Top Research Scientist Skills

Below we've compiled a list of the most important skills for a Research Scientist. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Research Scientist resumes they appeared on. For example, 9.9% of Research Scientist resumes contained Analytical Methods as a skill. Let's find out what skills a Research Scientist actually needs in order to be successful in the workplace.

The six most common skills found on Research Scientist resumes in 2020. Read below to see the full list.

1. Analytical Methods

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Here's how Analytical Methods is used in Research Scientist jobs:
  • Developed, validated, implemented and maintained high-throughput analytical methods globally, determining genetic purity in Agricultural (AG) products.
  • Performed assays of and developed analytical methods for carbohydrate and organic chemical analysis in support of the research division of ADM.
  • Evaluated the analytical methods of drug substances provided by the manufacturers and assessed its suitability for the routine analysis.
  • Assisted in the development and execution of analytical methods used to declare a chemical demilitarization facility RCRA clean.
  • Developed analytical methods and protocols for quantification and characterization of products derived from biomass conversion processes.
  • Coordinated research groups to meet project objectives and managed laboratory personnel involved in performing analytical methods.
  • Validated analytical methods for combination products and extended release formulations; prepared validation reports for submission.
  • Work involved development and validation of analytical methods for testing the interaction between insulin and polymers.
  • Developed a new product and improved analytical methods associated with measuring trace levels of chemicals.
  • Provided across-the-board scientific support through development of fermentation process control measures and analytical methods.
  • Trained lower level scientists and interns on various analytical methods to increase overall productivity.
  • Conducted Independent Laboratory Validation of validated analytical methods for US and European agency submissions.
  • Developed quantitative analytical methods for testing the active components in Chinese herbal medicines.
  • Developed analytical methods for the isolation and identification of medicinal extracts.
  • Developed analytical methods for quality control of vitamins and nutritional supplements.
  • Develop high throughput analytical methods to analyze client designed target compounds.
  • Trouble-shoot or re-develop analytical methods for marketed products and re-registration purposes.
  • Developed and validated analytical methods for products for NDA submission.
  • Optimized and validated analytical methods for pharmaceutical and consumer products.
  • Determined the identity of raw materials using various analytical methods.

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2. Cell Culture

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Here's how Cell Culture is used in Research Scientist jobs:
  • Conducted isolation and preparation of primary cells including T-cell and performed primary cell culture for developing personalized therapies.
  • Created and implemented standard operating procedures on mammalian cell culture and viral antigen production.
  • Developed synergies with culture medium formulations to provide universal applications for cell culture.
  • Improved efficiency of cell scale-up process using Cellmate and SelecT automated cell culture robotics
  • Optimized cell culture condition, antibody expression, purification & functional characterization.
  • Practiced aseptic technique in both bacterial and mammalian cell culture maintenance
  • Established and managed cell culture facility.
  • Established and managed a cell culture lab, procured, set-up and maintained equipment in both primary and cell culture labs.
  • Trained personnel in the use and application of cell culture, molecular cloning, PCR and protein expression techniques.
  • Purified and characterized tau protein fragments from CSF and neuronal cell cultures to support various Alzheimer s disease programs.
  • Experience in microbiology lab which includes basic cell culture techniques, media preparation, and pouring agar plates.
  • Established methodologies of stem cell culture and differentiation, developed image and functional assays to replace primary cells.
  • Perform cell and molecular biology studies using techniques including cell culture, PCR, Western Blotting, ELISA.
  • Developed In-solution sample prep, digestion, & extraction methods for plasma, tissue, cell cultures.
  • Planned and conducted experiments to develop and optimize process for viral production in mammalian cell culture system.
  • Managed and supervised a team of scientists in cell culture and molecular biology for vaccine development.
  • Expressed HIV-1 antibody 2F5 in 1 L mammalian cell culture and purified the antibody using FPLC.
  • Extracted enzymes identified as potential drug targets from cell culture, animal tissues and human organs.
  • Established primary neuron cell culture and utilized them in cell-based assays for lead compound evaluation.
  • Prepared sterile biological equipment, assembled cell-reactors and maintained CHO and BHK cell cultures.

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3. Lab Equipment

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Here's how Lab Equipment is used in Research Scientist jobs:
  • Perform other assignments delegated by immediate supervisor * Perform routine standardization and maintenance of all lab equipment.
  • Maintained and organized laboratory equipment/supplies; performed troubleshooting and routine maintenance of lab equipment.
  • Developed safety procedure and work instruction on newly installed lab equipment.
  • Operated and maintained lab equipment independently.
  • Gained experience in second person verification (SPV) of data, investigations of Lab equipment calibrations and maintenance.
  • Ensured smooth laboratory operations by maintaining lab equipment, and serving as a member of the safety inspection team.
  • Maintained sculpture lab equipment, and performed safety regulation demonstrations on the proper usage of sculpture lab equipment.
  • Train lab personnel effectively and efficiently on lab equipment and methods to ensure the integrity of the data.
  • Maintained all lab equipment, inventory, and ordering of supplies.
  • Trained current employees on new systems, lab equipment and protocols.
  • Managed electronics technicians, contract engineers, and lab equipment.
  • Maintain mass spectrometer and other lab equipment.
  • Created and implemented training methods for combinatorial chemistry and general lab equipment for the purpose of educating new chemists.
  • Organised a list of responsibilities for lab equipment to insure efficient operation of the department.
  • Utilized, maintained, and troubleshot lab equipment (e.g.
  • Maintained lab equipments and supplies.
  • Monitor and troubleshoot analytical devices including calibration, and quality control, along with recording normal operations of lab equipment.

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4. Protein

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Here's how Protein is used in Research Scientist jobs:
  • Worked in Protein Biochemistry group under a Biotechnology and Regulatory Sciences department and Regulatory Science and Governmental Affairs division.
  • Developed biochemical and cell-based assays for HTS or functional studies; characterized enzyme kinetics and protein-protein interactions.
  • Design development of cell based assays: cell-based promoter-reporter; protein polymerization; and enzyme activity
  • Conducted preliminary research into a novel approach for purifying, quantifying and identifying proteins.
  • Led protein analyzing project collaborating with different research facilities of Columbia University.
  • Conduct protein extraction with identification and specimen development in wet lab research.
  • Instituted affinity purification for identification and confirmation of novel interacting proteins.
  • Organized and managed high-throughput pipeline of protein samples using self-designed excel spreadsheets
  • Devised improved target development process for production of high quality proteins.
  • Purify and Characterize proteins from both mammalian and bacterial expression systems.
  • Investigated human Natural Killer Cell receptors using X-ray Protein Crystallography.
  • Worked to improved antigen solubility and protein coating uniformity.
  • Performed computer modeling of three-dimensional structures of multiple proteins.
  • Identified a novel regulatory protein that directs heart development
  • Participated in the nonclinical development of protein-based pharmaceuticals.
  • Initiated medium throughput screening to validate protein-protein interactions.
  • Performed crystallography, protein purification and virus propagation.
  • Performed site-specific conjugation of payloads to targeting proteins.
  • Targeted degradation of proteins using phage-displayed libraries.
  • Developed novel drug formulations for protein therapeutics.

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5. Research Projects

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Here's how Research Projects is used in Research Scientist jobs:
  • Dedicated to continued enhancement of leadership competencies, problem solving, independent evaluation of scientific data for basic research projects.
  • Designed and performed primary research projects to evaluate the efficacy of technology based interventions for students with disabilities.
  • Identified and established novel clinical collaborations with academic centers, researchers and physicians that could support research projects.
  • Committed to specific clinical research projects providing technical support and training, fulfilling internal and external needs.
  • Design, implement and procure data for various agricultural research projects requested by supervising professor.
  • Coordinated and participated in collaborative research projects to further inform development of effective psychological treatments.
  • Research projects were centered on distributed algorithms and architectures for heterogeneous swarms and intelligent devices.
  • Coordinated and conducted numerous experimental trials while overseeing intern students and their research projects.
  • Supervised progress on multiple research projects and ensured animal husbandry procedures were followed appropriately.
  • Recommended research methods, developed and/or modified methods and procedure for conducting research projects.
  • Developed statistical analysis strategies to investigate the various hypotheses for the research projects.
  • Design and develop biological assays for evaluating bio-markers for cancer research projects.
  • Supported principal investigator in planning, organizing, and conducting research projects.
  • Spearheaded numerous research projects in cooperation with varying teams and universities.
  • Prepared final reports detailing processes and methodologies used throughout research projects.
  • Provided professional advice and strategies to resolve complex scientific research projects.
  • Provided assistance to laboratory technicians and undergraduate students in research projects
  • Recognized for exemplary performance in key drug candidate research projects.
  • Developed, led and managed multiple research projects simultaneously.
  • Provided laboratory direction and assistance for cutting-edge research projects.

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6. Data Analysis

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Here's how Data Analysis is used in Research Scientist jobs:
  • Worked extensively with data analysis/interpretation and presentation.
  • Evaluated, developed and implemented new data analysis software and pipelines for the analysis of human genome next generation sequence data.
  • Coordinated associated test-planning, developed test planning documents, conducted operational tests, conducted data analysis, and developed reporting documents.
  • Developed data analysis plans, designed data collection instruments, collected qualitative and quantitative data, and wrote and disseminated findings.
  • Developed several systems in SAS, including an automated data analysis program to produce a self-documented, fully graphical report.
  • Performed data analysis and advised supervisor/study director of factors that may affect the quality and usefulness of data.
  • Experience in experimental design, execution and troubleshooting as well as performing data analysis and interpretation.
  • Retrieve data and conduct data analysis to generate different specific analysis reports for various material samples.
  • Oversee team of researchers on design and implementation of comprehensive literature review and preliminary data analysis.
  • Participated in polyurethane catheter development, flow study under various flow rates and statistical data analysis.
  • Provided training on experimental design, data analysis and interpretation of the results for non-statisticians.
  • Conducted field sampling, laboratory analysis, data analysis, and composition of technical reports.
  • Managed experimental design and execution, data analysis, and complex scientific troubleshooting.
  • Collaborated with other Bureaus of disease control programs on monitoring and data analysis.
  • Perform data analysis and hazard model assessments for reports, presentations and publications.
  • Led effort to incorporate statistical and image analysis software for improved data analysis.
  • Prepare interim progress reports and perform preliminary data analysis for interested parties.
  • Utilized statistical data analysis and model selection for characterization of enzyme reactions.
  • Compound characterization using primary neuronal cell preparations Data analysis, report submission.
  • Designed and validated of experimental assay, data analysis and graphic presentation.

