Biologist Resume Sample

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Jane Smith


2017                                     Buffalo State College                                   Buffalo, NY

Bachelor’s, Biology


  • Adept at lab setup and maintenance. Proficient in recording and maintaining accurate records of procedures and test results. 
  • Specialist in performing mammalian cell cultures and sample preparation for HPLC.
  • Trained and experienced in IHC guidelines, microtome, embedding, and the use of multiple microtomes including cry microtomes and ultra-microtomes.
  • Experienced in BSL 1 and 2 environments. Skilled in use of autoclaves, biolyzers, and microscopes (compound, electron, stereo/dissection and X-ray).



              2014-Present                             Erie County Fisheries Office                             Buffalo, NY

Lab Technician

  • Created encrypted, Excel-based database for compiling lab results of fish necropsies providing fishery staff with secure 24/7 access to test results.
  • Performed lab & in field necropsies of fish and other marine life within Erie County. Collaborated with State DEC to control disease outbreaks amongst freshwater systems throughout county.
  • Trained new hires in use of lab technology and county’s lab protocol.

              2013-2014                                      Buffalo State College                                     Buffalo, NY

            Teaching Assistant

  • Served as teaching assistant for BIO 111 lab classes; supervised students during lab exercises and managed set up of samples for faculty lab analyses.
  • Coordinated with professor to organize study groups and review sessions in preparation for exams, quizzes and lab practicums.



MS Excel, PowerPoint & Word; BioKM; BioVis3D; ImStar

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