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Tom Aird

Biotech Scientist | PhD Skeletal Muscle Physiology

Works remotely from Dublin

  • 53.340305
  • -6.293676
  • Suggested rate £500 / day
  • Experience 2-7 years
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Part-time, Evenings & weekends

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Location and workplace preferences

Dublin, Ireland
Remote only
Primarily works remotely


Business sector
  • Biotech
  • Health & Wellness
  • Pharmaceuticals industry
  • Research
  • Medical
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  • English

    Native or bilingual


Skills (23)

Tom in a few words

Self-directed and driven research scientist with comprehensive accomplishments in project design, technical investigations, data review, analysis, and interpretation, collaborating with cross-functional teams to ensure success and achieve implementation goals. Innovative thinker with effective communication and analytical skills, reinforced by educational acumen in molecular nutrition and muscle mitochondrial physiology. Demonstrated success designing and seamlessly executing research plans in complex, regulated organisational structures in the clinical diagnostics industry. Strong record of peer-reviewed publication accomplishment in physiology literature illustrates robust scientific background and academic recognition.



Senior Technical Support Scientist, Immunoassays

August 2022 - Today (3 months)


Immunoassay Technical Support Scientist

August 2021 - August 2022 (1 year)

Expertise in the design and implementation of technical assessments to support on-market immunoassay product and material qualification across multiple analytical platforms in adherence with cGMP quality standards, including:
- Design control plans, design verification studies, action plans, CAPAs, SCNs, and root cause investigations
- Statistical specification setting, process and product monitoring
- Process improvements, quality reviews, and problem-solving supported by lean six sigma methodologies
- Clinical document and data control using electronic document management systems

Carbery Food Ingredients Ltd/University of Limerick

Postdoctoral Researcher

June 2020 - August 2021 (1 year and 2 months)

Lead researcher on analysis project titled: Mechanistic evaluation of the impact of nutrient supplementation on adaptation to sprint interval training. Key deliverables included:
- Completion of large-scale human serum metabolomics and skeletal muscle signalling analyses, as well as accompanying univariate and multivariate statistical data analyses and interpretation.
- Dissemination of findings to scientific and industry audiences through synthesis and publication of high impact research papers, white papers, and marketing brochures.

University of Limerick

PHD Researcher

January 2017 - June 2020 (3 years and 5 months)

University of Limerick

Parttime Lecturer/Tutor

January 2017 - January 2019 (2 years)

- Planned and communicated lectures/tutorials at undergraduate and postgraduate level for topics including research design, critical appraisal, anatomy, and physiology.