Christopher M.

Vice President of Operations | Research Scientist

United States of America
EN

A highly experienced research scientist and engineer as well as an accomplished leader in product development and commercialization. Through work with various startups and small businesses, has gained...see more

  • Electrical Equipments & Components
  • Logistics & Supply Chain Distribution

400

/hr
  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice

Experience

Vice President of Operations

AccuStrata, Inc.
2 years
Current position
Dec 2019 - Present
As AccuStrata grew, a new need to reduce the company’s dependencies on grants lead to a promotion the Vice President of Operations. In this role, a mandate of increase commercial revenu...see more

Chief Technical Officer

Arometrix
4 years
Current position
Mar 2018 - Present
Cofounder and CTO of Arometrix, which provided process control tools for the essential oil extraction and distillation industry. During the company’s inception, carried out critical pro...see more

Director of Operations Integration

AccuStrata Inc.
5 years
Mar 2015 - Dec 2019
The contract post-doctoral work transitioned into full-time employment as Director of Operations. Within the first year of this role, authored several sections in a new DoE Phase I gran...see more

Postdoctoral Researcher

AccuStrata Inc.
2 years
Mar 2013 - Mar 2015
Through ASEE and NSF, this contract position focused on completing development work for developing a real time process control system for improving manufacturing of thin film products s...see more

Postdoctoral Research Assistant

University of South Carolina
1 year
Oct 2011 - Mar 2013
As a member of the chemical engineering department, managed and executed several cutting edge research projects for the development of high throughput methodologies. Managed graduate an...see more

Graduate Research Assistant

NIST
5 years
May 2006 - Oct 2011
As a member of the Data Analysis for Neutron Scattering Experiments (DANSE) reflectometry group, led development of an off-specular neutron reflectometry modeling package. This discrete...see more

Graduate Research Assistant

University of Maryland
6 years
Jul 2005 - Oct 2011
As a member of the materials engineering polymers group, designed and fabricated devices for the study of phase separated diblock copolymer characterization and analysis. • Designed mas...see more

Undergraduate Research Assistant

Rowan University
2 years
May 2003 - Jul 2005
As an undergraduate chemist in the department of physics magnetism laboratory, I gained experience in synthesis and characterization both thin film and bulk magnetic samples. • Synthesi...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Electrical Equipments & Components
  • Logistics & Supply Chain Distribution

Expertise

  • Business Strategy
  • Business Development
  • Java
  • Python
  • Product Management
  • Analytics
  • Modeling
  • Materials Science
  • Characterization
  • Instrumentation
  • Technology Commercialization
  • Spectroscopy
  • Microscopy