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7. Synthesis

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Here's how Synthesis is used in Research Scientist jobs:
  • Position required developing concepts by working with customers, initial laboratory synthesis, pilot trials, and manufacturing scale-up.
  • Developed efficient HPLC and LCMS methods for supporting synthetic process development (process optimization and reference material synthesis).
  • Design and synthesis of small molecules for various applications including materials development and drug development based on structure-property relationship.
  • Provided technical expertise as a consultant for a client interested in the regeneration of spent Fischer-Tropsch synthesis catalysts.
  • Participated in design and synthesis libraries of potential anti-mitotic compounds in collaboration with anticancer research medicinal team.
  • Solve complex problems in organic synthesis and characterization, re-evaluating plans based on rigorous analysis of results.
  • Designed and worked on related problems associated with the synthesis of a novel super-acid heterogeneous catalyst.
  • Lead Scientist in procuring Contract Synthesis opportunities as well as synthesizing and delivering final targets.
  • Developed and implemented concise solution phase synthesis for preparation of six appropriately substituted cores.
  • Performed complete synthesis, purification, and full spectroscopic analysis of new chemical compounds.
  • Supervised and assisted chemistry staff and consultant to complete small molecule synthesis program.
  • Researched and developed new cost effective methods for synthesis of target pharmaceutical intermediates.
  • Developed thirteen-step synthesis resulting in a synthetic analog modeled from a natural product.
  • Collaborated on multiple medicinal chemistry projects advising project teams on parallel synthesis capabilities.
  • Developed and implemented environmentally friendly processes for the synthesis of energetic materials.
  • Design and synthesis of strained hydrocarbons as energetic materials and fuel additives.
  • Managed skilled technicians for the development of monomer and polymer synthesis procedures.
  • Performed HPLC method development and validation for synthesis intermediates of drug product.
  • Revised synthetic route of target molecules to achieve better synthesis efficiency.
  • Worked on catalytic process for the synthesis of pharmaceutical intermediates.

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8. Hplc

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Here's how Hplc is used in Research Scientist jobs:
  • Developed HPLC methodologies for pharmaceutical ingredient assay and related substances to support development of sustained-release ocular implanted drug delivery devices.
  • Developed GC and HPLC method validations to accurately quantify highly unsaturated fatty acid in human consumable product.
  • Designed and developed HPLC methods for protein purification and analysis for Immunology discovery projects.
  • Developed and validated HPLC, GC methods for finished drug products (potency, content uniformity, impurity, dissolution).
  • Analyzed dose and test compounds, extracted various matrices, profiled C-14 sample extracts with HPLC and LSC.
  • Develop and optimize the HPLC method to improve the purity and yield of IAIP isolation from plasma fractions.
  • Organized new equipment installations and conducted new technology training (Robotics, HPLC, and LC/MS/MS).
  • Supported efforts on the optimization and testing process, data analytic software for an HPLC machine.
  • Provided technical support for HPLC and LCMS trouble-shooting and performed instrument maintenance on a routine base.
  • Use of Empower-2 software for Assay, Dissolution, Impurity study by using HPLC, UPLC.
  • Analyze products for drug delivery, and quantify samples via HPLC, UV, and Mass Spectrometer
  • Developed protocols for culture methods, microscopy fixations and antibody labeling, and HPLC-F methods.
  • Developed and validate HPLC methods for determination of drug and related impurities in finished product.
  • Collaborated with colleagues to implement a two-piece sample vial that decreased HPLC and LC/MS downtime.
  • Examined biological fermentation pathways of marine algae using carbon-13 labeled media (HPLC/MS).
  • Cross-trained on various HPLC, GC, wet chemistry, and physical chemistry tests.
  • Developed HPLC Methods and Stability Testing of OTC Products for USA and Canada.
  • Developed an HPLC assay method submitted to USP for review to be patented.
  • Developed a rapid method (HPLC) for purity analyses of protein-based products.
  • Performed HPLC assay method development, validation, and prepared the corresponding reports.

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9. DNA

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Here's how DNA is used in Research Scientist jobs:
  • Developed and implemented novel DNA fingerprinting and metabolic characterization techniques for rapid identification and evaluation of microorganisms.
  • Assisted with the design and implementation of experimental methods required for viral DNA manipulation and radioisotope labeling.
  • Collaborated with interdisciplinary teams to investigate the development of a DNA based Hepatitis B prophylactic vaccine.
  • Collaborated with other Scientists for generating universal Flu DNA-based vaccine using animal model.
  • Developed quantitative, high-throughput competition assay to measure stability of ternary PolC/inhibitor/DNA complex.
  • Developed and prepared enzyme-labeled diagnostic DNA probes to detect viral diseases.
  • Investigated DNA-binding proteins and their role in maintenance of chromosomal stability.
  • Designed and tested DNA targets/markers for pathogenic nucleic acid detection.
  • Performed DNA sequencing analysis using in-house software.
  • Investigated the problem of non-specific DNA-protein interactions.
  • Optimized DNA extraction and purification protocols.
  • Extracted DNA from patient samples and performed DNA sequencing to identify genetic variants influencing birth defects and chronic diseases of childhood.
  • Progressed the elucidation of novel therapeutic targets assessment starting from dissection to tissue processing for DNA, RNA, and protein.
  • Prepare sequencing template, including: DNA transformation, rolling cycle amplification and sequencing reaction of PCR products from clinical samples.
  • Develop Nucleic Acid Test (NAT) assays for the detection of viral RNA/DNA in donor and client plasma samples.
  • Experience with automation of sample Lab techniques: preparation for DNA extraction and for the manufacturing of arrayed library production.
  • Designed and screened DNA probes for assay development -Designed DNA sequences to act as molecular weight markers in HPCE analysis.
  • Managed team of linguistic analysts who maintained Interchange's proprietary taxonomy (known as Keyword DNA(TM)).
  • Include statistical significance of PCR analysis of field samples, DNA binding affinity for various substrates and synthetic biology.
  • Performed DNA-based assay development, troubleshooting, optimization and scaling up for microbial pathogen detection in various food sources.

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10. R

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Here's how R is used in Research Scientist jobs:
  • Managed maintenance/upgrades of laboratory equipment.
  • Evaluate the quality of cancer registry data utilized in epidemiological studies and propose measures to improve and better utilize cancer data.
  • Worked closely with chemists to generate intellectual property and with manufacturing engineers for quality assurance and regulatory compliance.
  • Developed biological assays to identify roles of protein, associated enzymes and neurotransmitters in CNS.
  • Initiated social behavioral investigation focusing on traumatic brain injury and head injury in children.
  • Participated in the development of presentations given by management to perspective pharmaceutical partners.
  • Developed and implemented innovative original theories/methods to support and enhance the intelligence mission.
  • Provided scientific and program management support for chemical and biological warfare defense initiatives.
  • Collaborate with each financial department to create and control individual information technology budgets.
  • Presented published data to clinicians and researchers at meetings using Microsoft PowerPoint software.
  • Lead data management and statistical analyses for research projects utilizing CCR data.
  • Mastered Good Laboratory Procedures in handling sensitive and confidential materials and data.
  • Perform literature searches and extracts relevant information from published protocols and journals.
  • Executed development policy analysis and formulated recommendations to Nigerien Planning Ministry.
  • Total Quality Initiative Team Leader that led the company-wide quality initiative.
  • Developed a stability program that included both chemical and biological analysis.
  • Studied thermal protective coatings for Titanium alloys applied using sol-gel technology.
  • Utilized multivariate experimental testing to define process space for drug-sensor product.
  • Studied pathogenic mechanisms involved in primary pulmonary hypertension (PPH).
  • Gained infrastructural and institutional support through government equipment grant mechanism.

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11. Biology

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Here's how Biology is used in Research Scientist jobs:
  • Created/established molecular biology laboratory within department.
  • Design and execute molecular biology and biochemistry studies to support project objectives with minimal direct supervision from Research Director.
  • Instructed molecular biology and biochemistry laboratory courses for research assistants and graduate students enabling to initiate research projects.
  • Supervised a research team of two postdoctoral researchers and one research assistant in molecular biology and behavioral studies.
  • Performed molecular biology and virology tests/experiments investigating the host/pathogen interactions of high consequence diseases, including HIV infections.
  • Use of molecular biology instrumentation and conventional microbiology methods to identify and characterize pathogens of public health significance
  • Graduate and undergraduate student training on molecular biology, protein expression and purification, and enzyme kinetics.
  • Research Scientist: Coordinated research and development in immunology and Molecular Biology in cancer therapy related products.
  • Developed and improved laboratory operation by implementing sophisticated biochemical and molecular biology techniques into current laboratory procedures.
  • Conducted immunology, biochemistry, molecular biology and cellular biology experiments to analyze T cell development.
  • Conducted Biochemistry, Cell Biology, and Molecular Biology research on drug metabolizing enzymes.
  • Supervised undergraduate and graduate rotating students as well as teaching a Biology recitation class.
  • Performed role of Primary Scientist with research focus on cellular biology and regenerative medicine.
  • Research experience with microbiology/genetics working on microbial effects of traditional medicine Native Americans use.
  • Consulted physicians and other health care professionals on matters relating to clinical microbiology.
  • Manage Immunology Laboratory and work closely with Chemistry, Microbiology and QA/QC Laboratories.
  • Collaborate with industry partners to develop new molecular biology and/or sequencing-related technologies.
  • Developed and performed molecular biology research projects and published in peer-reviewed journals.
  • Maintained current molecular biology protocols and trained students in tissue culture techniques.
  • Established fully functional and independent cell and molecular biology research laboratory.

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12. Rt-Pcr

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Here's how Rt-Pcr is used in Research Scientist jobs:
  • Identified new receptor for CCN1 through RT-PCR and functional antibody inhibition experiments.
  • Performed protein expression and purification, Western blot, RT-PCR.
  • Analyzed transgenic corn plants for correct slicing by RT-PCR.
  • Designed multiple new qRT-PCR assays for the identification of rabies virus variants, replacing monoclonal antibody testing.
  • Quantitated LCAT gene copies in HepG2 cells using real time RT-PCR in response to treatment.
  • Determined if full length PAT protein was made from mutantsusing RT-PCR.
  • Established stable cell lines and performed RT-PCR to check transgene expression.
  • Analyzed potential effects on transcription by qRT-PCR
  • Performed RT-PCR or real time PCR on mouse stromal cells which have been cultured with different cytokines.
  • Confirmed biomarkers using qRT-PCR and FISH at RNA level.
  • Research techniques: slice recording electrophysiology, qRT-PCR.
  • Optimized histological procedures and developed new histological techniques such as in situ-RT-PCR in order to increase sensitivity of tissue localization.
  • Developed a Real-Time qRT-PCR process for Legionella pneumophila detection.
  • Developed a qRT-PCR assay for IL-17 expression in cells (PBMCs and splenocytes) from vaccinated rabbits.

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13. Elisa

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Here's how Elisa is used in Research Scientist jobs:
  • Developed and tested ELISA based diagnostic assay to detect carcinogenic viral infection in human.
  • Tested capability of developmental products, denaturing allergens and substantiating claims using ELISA.
  • Develop various ELISA and cell-based assays required for product characterization.
  • Developed and improved ELISA assays for agricultural toxins.
  • Performed Laboratory automation biochemical analysis with ELISA.
  • Validate clinical immunology assays by ELISA.
  • Evaluate ELISA Methods and collaborate with Technical Services in the transfer of new products and test methods for development and production.
  • Optimized ELISA assay for specific antibody level in mouse serum and determined time dependent stability of antibody in mouse serum.
  • Prepared weekly log of each experiment and presented to team leader * Performed ELISA assay for component vaccine antigen.
  • Designed assays to test compound libraries utilizing a cell based ELISA platform investigating cell-cell attachment, fusion and entry.
  • Created standard and controls for ELISA assays and established the acceptance criteria for the assay standards and controls.
  • Used ELISA and Western blot to screen breast and colon cell lines for MAGE-A target antigen expression.
  • Performed the ELISA assay to see the effect of various mutants on the THP-1 cells
  • Coordinated in-house testing for specificity (ELISA) and functionality (SBA).
  • Developed ELISA assays to detect antibodies from immunized mice against NY-ESO-1.
  • Developed and automated ELISA methods for three distinct analogs of insulin.
  • Develop ELISA & PCR diagnosis kit for cancer clinical test.
  • Explored toxic effects of compounds using Cell Death ELISA assay.
  • Develop Elisa and other assays to evaluate these increased responses.
  • Conjugated enzymes to specific antibodies for the ELISA detection.

