123 --- Street

---, MA ---


Arthur ----  ---


Seeking an interesting position that will lead to a rewarding career.



Professional experience


Mother Sun’s Glorious Lifeways, Cambridge, MA  – 5/2003-present

Bonsai Artist and Yoga Instructor

§          Custom-design bonsai to fit client personalities.

§          Teach yoga.


Beyond Genomics, Waltham, Massachusetts – 11/2002-2/2003

Senior Research Associate, Bioinformatics

§          Biological sequence analysis to support R&D.


Fisons Pharmaceuticals, Leicestershire U.K. – Summer 2001
Lab assistant

§          Analysis of statistical data.

§          Presenting project findings in a written report and oral presentation.


University College, London U.K. - Summer 2000

Internship in Bioinformatics

§          Summer internship working for Dr Geri Alteri. Using Java to create biological sequence analysis tools. Involved a week placement at Pfizer UK.

§          Gained good communication and collaboration skills while working within this team-based environment.

§          Developed good programming skills.

Wilson College, Chambersburg, Pennsylvania – Fall 1997

Adjunct Instructor of General Biology Laboratory

§          Assisted with teaching a one-semester general biology laboratory course. 

§          Assisted students with weekly lab exercises and evaluated written lab reports.


CARL CORPORATION, Denver, CO – 12/1992-05/1993

GUI Developer

§          Created Windows 95 and PowerPC Library Database Browse Applications.

§          Developed new features and maintained Children’s Catalog Application.




§    MSc in Bioinformatics, University of Manchester (2002).

§    BS in Biology, Wilson College  (1998)

§    BS in Applied Mathematics and Engineering Physics, University of Wisconsin (1992)

Interests and activities

Bonsai; Yoga; Soccer; Web Design; Computer Programming; Puppetry


Computer Skills

C, C++ (Unix/PC/Mac), JAVA, PASCAL, FORTRAN, UNIX, Perl, JavaScript, HTML, CodeWarrior, ClearCase, Paradigm, CodeWizard, XView, UIM/X, WorkShop, Rational, Flexelint, Purify, Pure Coverage, Wordperfect, Word, Quattro Pro, Excel, Systat, Sas, Netscape, Eudora Mail, Homesite, MapTHis, Paint Shop Pro, WS_FTP; highly familiar with most IBM and Windows software.