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Laboratory Assistant

Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
January 18, 2017

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Kitchener, Ontario, N2B 2H6

(519) ***-****


Employment in a laboratory setting to further refine and develop good laboratory practices and build a strong foundation for a successful and fulfilling career.


4 years academic laboratory experience in microbiology, cell biology and chemistry

Excellent laboratory skills and knowledge of laboratory techniques

Strong knowledge of fundamental computer programs (Word, Excel and PowerPoint) and specialized biotechnology databases (NCBI, GenBank, FASTA, BLAST)

Exceptional skills in analysis, interpretation, and problem solving


Bachelor of Science Degree

Honours Science Program, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario

Convocation Date: June 12, 2014

Relevant Courses: (Sept 2009 – 2014)

Molecular Biotechnology, Bacterial Molecular Genetics, Advanced Eukaryotic Genetics, Microbiology and Disease

Academic laboratory skills and experience:

General: Laboratory Glassware Prep & Storage

Cell and Molecular Biology: Aragose & SDS-PAGE Gel Separation, PCR, DNA & Protein Isolation, Restriction Enzyme & Ligation Reactions, Electroporation & Transformation, ELISA Assay, Dissection, Vertebrate & Invertebrate, Eukaryotic Cell Cultures

Microbiology: Microscopy, Aseptic Technique, Slide Preparation

Chemistry: Organic Chemistry Synthesis Reactions, Spectrophotometry, Wet Chemistry

Relevant Assignments:

Experimental Design: HSP27 and HSP30 Knockdown in Xenopus laevis Epithelial Cell Culture, Fall/2011

Research and experiment design presention based on research project of doctoral candidate that served as T.A. to the course.

Fmr1 Drosophila Fragile X as a Model for Human Fragile X, Winter/2012

Characterization and comparison of the drosophila Fmr1 and human Fmr1 genes and how the fly model can be used to study fragile X syndrome in humans.

Jeremy Spenler

64 Hickson Drive, Kitchener, Ontario, N2B 2H6

(519) ***-****


Shop Assistant

Davis Mechanical, Stratford (relocated to Cambridge), Ontario, June 2001 – May 2003

Assisted in installation of heating and cooling systems (residential and commercial)

oGas pipe cutting and assembly

oRunning electrical

oSheet metal work

oRemoval of old units


History, Anthropology, Physics, Baseball

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