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Professional Summary

Experienced Analytical Chemist with a demonstrated history of working in the pharmaceutical and medical device industry using cGMP. Detail-oriented and driven professional, with strong educational background in analytical and organic chemistry seeking to take the next career step. Well versed in a variety of laboratory settings,  instrumental and wet chemistry techniques.

  • Kjeldahl digestion and distillation 
  • Wet/Dry physical and chemical analysis 
  • Test Method Validation
  • Analytical and Technical Writing 
Work History
Chemistry Instructor Gwinnett Institute - Orlando, FL 05/2019 - Current
  • Devised and implemented course instructional plans to teach nursing students building blocks of Chemistry.
  • Reviewed curriculum and devised alternate approaches to presenting lessons to increase student understanding.
  • Collected, analyzed and tracked data on student progress.
  • Promoted student engagement with positive reinforcement techniques and diverse learning strategies.
Specialist Advanced Optical - Orlando, FL 05/2018 - Current
  • Conducted patient pre exams using autorefractor, lensometer and pachymeter. 
  • Scheduled patient appointments, pulled insurance and updated patient information in electronic health system.
  • Maintained exam rooms and pre examination area by performing light repair work as well as cleaning counters, equipment and floors.
  • Provided personalized customer service by greeting each customer, assisting with purchases, suggestively selling and making sure all eyewear products are available.
Engineering Teacher OCPS - Apopka, FL 08/2018 - 05/2019
  • Helped individuals develop life skills, improve STEM knowledge and enhance vocational skills using multi-disciplinary approach.
  • Provided individualized tutoring and support to bring up core academic knowledge of all students.
  • Developed and managed student activities and assessments to track student progress.
  • Prepared students for Autodesk Inventor Certification Exam. 
  • Used fair and equitable approaches when grading assignments and evaluating  projects.
Analytical Chemist Pharma Tech Industries Inc - Royston, GA 04/2016 - 03/2018
  • Qualitative and quantitative analysis of raw materials, in-process materials, finished product and stability samples under GMP regulation, per ICH, USP and FDA guidelines
  • Performed preventative maintenance, calibration and troubleshooting of analytical instruments and laboratory equipment 
  • Performed installation, operational, and performance qualification on new instrumentation
  • Trained new personnel on test methods and SOPs, and participate in OOS investigations
  • Audit equipment logbooks, analyst notebooks, preventative maintenance and calibrations, using good documentation practices 
  • Conduct analytical testing per product specification requirements and quality customer agreement for contract manufacturing company 
Graduate Teaching Assistant Department of Chemistry - Statesboro, GA 07/2013 - 11/2015
  • Consistently relied upon to facilitate mundane tasks needed for labs to run correctly and smoothly 
  • Aided in the preparation and standardization of solutions, responsible for cleaning the laboratory and proper disposal of chemicals, assisted in running experiments to ensure accurate and precise numbers as a grading rubric, managed inventory of chemicals and organization within multiple laboratories
  • Guided students through application worksheets and practice activities related to course content, instructed students in good laboratory technique, answered questions pertaining to laboratory as well as course material, provided office hours for additional tutoring and responsible for grading all laboratory reports and assignments
  • Mentored students through office hours and one-on-one communication.
  • Courses: General Chemistry I/II, Analytical Chemistry, Organic Chemistry I/II
Graduate Research Assistant Department of Mechanical Engineering - Statesboro, GA 04/2014 - 07/2015
  • Lead Chemist and Biofuels Team Leader of Engines and Renewable Energy Laboratory 
  • National Science Foundation Undergraduate Research in Green Engineered Transportation Technologies (NSF REU URGENTT) Tutor
  • Production of Biofuels from various oilseeds, optimization of reaction, purification and fuel properties, analysis of FAME by GC-FID, Oxidative Stability, and Thermal Analysis for various Engine Applications
  • Combustion Investigations of Biodiesel derived from Brassica carinata oilseed and Blends with ULSD#2 for Analysis of Fuel Parameters for Application in Compression-Ignition Engines
Master of Science: Applied Physical Science Georgia Southern University - Statesboro, GA 2015
Bachelor of Science: Chemistry Georgia Southern University - Statesboro, GA 2013
Selected Publications
  • Heimberger, J., "Total Synthesis of Biologically Active Natural and Unnatural Products" (2015). Electronic Theses & Dissertations. Paper 1357.
  • Heimberger, J., Cade, H. C., Padgett, J., Sittaramane, V., Shaikh, A. Total synthesis of Herbarin A and B, determination of their antioxidant properties and toxicity in zebrafish embryo model. Bioorg.Med. Chem. Lett., 2015, 25, 1192-1195. doi:10.1016/j.bmcl.2015.01.065
  • Sittaramane, V., Padgett, J., Salter, P., Williams, A., Luke, S., McCall, R., Arambula, J. F., Graves, V. B., Blocker, M., Van Leuven, D., Bowe, K., Heimberger, J., Cade, H. C., Immaneni, S., Shaikh, A. Discovery of quinoline-derived trifluoromethyl alcohols, determination of their in vivo toxicity and anticancer activityin in a zebrafish embryo model. ChemMedChem. 2015, 10, 1802. doi: 10.1002/cmdc.41
  • Soloiu, V., Harp, S., Watson, C., Muinos, M et al., “Performance of an IDI Engine Fueled with Fatty Acid Methyl Esters Formulated from Cotton Seeds Oils,” SAE Int. J. Fuels Lubr. 8(2):2015, doi:10.4271/2015-01-0806. 
  • TMAE 5139 RENEWABLE ENERGY Instruction Manual, Fall 2014. © Dr. Valentin Soloiu. Georgia Southern University Department of Mechanical Engineering.
  • MENG 5090 ENGINE DESIGN AND PERFORMANCE Instruction Manual, Fall 2014. © Dr. Valentin Soloiu. Georgia Southern University Department of Mechanical Engineering.
Selected Poster Presentations

