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Colleen Olkowski

Experienced Biologist/Sample Manager/Seed Treatment Coordinator

Work experience

Sep 2014Present

Logistics Coordinator

Malvern, PA Logistics Coordinator Contributed to GMP clinical trials shipment tracking Acted as Global Shipping Archivist and Warehouse Support Staff Partnered with Document Control and Customer Support
May 2012Jun 2014

Seed Treatment Coordinator

Critical Path Services
Newark, DE International Seed Treatment Coordinator/Sample Manager DuPont Managed FS formulation and treated seed samples Organized and orchestrated the treatment of hundreds of global seed trials Produced inventory of chemicals and seeds Functioned as logistical expert, sourcing expert and international shipping contact. Public speaking and company-wide presenter experience Excelled in protocol translation, acting archivist, and functioning under a GLP environment Partnered with plant pathologist in maintaining in-house fungal/insect pathology culture isolation and inoculation within a greenhouse environment Served as resource expert for seed treatment laboratory renovations and design Responsible for training new team members on all databases and processes Aseptic technique utilization for many studies Received several special service awards
Oct 2011May 2012

Toxicology Biologist

Critical Path Services Wil Research
Ashland, OH Toxicology Biologist(Lead Tech) Performed advanced dosing procedures Conducted detailed clinical observations Performed advanced behavioral observations Responsible for research in several complex studies simultaneously Operated advanced lab equipment and software programs Aseptic technique used for all activities
Oct 2010Dec 2010


Advanced Eye Care
State College, PA Technician Used variety of advanced diagnostic equipment Performed patient evaluations prior to doctor exam
Oct 2007Dec 2007

Plant Pathology and Mushroom Spawn Lab

Plant Pathology and Mushroom Spawn Lab, University Park, PA Lab Assistant Experienced in making PDYA media Assisted in various spawn transfer projects Autoclave experience Performed miscellaneous laboratory duties




Pennsylvania State University