Since November 2013
Work field: Molecular toxicology, predictive toxicology Main activities and responsibilities: • Part of the team dealing with design and implementation of experimental strategy regarding Safety Evaluation Ultimately Replacing Animal Testing (SEURAT), by using high throughput screening (HTS) assays and high content analysis (HCA) • Development of Adverse Outcome Pathways (AOP)
March 2006 --- November 2013
Work field: Molecular biology, epigenetics, glycobiology, tumour biology Main activities and responsibilities: • Design and implementation of scientific projects. • Representation of achieved results: writing scientific publications, poster or oral presentation at national and international conferences. • Teaching activities – organizing practical courses and seminars in Genetics, Epigenetics and Molecular Cytogenetics. • Participation in national and international collaborations, including FP7 consortia. • Mentorship of master dissertations.
Assistant at the project of The Global fund to fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria
June 2005 --- February 2006
Work field: Health financing, social welfare Main activities and responsibilities: • Coordination of partnership activities between representatives of civil society, health institutions, the private sector and various government departments (procurement, financial, legal department). • Organization of regular meetings. • Writing speeches for the Minister of Health and Social Welfare.
Brand marketing manager
January 2005 --- June 2005
Work field: Marketing Main activities and responsibilities: • Strategic planning related to: product selection and pricing, sales and budget analysis/predictions, market/target group analysis, definition of distribution channels, advertising. • Organizing national launching campaigns for new products. • Establishing collaborations with marketing/design agencies.
Analytical thinkingAuthenticityCreative thinkingCritical thinkingCuriosityIndependenceKindnessProactivityResiliencySociabilityTrust
Animal models Cell biology Scientific writingActions and modes of action of drugs in the human speciesAdverse Events (AE)Animal ModelsAssay developmentBiologyBiomedical SciencesCancerCell Based AssaysCell biologyCell CultureCell SignalingCommunication SkillsDatabasesDesign of Experiments (DOE) DNADNA extractionDNA sequencingDrug metabolismDrug safety assessmentElectrophoresisEnglishFluorescence MicroscopyGeneticsGenomicsGood Laboratory Practice (GLP)Grant WritingGraphPad PrismHigh Throughput Screening (HTS)Immunocytochemistry (ICC)ImmunofluorescenceImmunohistochemistryImmunohistochemistry (IHC)ImmunoprecipitationIn VitroLaboratoryLaboratory ResearchLaboratory ManagementLaboratory study designLaboratory testingLife SciencesLifesciencesMammalian Cell CultureMarketingMarketing CommunicationsMarketing StrategyMetabolismMicroscopyMicrosoft ExcelMicrosoft OfficeMicrosoft PowerpointMicrosoft ProjectMicrosoft WordMolecular & Cellular Biologymolecular biologyMolecular CloningMolecular geneticsMS ProjectMultilingualNegotiationOxidative stressPCRpeople managementPhenotype PhotoshopPowerPointPresentationsProblem SolvingProblem-solving methods and troubleshootingProcurementProduct launchProduct MarketingProject CoordinationProteinsProtein ExpressionqPCRQuantitative PCR (qPCR)real-time PCRrecombinant DNA technologyResearchResearch GovernanceReport WritingRisk AssessmentRNA isolationRT-PCRscienceScientific CommunicationsScientific methodologyScientific WritingSDS-PAGESequence AnalysisStatistical Data AnalysisStatisticsStrategyStudy proposalsStudy protocolsSystems BiologyTeachingTechnology transferTime ManagementTissue CultureToxicologyTrainingTransfectionTroubleshootingUnderstanding of regulatory guidelinesWestern Blotting
Skills and Expertise
Analytical skills Analyze data Create SOPs Develop protocols Interpret data Write papers Write protocolsAdjust methodsAdministrative supportAnalyze data/information to determine potential relationships.Assist with experimentsAssist with proceduresAttend seminars, courses and meetings within and outside the companyBiomarker ResearchCell cultureCoachcollaborate in research projects at universitiesCollaborate with principal investigatorCollaborate with project teamCollect dataCommunicate effectively on different company levelsCommunicate with investigatorCommunicationCompile informationConduct literature searchesConduct research at universitiesConduct studiesConduct university research control different protocol versions and other essential documentsControl protocol versionsControl studiesCoordinate projectscoordinating research projectsCoordinationCreate SOPsCreate standard operating procedure (SOP)Creates a collaborative team environmentData miningDesign efficiency studyDesign protocolsDesign scientific experimentsDesign scientific projects (in biology)Design protocolDesign studiesDesign study documentsDesign the studyDevelop protocolsdrafting grant applicationsEvaluate protocolsExecute scientific projectsExtrapolate dataIdentify risksImplement ProcessesInteract with statisticiansInterpret research resultsInterpret scientific dataInterpret dataLead studiesLead teamsManage aseptic riskManage laboratory proceduresManage multiple projectsManage research projectsOral presentationOrganise meetingsOrganize scientific projects (in biology)pcrPeople managementPlan experimentsPlan work to meet objectives and deadlinesPrepare final reportPrepare manuscriptPresent data at congressproject managementProtocol managementPublication of articlesPublish scientific projectsRead medical literatureResearch at universitiesReview data interpretationReview study protocolsReview the interpretation of dataSearch literature on clinical trialsSet up research projectsSetup of research equipmentShipment of biological specimenSolve problemsStatistical analysisStorytellingSupervise PhD studentsSupervise techniciansTeach university studentsTeachingTrain StaffUnderstand protocolsUse fluorescence microscopyUse laboratory techniquesUse western blotting techniqueVerify dataWork cross-functionallyWrite documentsWrite final reportsWrite papersWritten presentation
Project manager in Project Management from University of Cambridge, International Examinations (CIE) and Ivora - IT and Management in 2013
traineeship in Epigenetics from International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) in 2011
Doctor of science (PhD) in Epigenetics, molecular biology from Pierre and Marie Curie University, Institute Curie and University of Zagreb in 2010
traineeship in Immunology from Institute Necker, Paris, France in 2004
traineeship in from Ruđer Bošković Institute, Zagreb, Croatia in 2003
Graduated engineer of biology – molecular biology in Cancer biology, epigenetics from Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb in 2002
Expert has 11 publications (Will be avalible with full profile)