Chemist with experience in analysis, research and development in academia and industry, interested in the application of science to solve problems and develop tools applied in different fields. Experience in drug discovery, analytical method development, research project proposal, experimental design and teaching. Interested in professional grow, learn easily, creative, responsible, capacity of teamwork and independent work, good interpersonal relationships and able to work in a bilingual environment.
I have worked as a chemistry and science teacher for 2 years in a school in Bogota, Colombia and 5 months in a school in Medellin, Colombia.
Absorption Systems, Bioanalytical Chemist
2015 - 2018
Bioanalytical chemist in a CRO related to bioequivalence, GLP analysis, clinical studies and pharmaceutical research. The laboratory work included method development, sample extraction and preparation, validation of methods, stability evaluation, solubility, gastrointestinal stability and analysis of compounds in LC MS/MS and HPLC-UV. Also performed experimental design and research proposals, with in other activities.
Centro de la ciencia y la investigación farmacéutica (CECIF), Analytical Chemist
2014 - 2015
Analytical chemist in quality control laboratory. The work included method development in different instruments (UV, HPLC, GC, and atomic absorption), sample extraction and preparation, validation of methods, stability assays (for expiration date of pharmaceutical products) and quality control analysis of compounds in pharmaceutical products, food and dietary supplements. Also performed instrument maintenance and scientific advice in different in projects form University research collaboration and product formulation.
Instituto Corferrini, Natural Science teacher
2014 - 2014
Natural science teacher and from sixth grade to eleventh grade. Homeroom teacher of eight grade.
John Dewey School, Chemistry teacher
2011 - 2013
Chemistry and health teacher from sixth grade to eleventh grade. Homeroom teacher of ninth grade in 2011-12 and eleventh grade in 2012-13.
Scripps institution of Oceanography, Research assistant Staff
2010 - 2010
Determination of stereocenters using chiral HPLC, derivative HPLC-MS and synthesis of enantiomeric standards for comparison with original parts from Natural products compounds.
Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute ans INDICASAT-AIP, Research assistant
2008 - 2009
The laboratory work duties were cyanobacteria collection, active compound isolation using bioassay-guided fractionation, different types of chromatography (including flash, SPE and HPLC) and structure elucidation of isolated compounds with NMR and MS spectrometry.