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i'm a neuroscientist with expertise in Molecular genetics and behavioural Testing in mouse models of psychiatric diseases. currently, i work at the newcastle University as a science communicationa and impact officer for rd-connect, an eu project dealing with rare diseases. besides science, i an also interested in Global Health, particularly noncommunicable diseases, and have experience in video production. i enjoy working in international environment. my excellence in Public Speaking, data presentation and Negotiation won me awards at international conferences.

i would welcome a new employment opportunity from february/march 2019, preferably in the eu. 



Current Experience

  • Science Communication and Impact Coordinator

    Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
    Since May 2016

    Science Communication for rd-connect, an eu project on rare diseases. tasks: dissemination Strategy and coordination, science writing, website content (, video production, newsletters, Social Media, annual reports, Public Speaking, interaction with industry.

    Science communication for RD-Connect, an EU project on rare diseases. Tasks: dissemination strategy and coordination, science writing, website content (, video production, newsletters, social media, annual reports, public speaking, interaction with industry.

Past Experience

  • Intern Buenos Aires, Argentina

    November 2015 --- December 2015

    reports on economy and politics in south america, spanish-polish translations, consular Documentation, diplomatic events.

  • R&D Scientist Göttingen, Germany

    March 2015 --- August 2015

    Research on mouse models of psychiatric diseases for a biotech company.

  • PhD Candidate Göttingen, Germany

    October 2010 --- January 2015

    project: "schizophrenia risk factor tcf4 and Gene x environment interaction in mice". behavioural Neuroscience, Biological Psychiatry, mouse models of psychiatric disease, Gene expression Analysis.

  • Summer Student Duarte, CA, United States

    June 2007 --- August 2007

    genetic screening for genes involved in axonal transport in drosophila melanogaster.


Self Assessment :
Self-disciplineOrganizationApproachabilityCommunicativeCoordinationCuriosityIndividualityInterest in knowledgeKindnessResponsibilityCreative thinkingCritical thinking


Self Assessment :
Animal models Diabetes Scientific writingAnalytical techniquesAnimal ModelsBiomedical SciencesDesign of Experiments (DOE) ExperimentationGeneticsGenomicsGraphPad PrismInternational Project ManagementLaboratoryLaboratory ResearchLaboratory SkillsLaboratory testingLife SciencesLifesciencesMicrosoft ExcelMicrosoft OfficeMicrosoft PowerpointMicrosoft WordMolecular & Cellular BiologyMolecular geneticsMultilingualNeurosciencenext generation sequencingOutlookPhenotype PowerPointPresentation SkillsPresentationsProject CoordinationProject ManagementPsychiatryPublic HealthPublic RelationsPublic SpeakingqPCRReport WritingResearchRNA isolationRT-PCRSchizophreniascienceScientific CommunicationsScientific WritingSocial MediaSocial Media MarketingSocial SkillsStatistical Data AnalysisTeamworkTestingWomens HealthBehavioural analysisbehaviorMorris Water MazePainData VisualizationWordPressVideo ProductionWebsite contentMarketing StrategyFear conditioningRare DiseasesGlobal HealthDevelopment cooperationHumanitarian aid
LinkedIn Assessment :
EnglishResearchPublic SpeakingBehavioral NeuroscienceMorris Water MazeOpen FieldScientific PresentationWritten & Oral Presentation SkillsLaTeXPowerPointVideo ProductionAdobe PremiereAdobe Design ProgramsPresentationsmouse modelsGlobal HealthMental HealthRNA isolationAgilentRT-PCRGene Expression ProfilingWestern BlottingGenotypingPCRBlood CollectionGraphPad PrismImageJTransgenic MiceMicrosoft OfficeWindowsPreziTeam LeadershipTeamworkAudacity

Skills and Expertise

Self Assessment :
Analytical skills Analyze data Interpret data Write papersCommunicationConduct animal studiesConduct literature searchesConduct research at universitiesCoordinationInterpret dataInterpret research resultsInterpret scientific datalifescienceManuscript preparationNetworkOral presentationpcrPlan experimentsPrepare manuscriptproject managementR&DStatistical analysisStorytellingUse laboratory techniquesWrite final reportsWritten presentationAnimal testingschizophreniaBiological psychiatrypublic speakingVideo productionNewslettersWebsite contentscience communicationAudio editingVideo editingpresentationsBehavioural testingMolecular techniquesExperiment designLaTeXscientific writingEditorialsPress relasePublic outreach


  • in Coordination of International Project Management from Gesellschaft für Nachhaltige Entwicklung in 2016
  • Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Neuroscience from International Max Planck Research School for Neuroscience in 2014
  • Bachelor's Degree in Biotechnology from University of Warsaw in 2009
  • No degree in Psychology from University of Warsaw in 2009

Training and Certification

  • EURORDIS Summer School: Clinical Trials in 2018 Training
  • Grant writing (Newcastle University) in 2017 Training
  • Next Generation Sequencing in diagnostic setting (3Gb-TEST) in 2017 Training
  • Data Presentation (EMWA) in 2015 Training
  • Introduction to Medical Writing (EMWA) in 2015 Training
  • Production of Educational Films and Information Clips (Georg-August University) in 2015 Training
  • Television (Georg-August University) in 2015 Training
  • E-portfolios (Georg-August University) in 2014 Training
  • Media & public relations for academia (Georg-August University) in 2014 Training
  • Medical English for non-native speakers (EMWA) in 2014 Training
  • Radio (Georg-August University) in 2014 Training
  • Science and medical writing for the public (Georg-August University) in 2014 Training
  • Diabetes - a Global Challenge (Coursera, University of Copenhagen) in 2017 Certification
  • Systems Thinking in Public Health (Coursera, Johns Hopkins University) in 2017 Certification
  • Epidemiology (Coursera, University of North Carolina) in 2016 Certification
  • Global Health (Coursera, University of Geneva) in 2016 Certification
  • International Women’s Health & Human Rights (Stanford University online) in 2015 Certification
  • International Communication Workshop (Georg-August University) in 2014 Certification
  • History of Rock, Part Two (Coursera, University of Rochester) in 2013 Certification
  • The Language of Hollywood: Storytelling, Sound and Color (Coursera, Wesleyan University) in 2013 Certification
  • Animal handling and surgery (Max-Planck Institute of Experimental Medicine) in 2011 Certification
  • Good Scientific Practice (Georg-August University) in 2011 Certification
  • Certificate in Advanced English (the British Council) in 2005 Certification


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Professional Proficiency

Work Preferences

  • Locations I am interested in:
    Austria Belgium Berlin, Germany Chile Czechia Denmark Germany Italy Latvia Lithuania Luxembourg Netherlands Poland Portugal Slovenia Spain Sweden Switzerland
  • Work From Home:
  • Work Regime:
    Permanent position :    100% FTE
    BrightOwl employee :    100% FTE
  • International:


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

Area / Region

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom


Driving License
  • No


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