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14. Ms

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Here's how Ms is used in Research Scientist jobs:
  • Introduced and incorporated new technologies and findings into the group/company and presented/published them in cross-department platforms internally and in international conferences/journals.
  • Integrated the formulations and carries platforms into combination devices/platforms to realize smart controlled release that triggered by internal/external stimulus, i.e.
  • Work included best practices, support of process center-lining, quality and productivity improvements, and resolution of material/process problems.
  • Lead, organized and participated in joint studies with various interdisciplinary, academic and commercial organizations in addressing numerous problems.
  • Coordinated testing of ADVIA IMSTM chemistry module prototype and established instrument qualification, maintenance, and operator training procedures.
  • Developed specifications and budget, achieved management consensus, oversaw implementation and maintenance of all computing systems.
  • Studied fiber transmission effects of high spectral-efficiency phase and polarization modulation formats in dense wavelength-division multiplexing systems.
  • Navigated complex systems and data to identify opportunities for continuous quality improvement of the revenue cycle.
  • Developed LabVIEW image processing algorithms for process monitoring of slag build-up within an operating industrial boiler.
  • Succeeded in the design and development of control and state estimation algorithms for tethered unmanned helicopters.
  • Used unsupervised learning algorithms to reduce the dimension of acoustic features for visualization and classification.
  • Analyzed complex problems and delivered results in a time-constrained, demanding and team based environment.
  • Assigned to Strategic Sourcing Teams to address commodity specific issues affecting critical business product categories.
  • Solved production issues such as resolving contamination problems and improving processing windows and production rates.
  • Explored various robotic applications, including mobile robots, manipulators, and mobile manipulation systems.
  • Developed algorithms that combine the advantages of model-based global path planning and real-time sensor-based navigation.
  • Performed task analysis, designed algorithms and user interfaces, delivered software to customers.
  • Participate in maintenance and calibration of hardware and monitoring equipment for animal exposure systems.
  • Utilized various biochemical and cloning techniques and molecular mechanisms for deficiency of TPMT activities.
  • Develop and implement numerical algorithms, write software documentation and report in LaTeX.

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15. FDA

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Here's how FDA is used in Research Scientist jobs:
  • Conducted analysis on regulatory status of imported products for FDA compliance and collaborated with Operations to ensure timely distribution to stores.
  • Reviewed and organized clinical data for Regulatory Affair department to support an amendment to FDA submission.
  • Experience developing medical devices and commercialization process and familiar with FDA regulatory pathway.
  • Maintained professional expertise through familiarity with scientific literature and USP/FDA current requirements.
  • Conducted regulatory meetings with FDA during project development.
  • Followed FDA Guidelines in product development
  • Participated in teleconferences with FDA.
  • Developed an economical method to remove residual palladium contamination in API to acceptable levels in compliance with FDA and EMEA regulations.
  • Maintained all laboratory instrumentation, tissue sampling and processing records according to FDA Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) guidelines.
  • Initiated and developed a labeling system to replace hand labeling of final containers meeting FDA guidelines for medical devices.
  • Sound Knowledge of OECD GLP Guidelines, technical knowledge of various regulatory guidelines (US-FDA, EMEA).
  • Presented technical data at scientific conferences and to the FDA for guidance and compliance for vaccine manufacturing.
  • Formulated FDA/EU food grade and non-FDA liquid products based on differences in polarity and process controlled release.
  • Develop and validate new methods for clinical tests utilizing LC-MS/MS system according to the guidelines of FDA.
  • Performed method development on new compounds and performed method validations on new methods according to FDA regulations.
  • Tracked business performance against FDA forecasts and formulated new ideas and strategies to meet Trial endpoints.
  • Adjusted duties according to FDA inquires to progress clinical trials from phase 2 to phase 3.
  • Provided documents to support ANDA filings and to address FDA deficiency letter (CMC) items.
  • Planned, scheduled & monitored studies according to protocol, SOP, GLP & FDA guidelines.
  • Carried out key experiment to respond to FDA questions on Drug filed application to FDA.

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16. New Product Development

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Here's how New Product Development is used in Research Scientist jobs:
  • Conducted preliminary research experiments on external technology to explore the feasibility of novel materials and reagents for potential new product development.
  • Conducted microbiological testing according to regulatory guidelines to support new product development and product stability protocols.
  • Updated beverage standards based on existing applications and new product development criteria.
  • Managed New Product Development projects for mining applications.
  • Contributed technical expertise towards new product development.
  • Developed and completed new product development.
  • Led a 3 person team to work on new product development projects to optimize and execute routine tests.
  • Researched and studied existing applications and tools in a new product development for gamma and neutron detectors.
  • Consult with other R&D groups by providing stem cells expertise for new product development.
  • Key Research Scientist in new product development, troubleshooting, and optimization of manufacturing processes.
  • Developed GCFID method for fatty acid methyl esters to support new product development.
  • Conducted field research in order to fast track new product development.
  • Attended meetings with management to improve and plan new product development.
  • Assessed market needs and building strategies for new product development.
  • Worked as a scientist in New Product Development Laboratory.
  • Conduct upstream research for new product development.
  • Provide support to the Formulation and Development department with excipient compatibility studies for new product development.
  • Support diaper machine startups and implementation of new product developments, and designs statistical experiments.
  • Coordinate team investigational activities and provide support for new product launch and new product development
  • Developed GCMS method for polyaromatic hydrocarbons to support new product development.

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17. GLP

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Here's how GLP is used in Research Scientist jobs:
  • Planned, supervised and conducted in-life portion of GLP toxicology and developmental and reproductive toxicology studies in various species.
  • Designed and conducted complex experiments, scaled-up laboratory batches according GLP/GMP requirements, performed troubleshooting of existing formulations.
  • Developed and validated different blood collection methodologies and successfully established mouse GLP-1 study for lead compound evaluation.
  • Experienced with GMP/GLP practices as well as with pharmaceutical industry regulatory guidance documents.
  • Developed and validated instrument calibration procedures according to GLP/GMP guidelines for the department.
  • Co-developed backup molecule for an AKT inhibitor that triggered a GLP toxicity milestone.
  • Manufactured and tested pharmaceutical products following GMP and GLP regulations.
  • Sustained GLP compliance for Toxicology Laboratory - Assessed documentation practices.
  • Develop high quality protocols and standard operating procedures under GLP.
  • Applied GLP guidelines and safety protocols for conducting experimentation.
  • Developed protocols/studies and performed them under GLP conditions.
  • Conduct experiments successfully according to GLP compliance.
  • Experience in manufacturing under GLP/GMP regulations.
  • Maintained laboratory by GMP/GLP guidelines.
  • Developed new SOP's for company-wide and local use; brought the Safety Assessment department at GSK into further GLP compliance.
  • Prepared and presented continuous GLP training for the manufacturing team, saving company costly loss of reagent lots due to contamination.
  • Trained new employees and investigators on all standard operating procedures, equipment, lab maintenance, GLP, and quality assurance.
  • SOP revision and remediation for GLP compliance; Qualification, Validation Protocols and Reports; internal audits for GLP compliance.
  • Led internal Safety Committee, ensuring GLP, lab safety, compliance with solvent and chemical waste disposal regulations etc.
  • Worked in a GLP/GMP environment and was responsible for hands on laboratory operations as well as documentation and managerial tasks.

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18. RNA

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Here's how RNA is used in Research Scientist jobs:
  • Coordinated with internal departments and vendors to keep the master formulas accurate in accordance with domestic and international specifications.
  • Supervised the research of one direct report and multiple interns and managed the project-relevant research activities of an external collaborator
  • Obtained approval from Senior Leadership after lengthy investigation for alternative solution for ingredients leading to two new product developments.
  • Expanded role in original research and preparing and presenting scientific data and research presentations at internal and external meetings.
  • Started journal club with scientists in Manufacturing, Regulatory, and Technology, allowing knowledge exchange and expertise identification.
  • Provided technical leadership in support of new processes for manufacture utilizing a combination of internal and external resources.
  • Directed internal screening for biological activity of chemical and biological compounds and performance evaluations against various insect pests.
  • Published and scientifically reviewed journal articles (8 peer-reviewed publications including first author; 12 oral/poster presentations).
  • Presented results of scientific research at national/international scientific conferences; authored manuscripts for publication in scientific peer-reviewed journals.
  • Recognized as internationally respected scientist, invited for review articles and appointed as editorial judge for professional journals.
  • Organize and lead internal and external project meetings to facilitate communications between functional groups and external partners.
  • Managed the evaluation and development of mouse and rabbit monoclonal antibodies for product development through external vendors.
  • Presented study/research findings at over 10 national and international conferences, publishing eight articles in peer-reviewed journals.
  • Performed ongoing competitive analyses for the purpose of internal education and the determination of optimum market opportunities.
  • Build 2 collaborative projects with international academic institutes and collaborations with local companies for electrode materials.
  • Instituted an Environmental Compliance Schedule to establish a uniform format to verify our reporting requirements internally.
  • Utilized external industry organizations to promote adoption of industry-wide GMO diagnostic methods and testing policy.
  • Discussed research with external customers via biweekly teleconferences and biannually presented results to upper management.
  • Designed studies, analyzed/interpreted data, presented and reported results of consumer and internal testing.
  • Prepared manuscripts for publication in top-tier peer-reviewed journals and presented work annually at international conferences.

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19. NMR

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Here's how NMR is used in Research Scientist jobs:
  • Developed NMR techniques for the quantitative and qualitative characterization and structural elucidation of polymers and small organic molecules in solution.
  • Conducted research on the magnetic and electrical characterization of superconducting materials using NMR and electrical transport measurements.
  • Design and construct complex specimens for specific NMR experiments and analyzed experiment data.
  • Provided purified material for first crystallization and NMR structure determinations of 3C-protease.
  • Developed theory of temperature dependence of NMR spectra and magnetic axes orientation.
  • Study protein structure using NMR and computer assisted molecular modeling techniques.
  • Characterized synthesized products and resolved structure ambiguity using NMR.
  • Analyzed the structure of the synthesized compounds using NMR, IR, elemental analysis, melting point, and optical rotation.
  • Collaborated on the presentation that trained the chemistry department on the Top Spin operating system that was installed on the NMR.
  • Elucidated solution structure of L-BPA and that of its complexes with fructose and related carbohydrates using NMR and molecular modeling.
  • Designed and built prototypes for a wide variety of RF probes used to analyze molecular structure in NMR spectrometers.
  • Transferred technology for detection of bacteria and cancer cells by using the company s proprietary portable NMR device.
  • Confirmed purified product s molecular structures at the end of every step using NMR and MS analyses.
  • Build up the new electronic system from National Instrument electronic hardware to obtain data from NMR experiments.
  • Characterized compounds utilizing NMR (one and two dimensional), LC/MS, GC, IR.
  • Arranged outsourcing of routine work to free-up the NMR lab operation for R&D studies.
  • Established sample preparation techniques and performed NMR analysis for adsorbed gases in powder samples.
  • Carried out NOE Difference NMR experiments for other chemists in the department.
  • Led collaboration with protein purification, NMR and X-ray crystallography groups.
  • Identified metabolites by LC/MS, and NMR.