"Emissions Modeling Optimization of Biodiesel for Automobile DI Compression-Ignition Engines" Jose Moncada1, Tyler Naes1, Martin Muiños2, Shichao Huo2, Julia Heimberger2, Dr. Valentin Soloiu3, 10th Annual Georgia Environmental Conference, Fall 2015

“Total Synthesis of Herbarin A and B, Determination of Their Antioxidant Properties and Toxicity in Zebra fish Embryo Model”,
Americal Chemical Society National Meeting, Spring 2015.

“Combustion Investigations of Biodiesel derived from Brassica carinata oilseed and Blends with ULSD#2 for Analysis of Fuel Parameters for Application in Compression-Ignition Engines”, Jose Moncada1, Julia A Heimberger2, GSU Research Symposium, Spring 2015.

“Thermal and Physiochemical Investigations of Brassica carinata biodiesel by Optimized Transesterification, Fatty Acid Methyl Ester (FAME) profile structural analysis for Internal Combustion Engine Performance”, Kevin Steverson1, Julia A Heimberger2 , GSU Research Symposium, Spring 2015.

“Solid Base-Catalyzed Transesterification of Crude Carinata for Engine Applications,” Expanding Horizons Graduate Research Conference, Fall 2014.

“Synthesis of Gold Nanorods and nanorod drug Conjugates to Inhibit Amyloid Fibril Formation in Alzheimer's Disease”, 2013 ACS Southeastern Regional Meeting (SERMACS 2013).

“Metal triflate and solid acid-catalyzed Csp3-H functionalization of Methyl-azaarenes with Trifluoromethyl Carbonyl Compounds”, 245th Americal Chemical Society National Meeting, Spring 2013.

"Lewis acid-catalyzed Csp3-H functionalization of 2-methyl-azaarenes with α-Trifluoromethyl Carbonyl Compounds”, 2012 ACS Southeastern Regional Meeting (SERMACS 2012).

Community Outreach


  • Introduced General Chemistry and lab safety to High School Students to gain hands on experience and become proficient in the laboratory setting
  • Interdisciplinary collaboration  to continue research efforts and reinforce basic chemistry concepts
  • Agriscience 2015 State Finalist: 3rd Place Overall
    Student: Madison Miles, Portal High School
    Category & Division: Power, Structural and Technical Systems; Division II
    Title: “Methyl Oleate Evaluation as a Surrogate for Peanut Biodiesel”
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Professional Summary
Dedicated Analytical Chemist with excellent technical analytical and communication skills demonstrated by 5 years of experience. Provides detailed audit reports with relevant required preventive and corrective measures to ensure health safety environmental and security requirements are implemented. Seeking a position in HSE with the intent to utilize on-site safety, environmental, and/or emergency management programs to improve overall safety conditions in the workplace.
  • Knowledgeable of HSE processes, Value Driven Safety, Good Manufacturing and Standard Operation Procedures
  • Training program implementation
  • Problem analysis and problem resolution skills
  • ISTC certified and valid TWIC card-holder
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills
  • Proficient in all Microsoft Office programs, Adobe Professional, Sample Manager, and LIMS system 
  • Self motivator with the ability to work well in team settings
  • Quality orientation and high attention to detail

