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Ashburn, Virginia, 20148, United States
October 06, 2016

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Azadeh Namvar, BSc, MSc

***** ******* ***,*******,**,20148

LinkedIn: Phone: 202-***-**** Email: Targeting opportunities in Laboratory Associate

Knowledgeable in Microbiology & Molecular Biology with over a decade of experience spanning research, private and public sector consultancy, and teaching. Brings a comprehensive skill set in experiment design, protocols, and laboratory techniques, complemented by the analytical strengths needed to interpret study results. Well-versed in Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs),GLPs and Master in Pathogen handling and cultivation, and skilled at applying these principles within a practical setting. A personable relationship builder with a talent for fostering positive working relationships with staff, regulators, clients, and key stakeholders. AREAS OF EXPERTISE

Microbiology Analysis

Analytical techniques

Research & Analysis(R&D)

GLP, USDA animal welfare

act and IACUC standards

Molecular Biology

Laboratory Techniques

such as protein

formulations, initiate

stability studies, analyze

samples utilizing analytical

methodologies,ELISA, real

time PCR, DNA mapping,

Immuno Blot

Statistical analysis

Regulatory Compliance

Team Leadership

Diagnosing test failures


Laboratory Manager 2010-2016

University of Guelph – Guelph, ON

Awarded a research fellowship with this prestigious university, working within the Science Department to advance research in the areas of fundamental and applied Microbiology. Provides guidance and direction to graduate students on their research projects, ensuring that studies align with appropriate protocols and regulatory standards, as well as reviewing results.

Works closely with private sector and government clients, providing HACCP validation and verification services as well as proposing strategies for mitigating contamination risks.

Utilizes strong laboratory skills to carry out experiments, including Pathogen testing,real time PCR, DNA mapping, Ribo Typing, ELISA, Immuno Blot, Electrochemistry, HPLC, LC, FTIR, Ramon, NMR, Pathogen Handling CL2+, Anaerobic microbiology, Verification & Validation Studies, Product Development, Risk Analysis, High Pressure Processing and UV Disinfection.

Leverages finely-tuned written communication skills to develop applications for grants, draft project reports, and review the articles written by students.

Leads teams of Research Assistants through study execution to ensure that the studies are completed in accordance with protocols.

Azadeh Namvar, BSc, MSc 2


Assure compliance with all protocol requirements

Manage animal husbandry staff and study technicians as directed by area supervisor, program manager or project director.

In consult with the area supervisor, schedule and supervise staff activities and the technical conduct of multiple drug development studies, in the completion of with standard operating procedures (SOP's), Good Laboratory Practices

(GLP's) and regulatory agency guidelines

Work in concert with FDA compliance assurance entities (Health & Safety, and IACUC), coordinate study schedules and tasks to ensure compliance with Principal Investigators established deadlines Supervise technical conduct of multiple Tests development studies and assure documentation quality. Plan, develop and Initiate process improvement projects in the animal facility to optimize processes and maximize and assure data quality

Performance management and development of staff


MSc in Food Science, 2005 University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario, Canada BSc in Agriculture Engineering major in Food Science, 1995 University of Azad, Tehran, Iran COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

MEMBER, 2014-PRESENT: American soscity of microbiologist REVIEWER, 2010-2015: Food Research International, International Journal of Food Microbiology, Journal of Food Protection (12 Articles)


Area Technique

Molecular diagnostics PCR, qPCR, RT-PCR, PFGE

Immuno Immuno magnetic separation, ELISA

Analytical HPLC, GC, LC, Ramon, NMR, titration

Electrochemistry AC impedance, voltammetry, amperometry Computing Word, PowerPoint, Excel, S-Plus, SPSS

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