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20. Data Collection

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Here's how Data Collection is used in Research Scientist jobs:
  • Identified and determined methods, procedures, and techniques to support research design; identified and recommended data collection methodology.
  • Participate in data collection, including coordination of study sites, administration of research instruments, and conducting qualitative interviews.
  • Manage the trauma and critical care databases, including overseeing data collection, compilation and verification of veracity.
  • Monitor all assigned activities, supervise technician, experiments troubleshooting, data collection, analysis and statistics.
  • Conducted projects focused on plant disease monitoring, including protocol development, data collection and analysis.
  • Consulted with scientists in design of experiments and data collection, analysis and interpretation.
  • Worked with principal investigator on protocol development; developed data collection instruments and tools.
  • Managed and quantified research progress by developing thorough research methods and data collection protocols.
  • Designed and fabricated the experimental apparatus for hydrophone array placement and data collection.
  • Gained expertise in laboratory and field research, including data collection and analysis.
  • Field and laboratory experimental methods Data collection and data processing using LabVIEW.
  • Designed experimental research and supervised data collection and entry activities.
  • Improved and updated application for real-time data collection and analysis.
  • Revised procedures and forms related to data collection documentation.
  • Develop and implement data collection and data management methodologies.
  • Developed protocols for data collection and management as needed.
  • Developed guideline which facilitated the data collection process.
  • Managed groups of students for in-person data collection, coding of open - ended responses and data entry of survey responses.
  • Review accuracy and completeness of site records (site study file, query resolution, and other data collection tools).
  • Involved in all aspects of testing, from planning and setup to data collection, analysis, and report writing.

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21. Gc-Ms

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Here's how Gc-Ms is used in Research Scientist jobs:
  • Optimized hybrid charge-exchange chemical ionization on commercial ion trap, reducing fragmentation during GC-MS experiments.
  • Maintained and trouble-shoot a wide variety of instruments including HPLC, LC/MS/MS, GC, GC-MS and ICP-MS.
  • Research and development of GC-MS and HPLC-MS lipid and small molecule assays.
  • Assisted co-PI in analysis of compounds using GC-MS and HPLC.
  • Manage the Core Synthesis Facility: instrumental maintenance (HPLC, HRMS, KF, LC-MS, GC-MS, NMR).
  • Performed analysis on aquatic samples using GC, HPLC, IC, ICP-MS/MS, LC-MS/MS, and GC-MS/MS.
  • Assembled micro-reactor to test selectivity of several catalysts * Used GC-MS to find activation energy of ketones produced by catalysts
  • Managed a GC-MS, job functions included GC-MS analytical service, training new users, instrument operation and maintenance.
  • Conduct analysis, including standards and QCs carried out under limited supervision by GC-MS or ICP-MS.
  • Develop methods for GC-MS analysis of chemical simulants and monomers.
  • Develop Purge & Trap GCMS, HS-GCMS, GC-MS and LCMS for container closure and medical device extractable/leachable studies.
  • Oversee and manage studies at CROs including GC-MS method development and analysis, and stability studies of developmental formulations.
  • Conducted GC-MS, TGA, and FTIR, UV/Vis spectroscopic analysis of extractables and elemental impurities.
  • Used Headspace GC-MS and Pyrolysis GC-MS for analysis of sizing agents used in paper.

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22. Assay Development

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Here's how Assay Development is used in Research Scientist jobs:
  • Conducted formulation related activities, including stability and solubility assessments; method and assay development; and troubleshooting.
  • Served as Project Co-leader: coordinated biological aspects of internal projects including cell-based assay development and optimization.
  • Supervised and mentored students and postdoctoral fellows and technical staff in assay development, execution and analysis.
  • Led small molecule therapeutics and assay development for cancer, autoimmune and inflammatory diseases.
  • Conducted assay development and optimization for programs across all aspects of small molecule development.
  • Assay development and experimental design for optimization of protocols and methods.
  • Performed assay development in support of the drug-discovery research.
  • Worked on assay development, optimization and validations.
  • Presented assay development results in project meetings.
  • Assay development for TGF-beta lead optimization.
  • Conduct assay development and validations.
  • Mentored junior members of the R&D group to assist in professional development with regards to assay development.
  • Managed an Associate Scientist and two Research Assistants, and directed their assay development and HTS efforts.
  • Assay development include genetically diverse mouse embryonic stem cell lines based assay for drug discovery.
  • Assessed new technologies for assay development to understand the limits/benefits of the new technology.
  • Assay Development and validation for vaccine projects, including reports and SOP's.
  • Culture cells for assay development and maintain cell bank in support of programs.
  • Led efforts to troubleshoot and solve assay development and validation problems.
  • Assay development for transgenic line identification to support QC lab functions.
  • Assist in the assay development for the next vaccine project.

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23. Flow Cytometry

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Here's how Flow Cytometry is used in Research Scientist jobs:
  • Conducted Flow Cytometry, using isolated lymphocytes to investigate their chemical and physical characteristics.
  • Demonstrated unique expertise in Flow Cytometry platform and accompanied data interpretation.
  • Established and optimized quantitative flow cytometry utilizing single-platform technology.
  • Participate in flow cytometry technical training new users and also in technical reviews for new release of BD instruments and software.
  • Developed and optimized ELISA and flow cytometry-based assays to determine EC50 and KD values for several antibodies.
  • Proved over-expression of WTH3 can induce cell death using Flow Cytometry, DAPI Staining and TUNEL Assays.
  • Flow Cytometry R&D group leader and managed a research team with direct reports.
  • Supervised and managed all antibody development/production for ELISA, flow cytometry, and PCR.
  • Identified markers to characterize stem cells using flow cytometry and cell sorting.
  • Enriched expressing cells on beads and analyzed by flow cytometry.
  • Managed and organized the flow cytometry services for the company.
  • Performed Flow Cytometry (FACS) and associated applications.
  • Flow cytometry analysis of intracellular insulin cells in human islets and human bone marrow co-cultures.
  • Designed and executed analysis of immune cell molecule markers with flow cytometry and immunefluorescent imaging.
  • Utilize flow cytometry for immune-phenotyping and characterization of cellular samples for target identification.
  • Developed and implemented new flow cytometry, analytical, and molecular methods.
  • Provided flow cytometry/cell sorting service for entire institute.
  • Flow cytometry analysis of hematopoietic stem cells.
  • Examined tissue and cell samples using western blot analysis, quantitative polymerase chain reaction, MTT assay and flow cytometry.
  • Cultured cells, generated cell lines (including flow cytometry), cyrostored stock samples, and membrane preparations.

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24. Drug Discovery

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Here's how Drug Discovery is used in Research Scientist jobs:
  • Research also involved optimizing High Content Screening microscopy technology for mechanism of action and toxicology studies for drug discovery.
  • Utilized biochemical assays and isolation chemistry techniques to identify drugs for use in drug discovery programs at Bristol-Myers Squibb.
  • Increased efficiency of high priority drug discovery program with accountability initiatives for project milestones and facilitating interdepartmental communications.
  • Apply medicinal chemistry knowledge and synthetic expertise to drug discovery projects emerging from Colorado's research institutions.
  • Collaborated studies with Drug Discovery Project team on pharmacological evaluation in pacing-induced congestive heart failure dogs.
  • Developed and conducted several laboratory experiments involving innovations in drug discovery for cardiovascular diseases.
  • Identified drug discovery platform that resulted in successful completion of clinical development candidate package.
  • Participated in cultivating scientific culture and generating ideas for new drug discovery programs.
  • Designed strategies to synthesize targeted and exploratory compounds for small molecule drug discovery.
  • Involved in studying tumor progression and anti-cancer drug discovery utilizing 3D tumor models.
  • Worked closely with pharmacologists to improve drug discovery pipeline and analysis.
  • Collaborated with national and international scientists on promising drug discovery projects.
  • Supervised 2 associates prosecuting defined aspects of drug discovery programs.
  • Performed lead optimization and characterization to support drug discovery project.
  • Participated in drug discovery of small molecule anticancer compounds.
  • Lead medicinal chemistry aspect of drug discovery program.
  • Drug discovery and lead optimization projects.
  • Lead cross-disciplinary teams for drug discovery.
  • Supported several drug discovery anti-inflammatory programs.
  • Lead antibody drug discovery projects from screening and designing studies to prioritize and validate target for entry into drug discovery pipeline.

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25. High Throughput

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Here's how High Throughput is used in Research Scientist jobs:
  • Collected and analyzed quantitative data using high throughput robotics technology and a unique statistical and data management software program.
  • Performed high throughput screening of environmental wild type fungal isolates for their advantageous biochemical composition and metabolic potential.
  • Established a 4-person research group responsible for high throughput chemical screen execution and automation of repetitive laboratory tasks.
  • Established high throughput protein purification and quantification technology with the capacity of purifying 6000 tagged protein/FTE/day.
  • Required knowledge of programming, ability to troubleshoot and to operate high throughput automation instruments independently.
  • Designed and implemented high throughput purification screening methods for NBE hit identification.
  • Designed and developed biochemical assays and applied on high throughput automated analyzers.
  • Developed and implemented high throughput functional and binding assay.
  • Supported students in high throughput time-lapse microscopy.
  • Introduced multiple new testing technologies, built and managed high throughput clinical testing laboratories to support the significant new business generated.
  • Established and incorporated high throughput 96-well plate format in all stages of analysis from animal sample collection through final data generation.
  • Lead scientist for development of next generation High Throughput Screen (HTS) cell-based assay using fluorescent dyes for drug screening.
  • Developed two screening assays in high throughput screening system and they were accepted as standard protocols in the company.
  • Implemented high throughput screening, hit confirmation, IC50 and biochemical assays to support hit triage and series characterization.
  • Developed KNIME pipeline to process, triage and hit-call in High Throughput Screening data from microbial screening assays.
  • Worked on process development for high throughput screening of clones, resins, and depth filters.
  • Led team to high value customer site resulting in successful implementation of high throughput HLA assay.
  • Project Manager: Project goals were to shepherd assays from research areas into High Throughput Screening.
  • Validated and analyzed high throughput screening data within 2 months to find the drug targets.
  • Established high throughput platform for developing and evaluating supplements in CHO cell lines.

