Critical thinking: Executed various molecular biology procedures including DNA extraction, polymerase chain reaction, agarose gel electrophoresis, and DNA purification from agarose gel. Communication: Recorded a total of over 5,000 points of data and shared these data points with the professor leading the study. Leadership: coached and trained 3 new lab assistants as they joined the study. Work ethic: Processed an average of 30 samples per day.

Research lab: I worked in a fast paced and demanding atmosphere using excellent multitasking and data collection skills, prioritization, and teamwork to report findings and discover new research breakthroughs.

Featured competencies: critical thinking, work ethic, communication, career management, teamwork, leadership