Pharmaceutical scientist with industrial connections


A dynamic and accomplished pharmaceutical researcher, I have more than 10 years total experience working in lab-based settings. I possess a solid background in \"in vitro\" model research, medical technology development, and microbiology. I have a proven track record of leading interdisciplinary teams and fostering collaborations with both industrial and academic partners. I am experienced in delivering innovative solutions in pharmaceutical research, and ensuring timely completion of aims and objectives.

Serial No: 188499
Skills keywords: degree of doctorate, microbiology, pharmaceutical science, pharmacologist

List Of Qualifications & Related Skills:

PhD in Pharmaceutics: Industrial collaboration with GlaxoSmithKline. Thesis: Modelling critical parameters of the intramuscular injection site.

MRes in Molecular microbiology: 2 separate lab projects, interspersed with exam-based academic learning units.

BSc in Pharmacology (Hons) with one year industrial placement: advanced research technologies/methods, \"in vitro\" pharmacology, and cell-based assays.

Key skills: Pharmaceutical research, medical device development, microbiology, strategic project management, critical thinking, communications, networking, relationship development.

Interests & Hobbies:

Shotokan karate: 2nd Dan black belt. Teaching individuals, and groups.

Music: electric, acoustic, and bass guitar. Mandolin, and harmonica.

Literature: Science fiction, fiction, music, and history

History: Military conflict post-1500, world history, and music.

Previous Employment Details:

University of Bath, 2018 - 2022: Pharmaceutical researcher, working with GlaxoSmithKline to develop an \"in vitro\" model of the intramuscular injection site. Spearheaded development of biopolymer hydrogels, and dissolution media, for preclinical development and assessment of intramuscular drug formulations.

University of Bristol, 2017 - 2018: Cardiovascular research technician. Facilitated functional assessment of TASK-1 channels in atrial fibrillation. Provided technical support in molecular biology and microbiology, and lab equipment maintenance and calibration.

Apetito, 2016 - 2017: Enforced dietary labelling regulation compliance of meal products for national (UK) distribution. Prepared samples and nalysed total nutritional content of food materials.

Current location:  United Kingdom - View on map
Nationality: Irish
Preferred Sector of Employment:  Pharmaceutical and Science
Spoken languages: english, french, german
Location I am interested in working: Anywhere