Aaron Elliott , Undergraduate Student

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Oakland Technical Senior High school     Class of 2013
Biotech Academy                                      2011-2012

Contact Information

2808 School St.
Oakland CA, 94602
(510) 261-3440/(510) 289-5657(Cell)


The Paideia Program
Volunteer for Rebuilding Together SF

Work Experience

    1. A.G. Ferrari Foods    Montclair, CA     July, 2015- Present
      Handled, customer orders, stocking shelves, and handled closing duties. I was responsible for keeping track of beverage stock and placing resupply orders.

    2. Taste Catering     South San Francisco, CA     May, 2014- October, 2015
      Catering server
      Preformed duties of a front of house catering server

    3. Biotech Partners     Berkeley, CA     November, 2014- June, 2015
      Teaching Assistant
      Assisted in setting up lab experiments and tutoring students in chemistry.

    4. Novartis     Emeryville, CA     October, 2013- October, 2014
      Laboratory Intern
      I helped quantify viral data in creating libraries, and amplified DNA via enzyme incubation.

    5. Everett & Jones BBQ     Oakland, CA     February, 2012- May, 2014
      Line cook
      Prepared the orders to be sent out to the customer to eat.

    6. Achaogen     South San Francisco, CA     June, 2012- August 2012
      I assisted in organizing and quality checking documents in order to help finish the company's phase two clinical trial study

Laboratory Experience

  • Aseptic Technique
  • Pipetting
  • PCR
  • Mini-Prep Culture
  • Maxi-Prep Culture
  • Gel Electrophoresis
  • Library preparation
  • DNA Purification
  • DNA Amplification
  • Western-blot
  • Rolling Circle Amplification
  • Gene-Capture
  • Sonic shearing
  • DNA extraction from tissues

Computer experience

  • Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, Power point, Outlook
  • OpenOffice

Other Experience

  • Rebuilding Together
    April 1996- Present
    I, with the help of many other volunteers work on remodeling chosen applicant's homes or other buildings
  • Build On
    January 2012- Jun 13th, 2013
    A program in high school, in which I participated in various community service projects.