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26. QC

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Here's how QC is used in Research Scientist jobs:
  • Composed QC-testing protocols and extensive documentation associated with technology transfer from R&D to manufacturing/production and product sustainability.
  • Developed standard operation procedures for each unit operation and assay in collaboration with the QA/QC department.
  • Design and develop chemical formulations of calibration solutions, QC and concentration linearity controls.
  • Worked with manufacturing for product troubleshooting and setting up QC specification.
  • Performed and managed QC acceptability testing on incoming assay reagents.
  • Provided installation, QC/QA for combined X-ray/microwave exposure facility.
  • Followed established QA/QC procedures in the research laboratory.
  • Provided quality oversight to the transfer of methods process from development to Quality Control (QC) and between customer/contract labs.
  • Led the development and implementation of a QA/QC management system to ensure precise, credible research results in the MPG laboratory.
  • Performed analyses, QA/QC, and developed research strategies in pursuit of a new detection assay for Alzheimer's Disease.
  • Designed and QC'd questionnaires to understand consumer perceived changes to uneven skin tone, skin oiliness and acne prevalence.
  • Installed new sequencing equipment at early access sites, set up labs, and performed QC and on-site troubleshooting.
  • Conducted training of operations department (Field engineers/technicians) and other district lab employees on QA/QC assessment and maintenance.
  • Implemented a streamlined IEF QC analysis for NBE lead candidates in collaboration with our international development partners.
  • Experienced on uploading data to the Laboratory Information Management System (STARLIMS) and produce QC charts.
  • Reviewed and revised SOP's, batch records, and other QA / QC documents as needed.
  • Coordinated activities between R&D Formulation, Clinical Research, Product Development, QC and suppliers/contractors.
  • Perform daily and weekly QC procedures to ensure accuracy and precision of equipment used in order processing.
  • Consulted in the areas of gene transfer technologies, genetic exchange systems and QA / QC.
  • Trained junior QC chemist in laboratory testing methods (enzyme assays and chemical-identity testing).

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27. GMP

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Here's how GMP is used in Research Scientist jobs:
  • Designed and performed experiments leading to the development of new products and manufacturing processes in a GMP manufacturing environment.
  • Supported the GMP manufacturing of active pharmaceutical ingredients and intermediates by performing in-process control checks and releases.
  • Execute experimental plans during research, feasibility, verification and validation for GMP.
  • Maintained GMP compliance in all documentation associated with batch manufacture including process validation.
  • Monitored manufacturing and process validations under GMP regulations.
  • Validated methods according to GMP regulations.
  • Developed/scaled up and transferred technology of the above to manufacturing (includes SOP, GMP, QPC etc.).
  • Consult with the QA Raw Materials group about incoming raw material testing for use in GMP manufacturing projects.
  • Generated transfer documentation which aligned the transfer process from R&D to Manufacturing groups following GMP regulations.
  • Maintained responsibility for manufacturing large-scale monomer and polymer, under GMP and SOP, for membrane fabrication purposes.
  • Developed and implemented final form transformation for API reaction under GMP conditions, successfully transferred to external partner.
  • Assisted in the planning of a GMP/BSL-3 pilot production facility for manufacture of pilot lots of vaccines.
  • Facilitated SOP and GMP discussion sessions within the group as part of GMP training program.
  • Execute GMP and in-process sample analysis by ELISA (impurities, competition and ID).
  • Prepared batch masters to run in pilot plant and monitored batches under GMP regulations.
  • Lead product design, formulation/process development, and GMP manufacturing for clinical supplies.
  • Contributed and executed tasks for a department conversion to a Non-GMP facility.
  • Played the lead role in executing protocols at manufacturing plants following GMP/QSR.
  • Performed routine GMP testing and assisted in developing methods for GMP use.
  • Experienced in technology transfer of NCE to pilot plant for GMP manufacturing.

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28. Clinical Trials

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Here's how Clinical Trials is used in Research Scientist jobs:
  • Provided technical support and training on new diagnostic assays to Certified Laboratory Scientists in Reference Laboratory and Clinical Trials Department.
  • Designed and executed clinical and non-clinical trials, providing on-site training and assistance to ensure protocols were correctly achieved.
  • Work collaboratively with statisticians and clinical data managers in analyzing the Clinical Trials and generating Reports
  • Implemented, supported and ran clinical trials in collaboration with Boston-area medical partners.
  • Performed quality control on formulated flavors used in clinical trials.
  • Performed literature searches for information on recent clinical trials research to assist in further development of research at PRACS Institute.
  • Developed and refined a bio-assay, using primary neuron cultures, for clinical trials of patients with Alzheimer's disease
  • Contributed to filing of IND for IPF and oncology, and approval for phase I and II clinical trials.
  • Coordinated the testing of volunteer patient samples from clinical trials; analyze data for accuracy and maintain results database.
  • Spearheaded the design, execution, and administration of over five research studies and clinical trials, concurrently.
  • Created draft stability study protocols and analysis procedures for drug products entering Stage 1 clinical trials.
  • Used Nautilus to inventory clinical samples from ongoing phase I and phase II clinical trials.
  • Managed all clinical drug supply activities for Phase 1 to Phase 4 global clinical trials.
  • Performed Quality Control testing and trained Quality Control personnel for Phase II/III clinical trials:.
  • Work on Scale Up Processes for Pre-Clinical and Clinical Trials, in Oral Products Research.
  • Participated in a series of clinical trials of gene therapy on Phase I bladder cancer.
  • Designed and synthesized PHX-1149, a novel DPP-IV inhibitor, entered Phase 3 Clinical Trials.
  • Volunteered time to guide large-scale research and clinical trials projects focused on big data.
  • Research by clinical studies and clinical trials on volunteer (Patients).
  • Developed formulations to progress Phase I FIH and POC human clinical trials.

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29. LC

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Here's how LC is used in Research Scientist jobs:
  • Developed enhanced method for a proprietary herbicide & its 4 metabolites from botanical specimens, utilizing multiplexed tandem LC-MS expertise.
  • Implemented industry trade group policies on overseas affiliates regarding pending international regulations and calculated impact on internal product development.
  • Developed validated LC/MS/MS-based chemical fingerprinting techniques for active ingredients in botanical raw materials, dietary and botanical supplements.
  • Created calculations, technical reports, proposals and quality assurance procedures to include operating and troubleshooting procedures.
  • Gained considerable experience with HPLC, including developing methods for analysis of active pharmaceutical ingredients and impurities.
  • Coordinated with cross-functional team including manufacturing, marketing and quality in development of new LC products.
  • Implemented HPLC experiments to evaluate the stability of pharmaceuticals using current Good Manufacturing Practices.
  • Streamlined all antibody purification with FPLC using affinity and size exclusion columns.
  • Performed independently HPLC analysis of impurities of raw materials and finished products.
  • Performed Density Functional Theory calculations on heterogeneous catalysis funded by Shell.
  • Performed Density Functional Theory calculations on iron corrosion funded by ExxonMobil.
  • Developed and validated LC-MS based method for characterization of collagen proteins.
  • Developed Decimated Fast Fourier algorithm for ultra fast calculations in real-time.
  • Performed extensive fragmentation analysis by LC/MS/MS on all custom library compounds.
  • Conducted LC-MS quantification of parent compound in metabolic stability studies.
  • Explore computer software to perform calculations and data presentations.
  • Perform compound identification and quality control using LC-MS.
  • Analyzed drug metabolites in formulations using UPLC/MS instrument.
  • Performed computer modeling, simulation and calculations.
  • Conducted simulation to calculate sample size/power.

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30. NIH

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Here's how NIH is used in Research Scientist jobs:
  • Supervised a staff of research assistants for 2 NIH-sponsored studies examining amphetamine use in both outpatient and inpatient residential laboratory settings.
  • Established innovative ideas and composed supporting proposals in response to solicitations from government agencies, including NIH and Department of Defense.
  • Managed daily laboratory operations; provided oversight for 7 large NIH-funded projects.
  • Conducted NIH-funded research on brain plasticity in individuals with visual impairments.
  • Participated in collaborations with NIH on next-generation sequencing technology analysis
  • Grant writing: Wrote and revised grant proposals for submission to major funding agencies, such as CDC and the NIH.
  • Assist in the preparation and submission of grants and progress reports to NIH and private funding institutions.
  • Awarded Travel Grant for NIH/NCI &NSF funded, Bio Nanotechnology, Summer Institute, UIUC Urbana-Champaign.
  • Develop, design, produce preliminary data and write NIH grant such as RO1s.
  • Contributed greatly to the grant application for Bill Gates Foundation and NIH project.
  • Key contributor to NIH Cooperative Research and Development Agreement (CRADA).
  • Grant application for funding National Institute of Health (NIH).
  • Assist in writing and editing NIH-SBIR grants that fund our laboratory
  • Received two NIH funding and associated in writing the proposal.
  • Assist with successful completion of study recruitment goals for NIH.
  • Participate in writing NIH progress reports, manuscripts and presentations.
  • Lead designer for NIH and DoD funded serious games.
  • Fox Foundation for Parkinson's research and NIH.
  • Obtained an NIH grant as principal investigator.
  • Funded by NIH intramural program.

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31. Technical Reports

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Here's how Technical Reports is used in Research Scientist jobs:
  • Drafted manufacturing procedure for clinical batches, technical reports, regulatory submission and patent documents.
  • Reported/published results and conclusions at scientific meetings and in technical reports and scientific journals.
  • Assisted in writing/submitting research proposals, technical reports for government funded projects
  • Prepared scientific publications, technical reports and presentations for the leadership.
  • Prepared and trained engineers in scientific publications and technical reports.
  • Prepared technical reports and documents for technology transfer packages.
  • Analyzed research results, prepared technical reports and presentations.
  • Authored technical reports and academic papers based on results.
  • Analyze stability data and development of stability technical reports.
  • Generate technical reports and presentations for executive meetings.
  • Prepared and delivered technical reports to funding agencies.
  • Authored scientific technical reports for Regulatory dossiers/submissions.
  • Authored technical reports for laboratory related issues.
  • Designed sampling and estimation procedures, documented work results and findings, and prepared and delivered oral and written technical reports.
  • Write technical reports suitable for inclusion in the company's files and suitable for regulatory on demand audit where required.
  • Prepared technical reports, summaries, protocols, and quantitative analysis on experiments, results, and collected data.
  • Published monthly policy briefs, presentations and periodic technical reports that were used for the center's strategic planning.
  • Experience in writing technical reports in timely fashion, and present scientific findings at internal and external meetings.
  • Performed data interpretation, prepared predictive models, and drafted technical reports to improve insight into client challenges.
  • Analyzed the data and co-wrote the technical reports which were submitted to the Republic of Singapore Army.

