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Molecular biologist with a PhD degree in Applied Biological Sciences from Ghent University. More than 10 year of experience in the development and execution of projects related to agricultural biotechnology, molecular biology, genetics and bioinformatics. International scientific experience in Peru, Kenya, Estonia and Belgium. Guidance and training to students and interns. Several publications in international peer-reviewed journals and reviewer of scientific articles from the journal Pest Management Science. My work encompasses use of Next Generation Sequencing (NGS), RNA interference (RNAi), statistical analysis and several molecular techniques for gene expression.


Past Experience

  • Post-doctoral Fellow Ghent, Belgium

    February 2019 --- July 2019
    Life Sciences

  • Scientist Nairobi, Kenya

    March 2012 --- May 2013
    Western Blotting

  • Research Assistant Lima, Peru

    February 2008 --- March 2012
    Cell Culture


Self Assessment :
Critical thinkingAuthenticityCollaborationCompetitivenessCreative thinkingFlexibilityOptimismOrganizationPerspectiveProblem solvingResponsibility


Self Assessment :
Biochemistry Cell biology Scientific writing R&DBiochemistryMolecular geneticsGeneticsMolecular CloningStatisticsreal-time PCRWestern BlottingELISArecombinant DNA technologyTissue CultureProject Management

Skills and Expertise

Self Assessment :
project managementR&D Develop protocols Molecular DiagnosticsTrain Staff Guide students Write papersWrite final reportsCell culturecoordinating research projectsData validationDesign protocolsOral presentationStatistical analysis


  • Ph.D. in Molecular Biology from Ghent University in 2018
  • Master in Plant Breeding from La Molina National Agrarian University (UNALM) in 2011

Training and Certification

  • Introduction to Next Generation Sequencing - EMBL-EBI in 2016 Training
  • Survival Analysis in R in 2016 Training
  • Introduction to Biopython in 2015 Training
  • Languages

    BrightOwl Assessment:
    Self Assessment:
    Full Proficiency
    Elementary Proficiency

Work Preferences

  • Positions I am interested in:
    Scientist Project Leader Project Manager Biologist Postdoctoral fellow Postdoctoral Research Fellow
  • Locations I am interested in:
    Belgium France Netherlands Portugal Spain United Kingdom
  • Work From Home:
  • International:


    Expert has 6 publications (Will be avalible with full profile)

Area / Region

Gent, Belgium


Driving License
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