Resume Sample - Chemistry

Sarah Jackson

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Seeking a laboratory internship in a research or quality control environment, where experience in data collection, analysis, and project management skills can be used to conduct laboratory analyses.


Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI
Bachelor of Science, Major: Chemistry, Minors: Biology and Spanish, Expected Month Year
American Chemical Society (ACS) Certification

Relevant Coursework

  • Molecular/Cellular Biology
  • Genetics
  • Organic and Inorganic Chemistry
  • Physical Chemistry I and II
  • Physics I and II
  • Human Anatomy and Physiology
  • Biochemistry
  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Calculus I, II, and III

Career Experience

Research Associate, WMU Department of Chemistry, Kalamazoo, MI, Month Year - Present

  • Focused on nanoscale energy and electron transfer in synthesized monolayer.
  • Protected clusters of gold in an electroanalytical chemistry lab.
  • Organized laboratory notebook and worked well in teams.
  • Presented research findings to an audience of 30 students and three chemistry professors.

Teacher Assistant, WMU Department of Chemistry, Kalamazoo, MI, Month Year - Month Year

  • Graded papers for undergraduate organic and inorganic chemistry classes.

Related Skills

  • Laboratory skills: Ultracentrifugation, Cyclic Voltammetry, Differential Pulse Voltammetry, UV/Vis Analysis, Square Wave Voltammetry, Gas and Liquid Chromatography
  • Computer Skills:  Experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Access


  • WMU Dean's List, Year - Year
  • Department Award for Chemistry and Calculus, Year
  • Frederick W. Stanley Jr. Memorial Chemistry Scholarship, Year 


  • Alpha Xi Delta Social Fraternity, Assistant Treasurer, Financial Vice President, Year - Present
  • Order of Omega Greek Honors Fraternity, TreasurerYear - Present
  • WMU Chemistry Club, PresidentYear - Present
  • Borgess Health Alliance, Volunteer, Year - Present
  • MU Health Professionals Society, Year - Present
  • Honors Student Association, Year - Present
  • WMU Intramural Soccer, Year -  Year

Additional Experience

Craftsman Chop Co., Server, Portage, MI, Month Year - Present

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