Seeking a position in a university or firm specializing in advanced biochemistry for the development of human immune system vaccines.
Nearly ten years of experience in biochemistry.
Served as a guest lecturer in biochemistry at the University of Oklahoma.
12 published articles in respected biochemistry and medical journals, including the Journal of the American Chemical Society and the American Scientific Review
Jensen Labs, Oklahoma City, OK Biochemist, January 1997 to Present
Concentrated largely on membrane based lateral flow immunochemistry. Worked with product development from concept through product transfer and full scale manufacturing. Prepared documentation packages. Gained valuable experience with project management, product launch, and gained familiarity with FDA requirements and procedures.
InTex Pharmaceuticals, San Diego, CA Research Associate, 1996 - 1998
Served as a research associate in the Enzymology group of the InTex Biochemistry Department. Held responsibility for enzyme characterization, including catalytic and physical properties, inhibitor characterization, compound potency and mechanism, data reduction, and protein purification and characterization for enzyme and inhibitor characterization.
Biomedical Laboratory Research, San Diego, CA Lab Technician Intern, 1991 - 1996
Responsible for documentation of new lab research. Served as an assistant for 10 biochemists, performing various research functions.
University of California, San Diego, CA
Ph.D., Biochemistry, 1996
M.A., Chemistry, 1993