Environmental chemist and toxicologist highly competent in chromatography instrumentation and undergraduate teaching. Thrives in a team-oriented and high-pressure environment.
|Sep 2011 -Jun 2016||Graduate Research Assistant||University of California Riverside|
|→Investigated environmental fate, transport and toxicity of pharmaceuticals under the direction of Prof Jay Gan.
→Engaged in literature searches, designed experiments, performed data analysis and co-authored 2 peer-reviewed journal articles, won numerous travel grants
|Sep 2014 -Dec 2015||Teaching Assistant||University of California Riverside|
|→Prepared and facilitated pre-lab tutorials for undergraduate Molecular and Cell Biology, and Organismal Biology classes.
→Student evaluations were consistently above department and campus averages.
|Sep 2006 -Aug 2007||Analytical Chemist Intern||Tobacco Research Board|
|→Carried out pesticide residue and product/formulations analysis using chromatography instruments at an ISO 17025 accredited third-party lab.
→Successfully developed and authored analytical procedures and validation documents.