Dana Gibbon

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Currently enrolled in the University of Oregon’s master’s program in bioinformatics and genomics, gaining experience in biological programming, next generation sequencing techniques, and statistics. Received Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from Linfield College with minors in math and physics. Developed computational and wet lab skills through research as undergraduate.

Work Experience:

Research Methods, Biology Department, Linfield College September 2014-May 2015 Summer Research, Physics Department, Linfield College June 2014-April 2015 Colloquium Peer Advisor, Linfield College May 2014-Febuary 2015 Educational Media Services, Nicholson Library, Linfield College February 2014-May 2015 Teaching assistant, Biology Department, Linfield College August 2013-May 2015 Laboratory Setup for Biochemistry Course, Chemistry Department, Linfield College August 2013-December 2013


Graduate School: University of Oregon, Eugene, OR
Enrolled in a Master’s program in Biology with emphasis in Bioinformatics and Genomics
to be conferred fall 2016
Undergraduate Degree: Linfield College, McMinnville, OR
Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology with minors in Math and Physics
Class of 2015. GPA: 3.50
High School: Eastside Preparatory School, Kirkland, WA Class of 2011


• PCR, gel electrophoresis, western blot, SDS-PAGE, cell culture, gram staining, pipetting, dilutions • Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Publisher)
• DNA/RNA isolation and fragmentation • HTML and CSS
• Illumina Library Prep • Reading and presenting scientific papers
• Python • Presenting work at conferences
• Shell Scripting • Handling confidential material
• MatLab • Photography, photo editing software (Photoshop, Paint.Net)


Varsity collegiate track athlete (pole vault, triple jump), Dean’s List spring 2015, photography, gymnastics, and viola