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32. HIV

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Here's how HIV is used in Research Scientist jobs:
  • Parallel-synthesized numerous antibiotics and anti-HIV sulfur-containing inhibitors.
  • Coordinated and conducted basic research studies involving experimental HIV vaccines.
  • Collaborated with an industry company on characterizing rabbit HIV-1 antibodies.
  • Devised and fabricated second generation HIV NNRT inhibitors.
  • Complete responsibly for Development Archive.
  • Managed a team to generate Directory Interchange Format (DIF) descriptions of every environmental data set in the NOAA/NESDIS archive.
  • Created a purpose-built secure socket layer Java interface for Stanford University's HIVDB web service to handle large batch genetic analysis.
  • Developed and optimized the CPE assay for HIV-1 RnaseH screen and trained all staff in the use of the new technique.
  • Supervised the development and optimization of the High Throughput Screening (HTS) assays, to screen compounds for HIV-1 drugs.
  • Worked in a team environment with HTS group to screen compounds for small molecules for the treatment of HIV/AIDS.
  • Developed an electronic tracking and reporting system for HIV Cases of Public Health Importance (CoPHI).
  • Interfaced with National Institute of Health and other prominent scientist to development an early HIV detection method.
  • Designed and carried out an analysis of mobility patterns among persons living with HIV/AIDS in NYC.
  • Used robotics in a high-throughput drug screening approach to unfold the characteristics of HIV binding inhibition.
  • Participate in a research project that studies the anti - HIV activity of Bolivian medicinal plants.
  • Project lead for a community-based study about the knowledge on HIV/AIDS among urban slum adolescents.
  • Presented data at monthly group meetings and contributed to report writing for long-term archival storage.
  • Developed a commercial diagnostic ELISA assay for detection of HIV-1 antibodies from human plasma.
  • Generated macaque model for HIV/AIDS vaccine study by adaptation of chimeric SHIV and HSIV.
  • Developed new methods for testing binding propensities of gp120 from outer coating of HIV.

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33. Technical Support

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Here's how Technical Support is used in Research Scientist jobs:
  • Develop applications for nutritional lipids in foods and beverages and providing technical support to customers for these applications.
  • Provided technical support, testing and performance evaluation of existing product for new applications.
  • Conduct research and provide analytic and technical support to government agencies and non-profit organizations.
  • Provided scientific and technical supports to stability chemists including result investigations and instrument troubleshooting.
  • Provide technical support and lead structure-property relationship study of epoxy composites for material coating.
  • Trained and supervised other analysts in laboratory activities and provided valuable technical support.
  • Provided technical support in production of affinity-purified Hepatitis B antibodies and antigens.
  • Advanced knowledge of fluorescent microscopy - Responsible for customer technical support.
  • Provided technical support for PepsiCo Foods International South American organization.
  • Provided technical support to the manufacturing unit and individual customer.
  • Trained and supervised technical support personnel in efficacy evaluations.
  • Provided technical support to sales organization and customers.
  • Provided technical support to manufacturing and facilities audit.
  • Provided technical support to address customer problems.
  • Provide continuous exceptional technical support to customers.
  • Designed/implemented/released all SHIMMER platform code; supported customers through workshops, online technical support, and open source code maintenance releases.
  • Traveled to contract manufacturing operation (CMO) sites for technical support, problem solving and method transfer.
  • Provided technical support, bug-fixing, validation and development of new capabilities for the Synthetic Scene Generation Model.
  • Design other experiment in R&D Stem cells and provide support for Technical Support and Marketing.
  • Provided training and technical supports to sales team, current and potential customers via phone and email.

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34. Mass Spectrometry

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Here's how Mass Spectrometry is used in Research Scientist jobs:
  • Performed protein sequencing, protein identification, and protein analysis, using state-of-the-art Tandem mass spectrometry instrumentation (LC-MS/MS).
  • Provide small molecule mass spectrometry support in material compatibility evaluations, product complaints, and new product development.
  • Performed analysis on samples received from clients using HPLC/Mass Spectrometry facility.
  • Characterized purified proteins with enzymatic assays and mass spectrometry.
  • Presented novel findings to American Society for Mass Spectrometry.
  • Apply advanced technologies-Mass Spectrometry, robotics and automation.
  • Acquired expertise: organic synthesis, mass spectrometry techniques, small molecule drug design for clients, and prep HPLC purification.
  • Provide leadership as a point person and mentor for graduate and post-doctoral students to expedite mass spectrometry based experiments.
  • Characterize reagents via SDS-PAGE gel, Western blot, SEC-MALS, Dynamic Light Scattering and LC-MS, Mass Spectrometry.
  • Oversee, maintain, document, and schedule the use of mass spectrometry instrumentation.
  • Co-developed imaging method for cellular monitoring using Mass Spectrometry (CN- ions).
  • Served as in-house mass spectrometry expert and project trouble-shooter.
  • Synthesized compounds for use as mass spectrometry authentic standards.
  • Analyzed the ACP components by mass spectrometry.
  • Aided in the development and optimization of a multiplexed PCR- and mass spectrometry-based assay to detect disease-related protein mutations and truncations.
  • Experienced in sampling of living, natural items and other non-natural items for gas chromatography/mass spectrometry analysis.
  • Developed bioaerosol mass spectrometry instrument to identify airborne pathogens in less than a minute.
  • Lead scientist in establishing the mass spectrometry analytical laboratory.
  • Performed mass spectrometry on oligonucleotides for identity testing.
  • Synthesized new organic compounds through enzymatic process and identified them by the powerful analytical techniques such as HPLC, Mass Spectrometry.

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35. C++

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Here's how C++ is used in Research Scientist jobs:
  • Implemented C++ capabilities to simulate the effective mechanical behavior of rubber-metal composites within an in-house Finite Element software.
  • Performed extensive waveform analysis using C++ to characterize light sensor performance that led to defining detector design requirements.
  • Developed control/monitor server-client application in C++/Java for real-time remote access.
  • Developed a wake turbulence model in C++ and increased the simulation speed by 30 times comparing to the other models.
  • Developed C++ suite with ML algorithms (regression, clustering, artificial neural networks) for a variety of use-cases.
  • Developed C++ code using Object Oriented design to monitor performance of detector, and analyze large volume of data.
  • Developed C and object oriented C++ language data reduction software for jet engine compressor and turbine testing.
  • Developed optimization algorithms for noisy functions and implemented in C++ and MATLAB.
  • Developed software (C++) for the data monitoring and QA system.
  • Develop new predictive model and software for satellite remote sensing in C++.
  • Developed programming interface software for an integrated test support station using C++.
  • Design printed circuit board and DSP chip, programming with C++.
  • Developed software system (C++) for physics data statistical analysis.
  • Developed regression testing components for a large software project using C++.
  • Implemented hooks for GNU C++ compiler in Chimera run-time environment.
  • Processed and analyzed electronic data (C/C++, Perl).
  • Migrated large C/C++ code base from Linux to Windows.
  • Developed new techniques for 3D image processing using C++/C.
  • Developed software for an avionic data bus using C++.
  • Imported the models into OpenGL C++ application.

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36. Python

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Here's how Python is used in Research Scientist jobs:
  • Created automation testing tool suite (Python) that reduced system tests requiring hundreds of man hours to tens of minutes.
  • Coded a class that integrated OpenGL with Python and C++ to simulate chaotically dynamic system.
  • Develop and implement the data-acquisition and data-processing algorithms using C, C++, and Python.
  • Consulted and programmed (in Python) on parts of the CureMatch software technology.
  • Scripted various processing pipelines using Perl, Python and Unix scripting language.
  • Be proficient in Python: NumPy, SciPy, MatplotLib, PANDAS.
  • Test model and visualize model output in Python and MATLAB.
  • Integrated custom Python scripts with publicly available software.
  • Shell scripting including Bash and some Python.
  • Programmed the algorithm in Python.
  • Machine learning and data analytics Developed custom Python scripts utilizing modern unsupervised/supervised machine learning techniques to chemical sensor data.
  • Fit neuroscientific classification algorithms to human behavior in Python.
  • Automated image generation and processing of force chain network in dense granular flow with Python and Tecplot;.
  • Developed a Intelligent Agents Software for monitoring High Performance Computing Clusters (Python).
  • Developed learning and decision-making experiments in Matlab, E-Prime, and Python.
  • Developed and tested algorithms using C/C++, Matlab, and Python.
  • Implement the code in Python and Matlab.
  • Experience in Fortran, Perl, Python, Java, C/C++.
  • Created automatic summarization algorithm/python-modules for overall user sentiment for each product features(e.g.
  • Develop web application backends and RESTful APIs using NodeJS and Python (Flask) for e-learning focused content management systems.

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37. Animal Models

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Here's how Animal Models is used in Research Scientist jobs:
  • Implemented process improvement and devices that greatly increased researcher ability to assess disease progression in animal models of human disease.
  • Delivered informational material and lectures to physicians concerning the company's products and animal models.
  • Designed and developed acute animal models for ocular hypertension studies screening anti-glaucoma compounds.
  • Developed and established novel laboratory techniques and novel experimental animal models.
  • Design and implement strategies to treat reactive arthritis utilizing relevant cell lines, human tissue analysis, and animal models.
  • Established several animal models and led DMPK, PD and efficacy studies for tissue-targeted drug development.
  • Analyzed ECG tracings for changes associated with development of congestive heart failure in animal models.
  • Develop animal models that did not require death as an endpoint.
  • Extended Experience with Animal Models.
  • Research Scientist Independently conducted research to elucidate signaling pathways that negatively regulate platelet function using animal models and human samples.
  • Co-developed animal models to evaluate Chlamydial disease burden in a mouse system.
  • Discovered and set-up new animal models for dermatological in vivo studies.
  • Advanced preclinical candidates that showed efficacy in animal models.
  • Project 1) Evaluated the use of photoacoustic imaging (PAI) technology for diagnosing disease markers in swine animal models.
  • Evaluated neurotensin receptors (NTR1 and NTR2) in animal models of schizophrenia, resulting in 3 publications with academic collaborators.
  • Supervised one Research Associate to develop mAbs as therapeutics in inflammation as well for use in animal models of diseases.
  • Performed in vivo dosing in all techniques for several animal models of inflammation for the Pharmacology department.
  • Developed novel animal models of HSV-1 and VZV infection for in vivo efficacy studies.
  • Provide in vivo technical support for the development of animal models.
  • Investigate the immunogenicity of the viruses in small animal models.

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38. Ftir

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Here's how Ftir is used in Research Scientist jobs:
  • Utilized TMA, DSC, and/or FTIR methods to aid in determining the optimal processing conditions of precursor fiber.
  • Characterized coatings using techniques such as ellipsometry, FTIR, and desalination experiments.
  • Utilized FTIR and thermal analysis methods to characterize polymorphism in several products.
  • Evaluated and tested most commercial FTIR and Raman instruments for the detection of bio/chemical particles.
  • Improved plant analytical capabilities with equipment such as FTIR and TMA.
  • Developed techniques for determination of phospholipids in oils by FTIR Worked with undergraduate to help with their projects.

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39. SEM

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Here's how SEM is used in Research Scientist jobs:
  • Work with more senior engineers to develop new processes/procedures, and review/troubleshoot current methods applied in the fabrication of semiconductors.
  • Harmonized assays for P450 inhibition and metabolic stability using semi-automated robotic procedure with a 96-well formats across different research sites.
  • Compiled a facial region database over a variety of facial expressions utilizing a custom developed MATLAB GUI semi-automated program.
  • Established and facilitated relationships with national and international organizations and leaders to increase collaborations and disseminate research findings.
  • Maintain knowledge in field of expertise through regular literature reviews and attendance of appropriate scientific seminars and conferences.
  • Studied formulation of semisolid dosage forms and conducted comprehensive release and stability studies as per laboratory guidelines.
  • Worked in numerical modeling of mode-locked semiconductor laser dynamics using Delay Differential Equations (DDE).
  • Published research results in journals and conferences, disseminating empirical software engineering and modeling information.
  • Operated fully automated compound management robotic system and semi-automated workstations to prepare drug compound plates.
  • Sole scientist developing technology to coat semiconductors with metal films important in the semiconductor industry.
  • Repaired and assembled the automatic water-supply system for a malfunctioning xenon lamp aging tester.
  • Collaborated with other scientists and presented results at departmental seminars and national scientific meetings.
  • Developed an epoxy based conductive adhesive material for solder replacement in electronic assembly applications.
  • Provide technical support to current/potential customers via projects, presentations/seminars and problem-solving technical services.
  • Participated in conferences and seminars; distributed research and development updates; conducted demonstrations.
  • Assembled and summarized data from literature on energy use for global carbon emission forecast.
  • Designed and implemented reference electrode assembly for the sequencer with demonstrated superior stability.
  • Extended MS Word functionality to support the authoring of semantically annotated document content.
  • Lead a project on computational study of electron-hole correlations in semiconductor quantum dots.
  • Performed crystal growth and analysis of semiconductors from raw elements using Bridgman technique.

