Medical Scientist Interview Questions

1 Tell me about an experience in which you analyzed information and evaluated results to choose the best solution to a problem.
2 Describe an experience when you conducted research to develop methodologies, instrumentation and procedures for medical application, analyzing data and presenting findings.
3 What kind of experience do you have planning and directing studies to investigate human or animal disease, preventive methods, and treatments for disease?
4 Share an experience you had in dealing with a difficult person and how you handled the situation.
5 Tell me how you organize, plan, and prioritize your work.
6 What are some long-range objectives that you developed in your last job? What did you do to achieve them?
7 Give me an example of when you thought outside of the box. How did it help your employer?
8 Would you consider analyzing data or information a strength? How so?
9 Share an effective approach to working with a large amount of information/data. How has your approach affected your company?
10 Share an example of a time you had to gather information from multiple sources. How did you determine which information was relevant?
11 Share an experience in which your ability to consider the costs or benefits of a potential action helped you choose the most appropriate action.
12 What have you found to be the best way to monitor the performance of your work and/or the work of others? Share a time when you had to take corrective action.
13 Share an experience in which your understanding of a current or upcoming problem helped your company to respond to the problem.
14 Share a time when you successfully used scientific rules or methods to solve a problem at work.
15 Please share an experience in which you presented to a group. What was the situation and how did it go?