Work History
Chemical Lab Technician, 10/2015 to Current
Goodyear Chemical Plant Beaumont, TX
  • Provide instrument maintenance and calibrations as needed resulting in 100% accuracy of product readings
  • Handle routine laboratory procedures under the instructions of the laboratory supervisor
  • Perform special testing on Medical Grade Rubber before shipment to customers
  • Ensure the accuracy of outgoing shipments of Isoprene, Hexane, DCPD and Rubber
  • Report results by LIMS and Labware
  • Assist in developing and executing lab safety regulations based on state guidelines
  • Conduct safety meetings and presentations

Analytical Chemist, 09/2014 to 07/2015
Motiva Enterprises (Contract) Port Arthur, TX
  • Provided laboratory support for non-routine events/upsets in production
  • Developed new instrumentation that improved accuracy of results by 90% and efficiency of analysis by 100%
  • Conducted training to workers engaged in inspection and testing activities to ensure high productivity and high technical integrity during contingency
  • Supported and improved the lab's QA/QC programs by performing outside audits at 3rd party labs
  • Monitored corrosion and pipeline integrity with various methods and analysis
  • Prioritized testing for effectiveness and efficiency for production, TCEQ, and EPA audit requirements
  • Independently developed the groundwork for the ICP analysis based on production needs and trained technicians on analysis

Analytical Lab Technician, 08/2012 to 08/2014
Shell (Contract) Houston, TX
  • Ensured precise turnaround for various customers using blending techniques as well as provided refinery support for Jet Fuels (QAG)
  • Precisely kept up with inventory of chemicals through Excel and the Sample Manager System and lab supplies
  • Maintained excellent customer relationships in order to ensure that all of their needs were met and deadlines obtained
  • Supported Shell's Upstream & Downstream Projects & Technology research efficiently and effectively by analyzing samples with various instrumentation and ASTM methods
  • Provided refinery support that required expedited turnaround and quality results
  • Reported data in an efficient manner using LIMS, Sample Manager, Outlook, and Excel
  • Special Project Assignment to bridge the gap between analytical testing, blending & aviation research technology
QC Lab Analyst, 11/2011 to 08/2012
Accutest Gulf Coast Laboratories Houston, TX
  • Supported the Volatiles Department by producing rapid turnaround for environmental testing using EPA and ASTM methods dependent on the state or city's request
  • Efficiently prepared soil, oil, water, & various solids to be tested by using the appropriate methods of Gas Chromatography
  • EPA methods used for analysis:
    • 8021B/ Aromatic and Halogenated Volatiles- Gas Chromatography
    • 8260B/ Gas Chromatography- Mass Spectrometry
    • 8015B/ Gas Chromatography- Gasoline Range Organics
  • Precisely reported data in an organized and clear manner
  • Created an efficient way to effectively maintain the inventory for the Volatiles Department
  • Performed the necessary maintenance on the GC instruments to ensure quality data
Bachelor of Science: Biotechnology: Concentration in Chemistry and Bio-manufacturing, May 2012
University of Houston - Houston, TX
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Professional Summary
Self-motivated chemical sales representative with strong communication, data analysis, process chemistry and chemical engineering knowledge. Familiar with product analysis and plant troubleshooting environments.
  • Performance optimization
  • Customer relationships 
  • Expertise in troubleshooting
  • Identifying and closing gaps
  • Communications
  • Safety Conscious
  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Data Analysis
Work History
01/2014 to Current
Chemical Representative Buckman Memphis, TN

Southeast Texas: January 2016-Present

  • Build and maintain professional relationships with customers of all levels.  
  • Manage, monitor and optimize chemical applications through communication with customers, lab testing, data analysis, and monitoring process variables, machine runnability and quality of finished products for three individual paper mills.
  • Maintain safe working habits. OSHA 10 certified.
  • Communicate data analysis and prepare reports to provide customer with proper updates.
  • Assist in pulp and paper deposit analysis to determine root causes and propose mechanical or chemical solutions.  
  • Conduct chemical studies which lead to development of continuous improvement projects and trials for customers.
  • Perform and manage chemical and mechanical trials for optimization.

