Biological Chemist Interview Questions

1 What methods do you use when studying physical principles of living cells and organisms and their electrical and mechanical energy, applying methods and knowledge of mathematics, physics, chemistry, and biology?
2 Share an event where you shared research findings by writing scientific articles and by making presentations at scientific conferences.
3 Walk me through how you isolate, analyze, and synthesize vitamins, hormones, allergens, minerals, and enzymes, and determine their effects on body functions.
4 Share an experience you had in dealing with a difficult person and how you handled the situation.
5 Tell me how you organize, plan, and prioritize your work.
6 What are some long-range objectives that you developed in your last job? What did you do to achieve them?
7 Share an experience when you applied new technology or information in your job. How did it help your company?
8 Give me an example of when you thought outside of the box. How did it help your employer?
9 Would you consider analyzing data or information a strength? How so?
10 Share an effective approach to working with a large amount of information/data. How has your approach affected your company?
11 Share a time when you successfully used scientific rules or methods to solve a problem at work.
12 How would you rate your writing skills? (Ask for an example that demonstrates great writing skills.)
13 What is the most challenging part of studying the chemistry of living processes, such as cell development, breathing and digestion, and living energy changes such as growth, aging, and death?
14 Share an example where you studied the mutations in organisms that lead to cancer and other diseases.
15 What kind of experience do you have developing and test new drugs and medications intended for commercial distribution?