Biotech engineer, Ph.D. in Biotechnology and Microbiology, with cross functional expertise in engineering and clinical microbiology. With more than 10 years’ experience conducting high-level scientific research with advanced approaches and techniques in the fields of biosensors, bacterial communication, biofilms, bioactive functional surfaces, immunology and bioinformatics of gut microbiome. Motivated by the challenge of developing new strategies to overcome resistant bacterial infections. Proactive leader and team player integral to success of numerous research initiatives. Demonstrating the motivation and problem-solving abilities required to meet demanding experimental deadlines with highly developed etic work and integrity.