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40. API

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Here's how API is used in Research Scientist jobs:
  • Executed a streamlined rapid evaluation protocol to determine the outcome and impact of DoD clinical and nonclinical programs through evidenced-based evaluation.
  • Evaluated use of resources and assets and led capital consolidation that resulted in significant savings and reduced chemical effluent.
  • Conducted extensive monitoring procedures to rapidly identify GI and health conditions present within all shelters.
  • Performed dorsal skin window chamber surgery as noninvasive visualization of tumors for evaluating anti-cancer therapies.
  • Delivered a novel platform to support compound screening and to evaluate rational combination therapies.
  • Supervised and participated in product development for a rapid bacterial identification system.
  • Assisted in evaluation and acquisition of new technologies and capital equipment.
  • Designed and optimized point-of-care diagnostic rapid viral and bacterial detectors.
  • Developed cost effective formulations & alternate API source formulations.
  • Researched and recommended purchase of capital equipment when needed.
  • Developed and optimized rapid viral and bacterial detectors.
  • Developed one-step rapid tests for mononucleosis infection.
  • Originated process for rapid development of alloys.
  • Participated in design of Rapid-x technology.
  • Invented the electric field assisted spore detection system which could be used for the rapid detection of charged particles in water.
  • Established and conducted training for all PH/TBI program components in effort to adopt a common standard for rapid program evaluation activities.
  • Operated small scale batch chemical reactors; conducted organic solvent distillation, liquid-liquid extractions, and drying of high potency API.
  • Assist in research and development of innovative products used for rapid selection and detection of Listeria species from environmental food surfaces.
  • Designed and developed synthetic strategies and synthesized biased libraries using Rapid Parallel Synthesis (RPS) for the Hit-to-Lead projects.
  • Assisted in interviewing and recruitment of new colleagues to the Ann Arbor RAPI group (early process chemical development).

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41. Small Molecules

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Here's how Small Molecules is used in Research Scientist jobs:
  • Develop novel bio-conjugation methods and improve existing technologies for attaching antibodies, proteins and small molecules to magnetic and non-magnetic beads.
  • Collaborated drug discovery projects in various therapeutic areas by providing evidence for direct binding of small molecules to protein targets.
  • Provide technical leadership in structure elucidation of small molecules, mass spectral interpretation.
  • Collaborated with academic institutions to test small molecules to promote cardiac regeneration.
  • Established high-throughput enzymatic assay and screened small molecules for enzyme inhibitors.
  • Conducted activity screening of small molecules against various enzymes.
  • Characterized and developed the use of MS and MS/MS for the quantitative and qualitative forensic analysis of small molecules.
  • Developed cell-based assays for proof of concept that a class of small molecules act as gene regulators.
  • Handled more than fifty BA/BE pilot and pivotal studies for small molecules to support ANDA filing.
  • Developed cell-based assays for screening activity of small molecules as part of drug development program.
  • Performed mode of action study on key transcription factors, enzymes, and small molecules.
  • Skilled with instrumentation for analysis of small molecules including NMR and LCMS.
  • Tested small molecules in enzymatic assays for compound cycling.
  • Performed CRISPR-Cas9 mediated deletion of autophagy regulatory genes and screening for immune regulatory small molecules towards discovering therapeutic options for IBD.
  • Designed and optimized synthetic routes to synthesize small molecules APIs for pharmaceutical companies.
  • Designed a protein-fragment-complementation assay to search for Rev1-Rev7 interaction inhibitory small molecules.
  • Credited with the discovery of a novel class of orally active small molecules with cytokine inhibition properties.
  • Mentor: Dr. Reid Bissonnette - Development of cell-based assays for screening small molecules on cytokine-related program and metabolic-disease program.
  • Contributed to biologics therapeutics and small molecules programs and spearheaded the efforts in molecularcloning and protein expression for various projects.
  • Develop in-vitro and in-vivo assays to screen anti-cancer small molecules

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42. IR

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Here's how IR is used in Research Scientist jobs:
  • Provided oversight of environmental testing by contract laboratories and troubleshot problems with detection assays for biological threat agents.
  • Obtained knowledge by spearheading an innovative experiment in producing allergens from a mice cage within a controlled environment.
  • Conducted operational test methodology assessments, and developed test strategies for five Air Force Acquisition Projects.
  • Created software requirement specification document for implementation of algorithm to be used by software implementation teams.
  • Managed software project resulting in the company s first automated instrument testing and fault detection capability.
  • Develop, investigate and implement strategies that directly reduce manufacturing cycle time and/or improvement of yields.
  • Handled information security events, including system break-ins, virus/worm outbreaks, and system vulnerability issues.
  • Performed all statistical analyses for Minnesota component of national study on children's environmental exposures.
  • Developed new methods for using existing products and determined root cause when irregular results occurred.
  • Determined partition co-efficient and solubility characteristics of compounds used in hair color and skin care.
  • Co-directed clinical feasibility study to validate algorithm design in partnership with 10 research centers.
  • Received training on process improvement areas such as gathering requirements, development/design and verification/validation.
  • Examined the relationship of site characteristics on the diversity of prairie remnant-dependent insect fauna.
  • Performed multidimensional Monte Carlo simulation to determine critical design rules for integrated circuits.
  • Supervised the development of a methodology for the empirical determination of staffing standards.
  • Conduct environmental testing in industrial food production facilities to determine points of contamination.
  • Invented and developed synthetic cartilages and their application tools for artificial trachea project.
  • Supervised all facets of the cassava virus-resistance pipeline to produce a virus-free cassava.
  • Evaluated Next Generation Sequencing technologies and developed protocols for profiling anti-viral drug resistance.
  • Served as an epidemiology consultant for the Bureau of Environmental Disease Prevention.

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43. Uv-Vis

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Here's how Uv-Vis is used in Research Scientist jobs:
  • Carried out the chromium concentration studies using UV-Visible spectroscopy.
  • Tested with UV-VIS and FTIR.
  • Performed UV-VIS Spectrophotometry, conductivity, and activity assays.
  • Performed stability testing using HPLC/UV-Vis.
  • Acquired spectroscopic data (HRMS, NMR, UV-vis, IR) for the structural elucidation of purified compounds.
  • Synthesized and characterized (surface/optical/structural/chemical/physical) materials (static and dynamic DLS, UV-Vis.
  • Operated instrumentation such as automated flash chromatography, TLC, HPLC, GC, UV-Vis, FT-IR, and LC/MS.
  • Analyzed the extent of Surfactant interactions in aqueous media with UV-Vis, NMR and surface tension.
  • Characterized diamonds quality by FTIR, UV-Vis, Raman/PL.
  • Validated the AOAC 999.14 UV-Vis spectrophotometry method and quantified the choline content in hydrolyzed byproducts.
  • Utilized sterile technique, grew and maintained bacterial cultures, used the UV-Vis Spectrophotometer, learned qPCR and microarrays.
  • Utilized High Performance Liquid Chromatography, Gas Chromatography, UV-Vis spectrophotometer, Dissolution apparatus, Conductometer, pH meter.

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44. DOE

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Here's how DOE is used in Research Scientist jobs:
  • Directed process development, identified critical process parameters & limits, implemented DOE to identify linked process parameters, performed HazOps.
  • Created key revenue generating product utilizing DoE/KBM analysis techniques.
  • Directed failure analyses investigations of DOE nuclear reactor components.
  • Supported process development for formulation of new drugs by utilizing dissolution and HPLC and developed dissolution methods for DOE studies.
  • Optimized media supplementation to double yields in serum-free transient HEK293 and CHO expression using DOE and fractional factorial analysis.
  • Utilize Design of Experiment (DOE) to evaluate and identify critical process parameters for batch manufacture.
  • Promote the CDL to other agencies o Act as a liaison with DOE National Laboratory researchers.
  • Improved properties using a design of experiment (DOE) leading to a commercial product.
  • Researched multiple variables to optimize trapping efficiency through sequential design of experiment (DOE).
  • Interact with other team members to identify improvements and optimization effects using DOE models.
  • Developed hardware and software to characterization radioactive waste to meet DOE and DOT guidelines.
  • Executed design of experiments (DOE) to determine suitable fermentation process parameter ranges.
  • Defined successful technical space for solid dose form drug-sensor product via DOE methodology.
  • Employed DOE strategies to develop and optimize product/process designs from bench to production.
  • Team Leader of an environmental survey of DOE's Nevada Test Site.
  • Utilize experimental design software to optimize critical parameters (DoE).
  • Designed and performed DOE, analyzed and evaluated the scientific data.
  • Assist in producing scientific reports provided to DOE and/or private clients.
  • Authored the Oracle database Security Plan for Battelle-PNL and DOE.
  • Participate in applying for funds from NSF and DOE.

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45. SAR

low Demand
Here's how SAR is used in Research Scientist jobs:
  • Utilized pharmaceutical profiling, molecular modeling and historical structure activity relationships (SAR) to propose and design molecular targets.
  • Perform mathematical reduction and modeling of measured data and perform other computational and statistical analyses as necessary.
  • Managed planning and budgeting for all activities necessary to support regulatory and product safety business units.
  • Developed SAR around two structurally different series; modified scaffolds to optimize potency and selectivity.
  • Supported Brand Maintenance issues regarding documentation, specifications, and ingredient and processing as necessary.
  • Coordinate with manufacturers and vendors as necessary for major repairs and scheduled maintenance.
  • Attended scientific meetings, prepared and submitted materials for publication as necessary.
  • Discovered material and technique necessary for increasing strength of spliced optical fiber.
  • Fulfilled routine data requests and data management and analysis tasks as necessary.
  • Performed troubleshooting on laboratory instrumentation and interfaced with technical support when necessary.
  • Develop corrective actions necessary to mitigate risk and promote project success.
  • Initiated necessary qualifications for new equipment and created validations if required.
  • Compose technical reports and method revisions as necessary for regulatory filings.
  • Elucidated limits of modifications to prospective compounds through SAR evaluation.
  • Research structure-activity relationships (SAR) of potential oncology drugs.
  • Lead identification and optimization based on preliminary SAR information.
  • Managed service calls and repaired laboratory equipment when necessary.
  • Identified and compiled necessary information to obtain regulatory approvals.
  • Provide better understanding of SAR and inhibitor-protein interaction.
  • Perform reaction methodology when necessary to establish procedures.

