Sample Materials Scientist Resume

A materials scientist resume should focus on the applicant's experience, training, and readiness to accept employment. All materials scientist resumes should mention all of the above, as shown in the following example.

John Jones
110 Grand Avenue
Any Town, USA 99999
Home: (888) 888-8888
Cell: (888) 888-7777


A position as a Materials Scientist


Good leadership and communication skills; knowledge of basic material science; analytical thinker; easy to work with


Materials Scientist, 2000 to present:

Big City Enterprises, Big City, USA.

Responsible for looking at problems through research and development that have to do with substances used to product some of the items we use in daily life, including plastics, ceramics, metals, wood, cotton, etc.

Assistant Materials Scientist, 1998-2000:

Big City Enterprises, Big City, USA.

Assisted the scientists by using computers to analyze complex data and to assist with research.


B.A., Materials Science, 2000
Any City College, Any City, USA


American Association of Materials Scientists

NOTE: When writing a materials scientist resume of your own use this condensed version as a sample for creating a complete one. Remember that potential employers look for specifics related to the job they want to fill. Include those details in your materials scientist resume.