Southwest Arkansas: January 2014-December 2015 

  • Built and maintained customer relationships.
  • Became trusted advisor to customers at all levels from mill hands to mill managers.
  • Worked with team to complete chemical conversations of three paper machines.
  • Performed data analysis to monitor machine runnability and paper quality.
  • Produced and managed PFDs for chemical and process applications using Microsoft Visio.
  • Prepared monthly reports, trial proposals, trial reports and all required documentation to provide customer with proper updates.
  • Received Buckman's 2015 Pinnacle Award for achieving rank in top 15% of new sales.
05/2013 to 12/2013
Process Operator and Analytical Chemist Process Dynamics Fayetteville, AR
  • Managed start up and shutdown processes.
  • Monitored process values and worked with team to ensure optimal runnability.
  • Troubleshot process anomalies.
  • Performed mechanical maintenance.
  • Performed analytical testing of product samples.
  • Prepared and analyzed statistical data to monitor product quality.
Fall 2013
Bachelor of Science: Chemical Engineering
University of Arkansas - Fayetteville, AR
Spring 2011
Bachelor of Science: Chemistry and Applied Mathematics
University of Central Arkansas - Conway, AR
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Professional Summary

Detail-oriented Pharmacy Technician currently enrolled in Bachelor of Science program, interested in clinical pharmacology, pharmacy management and research. Certified Pharmacy Technician with three years' work at a leading national university chain and a small community pharmacy. Dedicated, hard-working, reliable and accurate professional who delivers courteous service at all times.

Chemistry professional involved in new material development and problem solving in new technology transfer. Skilled at identifying critical parameters in technology transfer.

Biochemistry with 4 years experience in quality control and quality assurance. Accomplished Chemist with a solid background in product invention, development and implementation. Thrives in a challenging environment while maintaining creative ingenuity. Analytical Research Chemist with exceptional problem solving and operational skills desires a position at a Chemistry lab.
  • MS Office Suite
  • Database Management
  • HIPAA Trained
  • Knowledge of Medicare and Medicaid
  • Accurate pharmaceutical calculations
  • Medication Inventory Management
  • Motivated self-starter
  • International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry
  • International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry
  • Society of Chemical Industry
  • Society of Chemical Industry
  • Specialization in colloid chemistry
Work History
07/2013 to Current
Manager USANA
  • Managed drug inventory levels, ordering medications and supplies for replenishment, verifying deliveries against purchase orders, and resolving any discrepancies.
  • Recruited, trained, and guided 3 pharmacy technicians, improving overall performance by 25%.
  • Implemented new guidelines and process workflow that minimized administrative errors from 2.3% to 0.1%.
  • Provided exceptional customer service that included additional information and education about medications, resulting in sales increase of $3K per month, while maintaining 83% in customer retention.
  • Eliminated paper-only tracking system, automating data management that saved 15 hours of manual data recording per week.
  • Dispensed medications according to written prescriptions with 100% accuracy and 29% more efficiency than other senior level pharmacists.
  • Verified patient data and billing information, discovering and resolving 20+ erroneous bills that occurred due to system error.
  • Analyzed organic and inorganic compounds to determine their chemical properties.

01/2016 to Current
Microbiology Open University Australia (Microbiolog Adelaide
  • Conducted basic and applied research on Microbiology.
  • Collected and analyzed biological data about relationships between organisms and their environment.
  • Programmed computers to store, process and analyze data.
  • Encouraged cooperative management strategies.
  • Interpreted research findings and summarized data into reports.
  • Extracted DNA and genotype samples using SNP technology.
  • Carried out quality control assessments for DNA analysis software.
  • Generated a dual thermal calibrator used in high resolution DNA melting.
  • Attended industry conferences to broaden knowledge.

