Olga I. Shamraj, Ph.D. Founder and Executive Recruiter Olga has over 20 years of executive recruiting experience dedicated to the placement of sales, marketing and research professionals for Laboratory Products Manufacturers and Contract Research Organizations. Prior to becoming a recruiter, she was a researcher, technical specialist, and/or a customer in these markets for over 15 years. Her educational background includes a B.S. in Chemistry and Cellular & Molecular Biology from the University of Michigan as well as a Ph.D. in Molecular Genetics, Biochemistry & Microbiology from the University of Cincinnati. She worked as a PCR Technical Support Specialist with Applied Biosystems/Perkin Elmer and as a scientist involved in drug discovery research at Neurogen Corporation.