2021- June 2023: Lab Technician at BGI Genomics
Running diagnostic tests for COVID-19, Colorectal Cancer, HPV, NIFTY and HDC in a BSL-2 Laboratory
• responsible for performing medical tests, which contributes to the proper diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of diseases. strong knowledge of molecular biology. Following standard protocols and independently perform the laboratory routine using high throughput liquid handlers.
• Strengthened cross-departmental communication and presentation skills
• Proficient in laboratory workflows; DNA extraction and library prep. For Cancer testing and NIFTY. • Enhanced analytical and data management skills
• Time-management skills optimised through running RT-qPCR COVID-19 samples during the height of the pandemic
• Gained experience in data reporting
• Testing new products and establishing new workflows.

EDUCATION: 2018-2021
BSc. Molecular Biology and Genetics, University of East Anglia Grade:
• Grade: 2:1
• The degree provided training in the principles that control microbiological culture growth, the microbial physiology and genetics that underpin the production of bioproducts such as biofuels, bioplastics, antibiotics and food products, as well as the use of micro-organisms in wastewater treatment and bioremediation.
• Completed modules in Cell biology and Mechanisms of Disease, Cancer Biology, Infection and Immunity and Genomes, Genes and Genomics
• Achieved 68% in Cell Biology and Mechanisms of Disease
• Undergraduate Dissertation: Genomic engineering of liverwort cells to compare calcium binding in specific gene knockouts.
2016-2018 St Paul’s Catholic College
A-Levels: History (B), Biology (B), Design & Technology (C)

2017-2019: Sales Assistant at Tesco
• Demonstrated teamwork in ensuring the workplace was fully stocked and maintained to a professional standard
• Presented initiative through highlighting areas of improvement, assisting customers, and facilitating the work of other staff members in busy periods

• Experience in Western Blot, RT-qPCR, A variety of Biochemistry techniques, Gel electrophoresis, Aseptic techniques, Molecular Cloning, DNA and RNA extraction, Research design and academic writing.
• Proficient in SPSS, Microsoft Excel
• Partaken in competitive powerlifting, demonstrating determination and resilience