A focused and supportive research scientist working on a joint University of Oxford - University of Birmingham doctoral training programme.
I have work experience in both the academia and the industry. I offer excellent personal support, mentoring and guidance to ensure excellent results. I have experience working with students at all levels and can offer support for Biology/Biomedical focused exams or assignments. In addition, I also specialise in medical and scientific writing.
I have extensive primary and secondary school teaching experience in one-to-one tutoring for Maths, Sciences and English.
I have also helped numerous international students prepare for and successfully pass IELTS, TOEFL, CPE, CAE, PET and KET exams (speaking, writing, reading and listening).
I also currently provide support to undergraduate students during practical sessions whilst also co-supervising students at various levels with their research work in a biomedical research university laboratory. I provide students with feedback on...
University of Birmingham / University of Oxford, Doctoral Researcher in Inflammation and Ageing
2018 - Present
Currently investigating new pharmaceutical targets against osteoporosis in a hospital-based research laboratory.
University of Birmingham, Research Assistant
2017 - 2018
Research: Developed and tested immunological and molecular assays including immunostaining, ELISA, Flow Cytometry, qPCR and Western Blotting to quantitate soluble and membrane-bound proteins. Performed microscopical analysis of protein expression in living human and mammalian cells.
Multidisciplinary project - medical device testing: Designed experiments and optimised analysis of data generated to measure blood flow in the beating heart (Laser Speckle Contrast Imager (Moor Instruments).
West Unified Communication, Quality and Audit Officer
2015 - 2016
Managed quality control, process optimisation and business analysis projects.
West Unified Communication, Customer Service Representative
2014 - 2015