Modern prescriptive and over the counter drugs are pharmacological products developed by chemists in pharmaceutical companies.  Also called pharmaceutical chemists, pharmacological chemists research, design, extract, synthesize and cause the production of newly formulated drugs and therapies that comprise the chemical solutions for various ailments and injuries..

Pharmacological Chemist Resume Template

Marvin H. Lee

Pearl St., Buffalo, NY

Phone: 718-098-3938


To be the lead pharmacological chemist in a pharmaceutical research company

Summary of Qualifications

  • About 7 years of experience as a pharmacological chemist in a large pharmaceutical company
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English

Career Experience / Job History

2003 – Present:  Assistant Pharmacological Chemist, GlaxoSmithKline Laboratories

  • Conduct research and experiments to check out natural herbal ingredients in formulating pharmacological consumer products
  • Assist the lead chemist in the design and formulation of drugs by performing clinical trials with lab animals.
  • Enhance existing drugs to increase therapeutic value
  • Guide research by eliminating non-feasible options and highlighting those with the best chance of success
  • Write reports on experiments and publish articles in scientific journals

1997 – 2003:  Assistant Professor of Chemical Engineering, Boston University

  • Conduct classes in Chemistry 101 to chemical engineering and chemistry students at the university.
  • Assist the Professor in developing lesson plans.


1997 – Present:  Continuing in-house training and seminars on emerging new virus strains and laboratory research methodologies.

2000 – 2003:  MS in Pharmacological Science, Boston University

1993 – 1997:  Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, Pennsylvania State University,

Professional reference will be furnished during the interview if requested.