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46. PHD

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Here's how PHD is used in Research Scientist jobs:
  • Managed and/or trained junior research staff (1 PhD, 1 master s degree level scientists and 3 trainees).
  • Supervised an Associate Scientist and two PhD scientists, and managed a team of three scientists in a matrix environment.
  • Teach and support PhD, masters and bachelor's students to assist them in obtaining their academic goals.
  • Assisted my PhD mentor, founder of the United Gene Holdings to start up the company.
  • Trained and supervised 2 PhD students and 9 users in proper usage of above instrumentation.
  • Supervised daily work activities of two PhD students and two technicians working on related projects.
  • Instructed PhD and MD fellows on the application of novel primers and probes.
  • Project management, training and supervision of PhD and undergraduate students.
  • Managed several PhD scientists, Masters engineers, and research associates.
  • Supervised and trained PhD students and undergrads.
  • Supervised a lab staff of 2 PhD & 1 BS scientist.
  • Presented data to panel of MDs and PhDs demonstrating thorough and complete knowledge of subject material.
  • Led a 5-member team of clinical coordinators and PhDs from the Duke biomedical engineering department.
  • Supervised and trained PhD and M.S students and reported research results in staff meetings.
  • Implemented Chimera II TCP/IP stack and post-mortem debugger for use by PhD.
  • Developed in vivo behavioral head-fixed locomotion assays Mentored a MIT PhD student
  • Partnered with diverse group of investigators, including MDs, PhD, and support staff to perform multifaceted experiments.

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47. GEL Electrophoresis

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Here's how GEL Electrophoresis is used in Research Scientist jobs:
  • Experience in molecular biology lab which includes gel electrophoresis and expression cloning.
  • Purified genetic probes through Gel electrophoresis and extraction.
  • Perform routine experiments such as DNA extraction, Gel Electrophoresis, ELISA procedures to test the performance of the new product.
  • Used PCR and gel electrophoresis to develop genetic profiles from mouse tails.
  • Detect, characterize and isolated proteins using SDS polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis and Utilize biological assays.
  • Gel Electrophoresis including purification and analysis Computerized tracking and organization of large specimen repositories.
  • Conducted in-vitro oral/dental studies using PCR, DNA and RNA purification, Gel Electrophoresis, Tissue and Cell culture.
  • Discovered the biomarker with different gel electrophoresis (DIGE) and 2D gel.
  • Extracted DNA for genotyping of transgenic mice by PCR using gel electrophoresis.
  • Performed molecular cloning, recombinant and native protein expression, separation, purification and analysis, proteomics, two-dimensional gel electrophoresis.
  • Confirmed T-DNA insertion of Palmitoyltransferase (PAT) gene washomozygous using PCR and gel electrophoresis.
  • Conducted primary neural culture, immunohistochemistry, stereotaxic surgery and fluorescent microscopy, ICC, affinity chromatography and gel electrophoresis.
  • Analyzed results using PCR mutagenesis, gel electrophoresis, electrophoretic and chemical transformation, formaldehyde crosslinking, and Western Blots.
  • Confirmed PCR products using gel electrophoresis and isolated bacterial plasmid using Qiagen Plasmid Miniprep.

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48. Experimental Data

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Here's how Experimental Data is used in Research Scientist jobs:
  • Planned and conducted experiments, processed experimental data, prepared reports, participated in conferences, and published research findings.
  • Prepared experimental data ready for statistical analysis undergoing data cleaning through parsing the numerical data and removal of background noises.
  • Supervised two technicians on day-to-day operation of the system; organized and interpreted daily logs and experimental data.
  • Analyzed experimental data sets and developed conclusions from electrical and mechanical testing of the sensor.
  • Required extensive development, verification against first principles simulations, and validation against experimental data.
  • Conducted experiments, analyzed and interpreted experimental data, prepared reports for funding agencies.
  • Presented analysis of experimental data to executives in support of key strategic decisions.
  • Performed detailed statistical comparisons between state-of-the-art model predictions and experimental data.
  • Use proper scientific documentation and record experimental data in laboratory notebook.
  • Analyzed experimental data in support of patents and publications.
  • Performed statistical tests on experimental data.
  • Document and record experimental data.
  • Deploy laboratory experiments, collect, categorize and maintain a large amount of experimental data from multiple research groups.
  • Validated near wall and wall function models for injector flow field and compared solutions with experimental data.
  • Applied statistical inference techniques such as reverse Monte Carlo to estimate model parameters for the experimental data.
  • Oversee the summary and consolidation of experimental data from the junior team members.
  • Analyze and present experimental data results to research team to meet project deadlines.
  • Organized and presented all experimental data to the CEO and board members.
  • Compile, maintain, review and interpret experimental data.
  • Oriented incoming graduate students and postdoctoral fellows with laboratory resources Produced and analyzed experimental data for research publications.

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49. SAS

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Here's how SAS is used in Research Scientist jobs:
  • Created disaster recovery processes to provide redundancy and mitigate risk in the laboratory.
  • Conducted statistical analyses of data using SAS statistical software.
  • Determined high risk areas subject to seismic activity disasters.
  • Provided similar support for projects oriented toward the water resources of the High Plains aquifer, regionally and in Kansas.
  • Worked with the New York Emergency Disaster Relief Related to Asthma grant surveillance activities, including the National Asthma Survey.
  • Developed and updated routine SAS programs for epidemiological study reports (out-reach, surveillance, monthly, quarterly reports).
  • Provided scientific programming expertise in FORTRAN, IMSL and SAS to soil physics, agronomy and remote sensing scientists.
  • Represented team on Data Quality Committee, ensuring consistent SAS code and logic across a division of 150 people.
  • Analyzed protein for inflammatory markers such as TNF-alpha, IL-1 beta, MIP-2, and IL-6 via ELISAS.
  • Develop and maintain SAS programs to monitor quality of hepatitis surveillance data obtained from a variety of sources.
  • Research Scientist, SSPEED (Severe Storm Prediction, Education and Evacuation from Disasters) Center, Civil and
  • Support the NSWC-PC Synthetic Aperture Sonar (SAS) program, specifically the SSAM and SAS12 projects.
  • Prepared Progeny NICU Program Evaluations for Medical Management using SAS queries to verify savings claimed by vendor.
  • Involved in day to day SAS programming activities under different operating systems via COBOL & JCL
  • Specialized software packages used include IDL (similar to SAS), IRAF and other.
  • Experienced in producing PDF, HTML and MS Excel formatted files using SAS ODS facility.
  • Introduced the university community to the Statistical Analysis System (SAS).
  • Trained in Analyzing Bio-Functional Assay Data using the web SAS.
  • Utilized SAS procedures such as PROC IMPORT, PROC TTEST, PROC ANOVA, PROC LIFETEST, etc.
  • Experience in Base SAS, SAS/MACROS, SAS/ACCESS, SAS/GRAPH, SAS/STAT, SAS/ODS in Windows environments.

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50. Sds-Page

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Here's how Sds-Page is used in Research Scientist jobs:
  • Performed SDS-Page under reducing and non-reducing conditions.
  • Characterized expression products by ELISA, SDS-PAGE, and Western blot analysis.
  • Improved process for SDS-PAGE, Western Blotting technique.
  • Perform a Western Blot SDS-PAGE with Kaleidoscope standards electroblotting to a PVDF membrane on ELISA positive results.
  • Use of SDS-PAGE electrogelphoresis, Western Blot, and BCA protein assay techniques.
  • Drug Development Developed biomarkers for selected molecular oncology targets using SDS-PAGE and western blot analysis.
  • Acquired skills in this laboratory: PCR, media making, agarose & SDS-PAGEprotein gels, and large volume data-processing.
  • Analyzed expression of E. coli fermentations by SDS-PAGE and Western blot.
  • Designed, developed and validated capillary electrophoresis methods of cSDS-Page and cIEF intended to increase workflow and further characterize the proteins.

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20 Most Common Skill for a Research Scientist

Analytical Methods13%
Cell Culture12.6%
Lab Equipment11.8%
Protein9.1%
Research Projects5.5%
Data Analysis5.5%
Synthesis4.8%
Hplc4.6%

Typical Skill-Sets Required For A Research Scientist

RankSkillPercentage of ResumesPercentage
1
1
Analytical Methods
Analytical Methods
9.9%
9.9%
2
2
Cell Culture
Cell Culture
9.6%
9.6%
3
3
Lab Equipment
Lab Equipment
9%
9%
4
4
Protein
Protein
7%
7%
5
5
Research Projects
Research Projects
4.2%
4.2%
6
6
Data Analysis
Data Analysis
4.2%
4.2%
7
7
Synthesis
Synthesis
3.7%
3.7%
8
8
Hplc
Hplc
3.5%
3.5%
9
9
DNA
DNA
3.3%
3.3%
10
10
R
R
3.2%
3.2%
11
11
Biology
Biology
3.1%
3.1%
12
12
Rt-Pcr
Rt-Pcr
2.3%
2.3%
13
13
Elisa
Elisa
2.3%
2.3%
14
14
Ms
Ms
1.8%
1.8%
15
15
FDA
FDA
1.8%
1.8%
16
16
New Product Development
New Product Development
1.7%
1.7%
17
17
GLP
GLP
1.6%
1.6%
18
18
RNA
RNA
1.5%
1.5%
19
19
NMR
NMR
1.3%
1.3%
20
20
Data Collection
Data Collection
1.2%
1.2%
21
21
Gc-Ms
Gc-Ms
1.1%
1.1%
22
22
Assay Development
Assay Development
1.1%
1.1%
23
23
Flow Cytometry
Flow Cytometry
1.1%
1.1%
24
24
Drug Discovery
Drug Discovery
1.1%
1.1%
25
25
High Throughput
High Throughput
1%
1%
26
26
QC
QC
1%
1%
27
27
GMP
GMP
1%
1%
28
28
Clinical Trials
Clinical Trials
0.9%
0.9%
29
29
LC
LC
0.9%
0.9%
30
30
NIH
NIH
0.9%
0.9%
31
31
Technical Reports
Technical Reports
0.8%
0.8%
32
32
HIV
HIV
0.8%
0.8%
33
33
Technical Support
Technical Support
0.8%
0.8%
34
34
Mass Spectrometry
Mass Spectrometry
0.7%
0.7%
35
35
C++
C++
0.7%
0.7%
36
36
Python
Python
0.7%
0.7%
37
37
Animal Models
Animal Models
0.7%
0.7%
38
38
Ftir
Ftir
0.7%
0.7%
39
39
SEM
SEM
0.7%
0.7%
40
40
API
API
0.7%
0.7%
41
41
Small Molecules
Small Molecules
0.7%
0.7%
42
42
IR
IR
0.7%
0.7%
43
43
Uv-Vis
Uv-Vis
0.7%
0.7%
44
44
DOE
DOE
0.6%
0.6%
45
45
SAR
SAR
0.6%
0.6%
46
46
PHD
PHD
0.6%
0.6%
47
47
GEL Electrophoresis
GEL Electrophoresis
0.6%
0.6%
48
48
Experimental Data
Experimental Data
0.6%
0.6%
49
49
SAS
SAS
0.6%
0.6%
50
50
Sds-Page
Sds-Page
0.6%
0.6%

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