01/2015 to Current
First Aid Ethiopian Orthodox Church Maribyrnong
  • Performed basic and advanced patient assessments.
  • Responded to dispatched emergency assignments quickly and safely.
  • Assessed patient condition through physical and verbal exams and by collecting information from others at the scene.
  • Administered infusion, medications and intubation.
  • Performed cardiac pacing and needle thoracotomy with great care and expertise.
  • Interpreted limited histories and used physical examinations to identify potential underlying critical issues.
  • Monitored patients for changes, and reviewed and revised plans accordingly.
  • Demonstrated high standards of performance, including teamwork, communication and compassion.

01/2015 to Current
Analytical Chemist Chemistry Charlies Sturt and Open University Australia
  • Operated and maintained analytical instruments such as FTIR, GC and Calorimeter.
  • Recorded test results using a variety of chemistry-specific software programs.
  • Conducted quality control tests and directed test procedures.
  • Organized lab test solutions, compounds and reagents.
  • Calibrated and troubleshot laboratory instruments.
  • Ordered chemicals for analysis and prepared reagents for analysis.
  • Accurately inventoried lab chemicals and supplies.
  • Created a rapid screening and testing factory to find acceptable materials.
  • Cultivated methods to screen metal content.

Bachelor of science with experience in pharmaceutical services *Adept at dispensing medications with accuracy and efficiency *Possess strong communication skills, consistently providing exceptional customer service *Increased overall productivity by implementing processes that improved workflow and reduced errors
Bachelor of Arts:
Swinburne University & Melbourne University -
Associate of Applied Science: Biomedical
University of Adelaide Biomedical Science -
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Compassionate Physician Assistant trained in pediatric and general dermatology seeking to ensure high standard of care for a wide variety of patients with diverse needs.​
  • Passionate about general, pediatric, and cosmetic dermatology.
  • Perform a variety of medical and cosmetic dermatological procedures.
  • Proficient in electronic medical records.
  • Active listener with great rapport with patients.
  • Team player always willing to help out around the office.
  • Communicate excellently with patients and staff.
Master of Science: Physician Assistant Studies
Western University of Health Sciences - Pomona, CA
  • Board Certified Physician Assistant - License # 52891 Issued on 10/02/2015
Bachelor of Science: Chemistry
University of California Los Angeles - Los Angeles, CA
Work History
09/2015 to Current
Physician Assistant Halcyon Dermatology Laguna Hills, CA
  • Obtained histories, performed problem-oriented physicals and skin cancer screening exams, and ordered and interpreted appropriate laboratory tests.
  • Managed and treated a variety of dermatological conditions such as acne, warts, rosacea, alopecia, dermatitis, and psoriasis.
  • Performed various medical procedures such as cryotherapy, intralesional injections, incision and drainage, skin tag removal, shave and punch biopsies, and electrodesiccation and curettage.
  • Assisted physician with excisions and Mohs Micrographic Surgery.
  • Performed chemical peels and currently training on cosmetic procedures such as Palomar Icon laser, radiofrequency, botulinum toxin injections, fillers, and KYBELLA®.
  • Counseled patients on dermatological conditions and provided extensive patient education that optimizes patient care.
03/2015 to 08/2015
Medical Assistant Halcyon Dermatology Laguna Hills, CA
  • Prepared patients for Mohs Micrographic Surgery
  • Assisted with Mohs Micrographic Surgery
  • Educated patients on wound care
03/2010 to 07/2013
Medical Assistant OC Dermatology Laguna Niguel, CA
  • Obtained detailed medical histories using electronic medical system, Nextech.
  • Set up and assisted in various cosmetic and medical dermatology procedures.
  • Performed Coolsculpting.
10/2008 to 11/2009
Associate Chemist Medtronic Diabetes Northridge, CA
  • Conducted quality control tests and directed test procedures.
  • Recorded test results using a variety of chemistry-specific software programs.
  • Analyzed organic and inorganic compounds to determine their chemical properties.
  • National Commission in Certification of Physician Assistant
  • Drug Enforcement Agency Certification (DEA)
  • CPR certified through American Heart Association (BCLS)
Affiliations and Community Service
  • California Association of Physician Assistants (CAPA)
  • Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants Inc (SDPA)
  • Clinical Care Extender (CCE) at Hoag Hospital, Newport, CA Habitat for Humanity Volunteer, Orange County, CA