Summary
Overview
Work History
Education
Skills
Languages
Publications
Accomplishments
Timeline
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Ramish Qayyum

Bioinformatician And Published Writer
Cork

Summary

Organised and dependable candidate successful at managing multiple projects with a determined attitude. Willingness to take on added responsibilities to meet team goals. Has excelled at both scientific and creative endeavours offering an extremely unique and advantageous skillset.

Overview

9
9
years of professional experience
9
9
years of post-secondary education
4
4
Languages

Work History

Bioinformatics Scientist

APC Microbiome
Cork
2022.05 - 2022.11
  • Utilising programming languages to capture, edit and interpret biological data.
  • Constructing algorithms to best process and update data accordingly.
  • Storing and retrieving data along with visualising large datasets.
  • Writing up all findings in a concise and accessible manner.


Writer/Director

Virgin Media Ireland
Dublin
2021.01 - 2022.03
  • Responsible for creating, editing and presenting film proposals.
  • Developed the script for the short film ‘Water Under the Bridge’ under the mentorship of Oscar-nominated film producer Lee Magiday.
  • Presented my script to industry leaders including Oscar-nominated director Lenny Abrahamson and ‘Derry Girls’ creator Lisa McGee.
  • Directed ‘Water Under The Bridge’ for Virgin Media Television, on-demand and as part of the Dublin International Film Festival 2022 showcase.
  • Leading a comprehensive social media and traditional media campaign to promote the film on a national and international level.


Founder/Director

Hub Studio
Tipperary
2016.03 - 2022.01
  • Writing multiple film scripts and directing films to be showcased in theatres and as part of larger festivals and events.
  • Editing short films, full feature films and head of graphic design and marketing.
  • Executing youth outreach to get local young people, especially at-risk youth, involved in the arts.
  • Leading workshops and seminars to teach students the basics of film production and editing.
  • Establishing an online presence which included the production, direction, editing and promotion of podcasts, web series and virtual competitions and events.

Marketing Manager

Tudor Artisan Hub
Tipperary
2014.05 - 2018.12
  • Managed, updated, and promoted social media presence including creating promotional graphics/videos.
  • Organised and established multiple music festivals/concerts, art galleries and exhibitions.
  • Established several youth art and photography competitions.

Education

Master of Science - Bioinformatics and Computational Biology

University College Cork
Ireland
2021.09 - 2022.11

Bachelor of Science - Neuroscience

University College Cork
Ireland
2017.09 - 2021.03

Leaving Certificate -

St. Colman's College
Ireland
2012.09 - 2017.05

Skills

Scientific/Creative Writing

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Languages

English

Urdu

Punjabi

Hindi

Publications

 Book 

ATLANTIC CURRENTS II: CAMPUS TO CAMPUS 

'To those who knocked on room 39' | 2023


Journal 

THE STINGING FLY MAGAZINE 

'What's In A Name?' | 2020 

     

Book 

‘CORRESPONDENCES: AN ANTHOLOGY TO CALL FOR AN END TO DIRECT PROVISION’
'What's In A Name?' | 2019 

Accomplishments

  • AIC Bursary Award 2022: Collaborative Arts and Cultural Diversity Awardee
  • Virgin Media Discovers Short Film Competition 2021 Winner
  • Lord Puttnam Scholarship 2020 Awardee
  • Narrative of Equality, Diversity and Inclusion 2019 Award Winner (UCC)

Timeline

Bioinformatics Scientist

APC Microbiome
2022.05 - 2022.11

Master of Science - Bioinformatics and Computational Biology

University College Cork
2021.09 - 2022.11

Writer/Director

Virgin Media Ireland
2021.01 - 2022.03

Bachelor of Science - Neuroscience

University College Cork
2017.09 - 2021.03

Founder/Director

Hub Studio
2016.03 - 2022.01

Marketing Manager

Tudor Artisan Hub
2014.05 - 2018.12

Leaving Certificate -

St. Colman's College
2012.09 - 2017.05
Ramish QayyumBioinformatician And Published Writer