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A highly motivated, ambitious biotechnologist with an interest in bioengineering, 3D bio-assay development, bioreactor culture. A quick learner with a broad interest and knowledge in tissue engineering. A hard-worker who thrives in a dynamic, stimulating environment that also respects an independent attitude.


Past Experience

  • Post-doctoral Fellow Sherbrooke, QC, Canada
    May 2014 --- April 2017

    Bioassay development

          • Developing a drug screening assay to identify novel treatments for diabetes
          • Conversion of 2D culture techniques to 3D culture systems
          • Reporting and presenting to Consortium Québécois sur la Découverte du Médicament (CQDM)
          • Supervision of BSc and MSc students     

    Techniques used: rat pancreas and liver isolation and digestion, hydrogel embedding, implantation, insulin ELISA, immunohistochemistry

  • Research internship Enschede, Netherlands
    January 2014 --- March 2014

    Product development

    • Investigating new applications of the patented platform

    Techniques used: Thermoforming, cryopreservation, cell culture


Self Assessment :
CollaborationCreative thinkingCritical thinkingEfficiencyFlexibilityInnovative thinkingInterest in knowledgeOptimismProblem solvingResponsibilitySelf-confidenceSociabilityTrust


Self Assessment :
Animal models Cell biology Diabetes Scientific writing R&DAnalysisAnalytical methodsAnalytical techniquesAngiogenesisAssay developmentBioanalysisBiologyBiomarkersBiomedical EngineeringBiomedical SciencesBiotechnologyCell Based AssaysCell biologyCell CultureCell EncapsulationCharacterizationChromatographyCoachingConfocal MicroscopyData AnalysisData ManagementDesign of Experiments (DOE) Drug DeliveryELISAEnglishgas chromatographyGermanGood Laboratory Practice (GLP)Grant WritingHistologyIn VitroIn VivoInternational RelationsLaboratory ManagementLaboratory ResearchLaboratory SkillsLaboratory study designLaboratory TechniquesLife SciencesMammalian Cell CultureMetabolismPCRPhenotype PhysiologyPre-clinical researchPreclinical ResearchPresentationsProblem SolvingProject PlanningProject ManagementProtein EngineeringResearchScientific WritingSmall moleculesSPSSStandard Operating Procedure (SOP)Stem cell researchStem CellsSterilizationStudy proposalsStudy protocolsTechnology DevelopmentTime ManagementTissue CultureToxicologyTrainingTransfectionValidationWriting Study Procedures and SOPs

Skills and Expertise

Self Assessment :
Analytical skills Analyze data Create SOPs Develop protocols Guide students Interpret data Write papers Write protocolsAdjust methodsAnalyze proteinAseptic techniquesAseptic processingAssess product quality issuesAssess quality process issuesCell culturecollaborate in research projects at universitiesCollaborate with principal investigatorCollaborate with project teamCollect dataComplete study proceduresConduct animal studiesConduct literature searchesConduct research at universitiesCoordinate projectscoordinating research projectsCreate SOPsData validationData verificationDesign scientific experimentsDesign scientific projects (in biology)Ethics committee submissionsLead studiesOral presentationOrganise meetingsResearch at universitiesReview experimental plansUse fluorescence microscopyValidate dataWrite final reportsWrite papers


  • Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering from Twente Univeristy in 2014
  • Master in Biotechnology from Wageningen University in 2009


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Work Preferences

  • Positions I am interested in:
    Assay Development Manager Associate Scientist Biomedical Scientist Junior Consultant Junior Scientist Laboratory Technologist Laboratory Manager Post-doctoral Fellow Preclinical Project Manager Preclinical Research Manager Project Leader Project Manager QA Officer QC/QA Manager R&D Assistant R&D manager R&D Scientist Research Assistant Research associate Scientific Researcher senior research associate Team Leader
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    Expert has 5 publications (Will be avalible with full profile)

Area / Region

Sherbrooke, QC, Canada


Driving License
  • Yes