical products through the use of HPLC, UPLC and GC systems.
  • Reviewed and recorded analytical data and reported test results in compliance with regulatory requirements.
  • Performed sample preparation and testing in accordance with company and FDA regulatory procedures.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Chemical Engineering
4

Associate Scientist - Snr DMPK Bioananlytical Scientist

  • Performed sample preparation prior to analysis, and minor troubleshooting in association with method development, and routine analysis of samples in a variety of biological matrices where the resultant data was intended for Pharmacokineticists and subsequent submission to regulatory authorities. Experienced in a variety of sample preparation techniques and extraction methods such as LLE, SLE and SPE. Independently prepared extraction reagents and mobile phase solutions for analyses on LC/MS and H/UPLC equipment.
  • Performed and trained new scientists in dissection of biological ocular tissues (human, monkey and rabbit) prior to solid phase extraction. Successfully assisted senior scientist investigating different sample preparation methods in lab automation (Tomtec) which resulted in 50% improvement of lab efficiency and metrics. Extracted over 10,000+ ocular samples with minimal rework and investigation over my 13+ years.
  • Worked in cross functional teams by collaborating with Toxicology and Microbiology personnel to collect blood samples for bioanalysis on LC/MS and H/UPLC equipment. Collaborated with various senior scientists in Drug Metabolism and Pharmacokinetics (DMPK), Toxicology and Microbiology on GLP and non-GLP ideation projects, broadened my career development. Presented project and work safety updates to peers and senior scientists via power point when needed.
  • Assisted in the initial implementation of Watson, Laboratory Information Management Systems (LIMS). Assisted routinely with logging sample receipt and shipment using Watson (LIMS). Maintained timely review and verification of laboratory notebooks and technical reports in compliance with appropriate internal SOP and regulatory requirements.
  • Performed routine laboratory activities that included monthly cleaning, equipment calibration and maintenance, compliance supporting activities, and the ordering and stocking of supplies.
  • Proficient in the following laboratory software, Watson for sample management, PhaLIMS for weight record of ocular tissues and Quadra 4 SPE for robotic solid phase extraction.
Candidate Info
23
years in
workforce
18
years
at this job
BS
Microbiology
5

Associate Scientist - Process Development Engineer

  • Developed and optimized fermentations from lab scale to production scale of 30,000L
  • Increased yield by doubling fermentation productivity
  • Formulated the final product for the successful open water demonstration with >80%
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Biochemical Engineering
PhD
Bioengineering
6

Associate Scientist I

  • Tested stability & release samples of drug substance and drug product using HPLC methods including SEC, IEC, HIC, and reverse phase HPLC. Performed protein concentration determination, pH, appearance and osmolality.
  • Authored assay control qualification reports, SOP revisions, laboratory exceptions and deviations.
  • Supported in-house testing for a small molecule program and sample submissions to a contract laboratory for moisture analysis.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Chemistry
MS
Chemistry
7

Associate Scientist

  • Performed routine testing using a variety of analytical techniques.
  • Supported method development and validation for multiple projects and dosage forms.
  • Perform feasibility experiments and compiled data for project review meeting.
  • Prepared data tables and authored validation sections for regulatory filings.
  • Initialized in-house stability studies.
  • Participated in cross-functional analytical working group meetings.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BS
Life Sciences
8

Associate Scientist III

  • Developed analytical methods for the analysis of dosing formulations from Toxicology studies using HPLC, GC, UV-Vis, and IR.
  • Developed formulation procedures for new drugs under development for use in small mammal Toxicology studies. Formulations intended for administration by I.V., gavage or dosed feed routes of administration.
  • Troubleshooting and maintenance of analytical equipment.
  • Authored SOPs and analytical reports.
  • Trained new staff members and scheduled daily laboratory activities.
  • Conducted bioanalysis of plasma samples collected from Mammalian Toxicology studies.
Candidate Info
9
months in
workforce
9
months
at this job
MA
Mchem
9

Associate Scientist

  • Conducted analytical testing product in research and development phase by HPLC/UPLC using empower.
  • Performed stability testing on completed products, such as Dose Content Uniformity (DCU) and Aerodynamic Particle Size Distribution (APSD) by Next Generation Impactor (NGI) for final approval into consumer market.
  • Responsible for preparing solutions such as buffers, diluents and standards.
  • Prepared and maintained accurate records in lab notebook for all testing.
  • Conducted lab work in accordance with Good manufacturing practices (GMP), SOPs guidelines and policies.
  • Reviewed and approved analytical data using Scientific Data Management System (Genesis) and Copley Data Analysis Software.
  • Utilize TrackWise investigations, to carefully document out-of-trend and out-of-specification results
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Chemistry
MS
Chemistry
10

Associate Scientist

  • Optimized simulations in Matlab to assist senior scientists in research efforts for Underwater Acoustics
  • Evaluated and summarized data from simulations mined in Matlab for research proposals
  • Provided solutions to legacy hardware through software emulation in Linux
  • Developed office archiving system to localized all company wide resources in a convenient wiki database for ease of access
  • Convinced greater Raytheon to preserve company Tuition Assistance Program benefits through a special Six Sigma research project to improve employee retention rates.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Applied Mathematics
BS
Electrical Engineering

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