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San Diego, California, United States
April 24, 2019

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Andrew R. Wilson

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San Diego, CA *2117



Bachelor of Science: Biochemistry and Cell Biology University of California, San Diego GPA: 3.6 / 4.0

Employment History

Summer 2017 – Spring 2019 University of California, San Diego Position: Undergraduate Research Volunteer

Principal Investigator: Jeffrey D. Esko

Department of Cellular and Molecular Medicine

Research project focus: Enhancing wound healing and regeneration through heparan sulfate deficiency

Responsibilities: In addition to independent research project, mouse colony maintenance including genotyping, husbandry, record keeping, autoclaving and lab maintenance Skills: DNA extraction, PCR, LC-MS, carbazole, glycan purification and analysis, mouse wound healing experiments, ImageJ, reading and presenting research papers, experience with Cre- reporter system, presenting research, histology, Excel, Prism Research project focus: Glycan-binding protein interactions, Hepcidin metabolism Skills: SDS-PAGE, western blot, bioconjugation techniques, proteomics, mammalian cell culture Summer 2017 – Winter 2018 University of California, San Diego Position: Telephone Outreach

Alumni Association

Responsibilities: Fundraising for UCSD Alumni Association through telephone outreach, build rapport with alumni and encourage support for UCSD Summer 2015 – Winter 2016 ACE Parking

Position: Valet

Responsibilities: Greet guests, establish trust, handle guest vehicles, interact with all types of guests

Coursework and Certifications

Recombinant DNA Techniques lab: Winter 2019

Molecular cloning techniques, site-directed mutagenesis PCR, sanger sequencing, RNAi, RT- qPCR

Organic Chemistry lab: Fall 2018

Macro/microscale recrystallization, separation via liquid-liquid extraction, molecular isolation, thin layer chromatography, column chromatography, separation via distillation, GC, Fischer Esterification

Programing for Everybody, University of Michigan: Spring 2019 Python Data Structures by University of Michigan on Coursera. Certificate earned at Sunday, April 21, 2019 5:28 AM GMT

(Getting Started with Python) by University of Michigan on Coursera. Certificate earned at Sunday, April 21, 2019 4:40 AM GMT

College-level Awards and Honors

2017 – 2018 University of California, San Diego

Chancellor’s Research Excellence Scholarship


URS Eureka! University of California, San Diego

Extracurricular Activities

2016 – 2019 Sigma Phi Epsilon: Member

Volunteer and Community Service

2018 Sun Cup 2018: Soccer tournament between UCSD, USD, and SDSU Greek life to benefit the Boys and Girls Clubs of San Diego

2017 Camp Okizu: Helped raise money for camp for children coping with parents diagnosed cancer through Greek life outreach

2017 UCSD Greek vs. SD Police Annual Softball Tournament: encourage positive relations between UCSD Greek life and the community.


Jeffrey D. Esko I PI:

Alejandro Toledo I Postdoc mentor: Philbert Tsai I Professor:

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