I have held the position of Business Development Manager and Contracts Manager, while working at University of Louisville. Reshma worked in this capacity for 5 years (January 2014 - September 2018). Before this, I held the position of Technology Transfer and Licensing Fellow, while working at University of Louisville. I occupied this position for 11 months (January 2013 - December 2013). Previously, I held the position of Biosafety Specialist, while working at University of Louisville. I held this role for 14 months (October 2011 - December 2012). Before this, I held the position of Research Scientist, while working at University of Iowa. I occupied this position for 4 years (July 2006 - November 2010). Previously, I held the position of Graduate Research Assistant, while working at University of Maryland. I held this role for 5 years (August 2001 - May 2006). Before this, I held the position of Graduate Teaching Assistant, while working at University of Maryland. I occupied this position for 3 years (August 2001 - May 2004). Previously, I held the position of Microbiology Instructor, while working at SNDT Women's University. I held this role for 11 months (August 2000 - July 2001). I am a Certified Clinical Research Professional (CCRP). Following is a list of my professional experiences: clinical research, contracts, clinical regulatory submissions, technology transfer, intellectual property assessment for patent and commerialization potential, prior art review for life science and engineering technology, biosafety, auditing for biological safety, business development in clinical research, strategy planning, operations and process improvement, gene therapy, cystic fibrosis gene therapy research, gene editing, virology, molecular biology, tissue culture expert, bacteriologist, HIV replication, pulmonary host defenses, biomedical research. I have specific expertise in: brand positioning, industry engagement, customer-focused service, scientific writing, proposal and grant writing, proposal submissions, investigator initiated trials IND submissions, communications and relationship building with industry, contracts, technology transfer, licensing agreements, contract negotiations, clinical budget review, payment schedule and budget negotiations, medicare coverage analysis for clinical research budgets, biomedical research.