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Visionary Scientist with a PhD in Neurophysiology and broad science knowledge and experience gained in Vivo Pharmacology, Electrophysiology and physiology experimental work, including neural cell culture, collecting and analysing behavioural and electrophysiological data on rats and monkeys as well as skilled in drug injection, blood sampling, and animal surgery. Also capable of managing and leading teams of various skills levels. Possesses three years project managing experience as well as having published a number of scientific papers. Experienced instructor to diverse university student populations in various subjects including: Neurophysics, Neuroengineering, and Computer Programming. Innovative, resourceful, and adaptable, generates strong results with a safety awareness, positive work ethic, energy and desire to continually build on success and always looking to break new ground.


Current Experience

  • Research associate
    Since March 2016

Past Experience

  • Postdoctoral Researcher
    July 2014 --- September 2015
    Accomplishments: • Submitted couple of experiment protocols for approval by the Ethics Committee on Animal Research • Planned and executed over 8 behavioral and electrophysiological experiments on human and non-human primate auditory cortex, parietal cortex, and frontal eye field • Programmed hundreds scripts for running experiments and analyzing data collected from human and non-human primate prior to publication of scientific articles • Published 2 scientific articles and three are under preparation • Presented the results in international conferences and workshops • Supervised 1 master students • Assisted in teaching “Methods in Neuroscience” course, November 2014 – January 2015,Faculty of science, Radboud University Nijmegen, the Netherlands

  • PhD Candidate
    November 2008 --- June 2014
    Accomplishments: • Successfully accomplished and defended PhD thesis, the first in the department thoroughly dedicated to data collected from non human primates. • Planned and executed 4 behavioral and electrophysiological experiments on non-human primate auditory cortex • Programmed hundreds scripts for running experiments and analyzing data • Published 4 scientific articles and three are under preparation • Presented the results in international conferences and workshops • Supervised one master and one bachelor students • Assisted teaching in “Neurobiophysics” course, November – January 2009-2010, 2010-2011 and 2011-2012, Faculty of science, Radboud University Nijmegen, the Netherlands • Assisted teaching in “Auditory perception” course, February – June 2010 and 2011,Faculty of science, Radboud University Nijmegen, the Netherland

  • Project manager September
    September 2005 --- September 2008
    Accomplishments: • Supervised subsidiary companies • Evaluated the performance of the subsidiary companies • Reported regularly to the head of the organization • Assisted the head of the company in human resource management, financial management and etc

  • Masters Student
    September 2003 --- September 2005
    Thesis: Involvement of GABAB receptors of the dorsal hippocampus on the acquisition and expression of morphine induced place preference in rats and Setting up rat hippocampus cell culture. Accomplishments: • Defended master thesis with the highest possible grade (20/20) • Successfully set up neural (hippocampal and glia) cell culture in the lab • Executed three pharmacological experiments, including CPP and Plus maze, on rats • Operated, cannulated, and blood sampled about 1000 rats • Published 3 scientific articles in pharmacology journals


Self Assessment :
Animal models Biostatistics R&D Scientific writingAnimal HealthBioinformaticsBiologyBiopharmaceuticalsClinical Data Management (CDM)CNSComputational BiologyElectrophysiologyEnglishIn VivoLife SciencesMammalian Cell CultureMatlabMicrosoft ExcelMicrosoft OfficeMicrosoft PowerpointMicrosoft WordNeurosciencePharmaceutical DevelopmentPharmaceutical SciencesPhysiologyProject ManagementProject PlanningProject CoordinationStatistical Data AnalysisInternational Project Management
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CognitionNeurosciencePhysiologyscienceCognitive NeuroscienceScientific WritingExperimentationResearchTeachingMatlabElectrophysiologyLife SciencesdutchData AnalysisModelingWritingAnimal ModelsAnalysisCell CultureQualitative ResearchpharmacologyExcelExperimental Designmolecular biologyStatisticsMicrosoft ExcelLifesciences


  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Neurophysiology from University of Nijmegen in 2012
  • MSc. in animal physiology from University of Tehran in 2005
  • BSc. in Plant Biology from Shahid bahonar university of Kerman in 2002

Training and Certification

  • Home Office Personal License ABC (Modules 1-4) in 2016 Certification
  • Laboratory animal experiment Certification


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Area / Region

Cambridge, United Kingdom


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