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Summary

I have 12 years of international research in Genetics and Oncology and speak fluently English, French and Italian. I am enthusiastic and a great team player. I am seeking new challenges and wish to work in industry to apply my research expertise and improve patient care.

Experiences

Current Experience

  • Research associate
    Since October 2013
    My work focuses on how dysregulation of the tumor suppressor Hippo pathway contributes to cancer development.

Past Experience

  • Research associate
    October 2007 --- September 2013
    The goal of my work was to understand how dysregulation of signaling pathways (Wnt, BMP) that control stem cell proliferation leads to the development of tumors.

  • Postdoctoral Researcher
    September 2004 --- May 2007
    Defect in cell division can lead to abnormal chromosome content, one characteristic of human solid tumors. Understanding the mechanisms of cell division can give insights into how tumors develop.

  • Teaching Assistant
    September 2003 --- August 2004
    Lectures of Developmental Biology to undergraduate students.

  • Teaching Assistant
    September 2000 --- June 2003
    Lectures of Developmental Biology to undergraduate students.

  • Saleswoman
    September 1998 --- August 2000
    Saleswoman in the fur coats department store.

Knowledge

LinkedIn Assessment :
Cancer ResearchoncologyGeneticsFluorescence MicroscopyConfocal MicroscopyCell biologyCell CultureDevelopmental BiologyCell SignalingMolecular CloningPCRmolecular biologyWestern BlottingBiochemistryUniversity TeachingCellscienceMicroscopyResearchProject ManagementData AnalysisCancerImmunohistochemistryLife SciencesLaboratoryTeachingProtein ExpressionBiologyqPCRImmunofluorescence

Education

  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Oncology and Cancer Biology from Université Pierre et Marie Curie (Paris VI) in 2003
  • Bachelor of Applied Science (B.A.Sc.) in from Université Pierre et Marie Curie (Paris VI) in 2000

Languages

BrightOwl Assessment:
Self Assessment:
French
Native
English
Full Proficiency
Italian
Full Proficiency

Area / Region

Brussels, Belgium

Others

Driving License
  • Yes