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Centre for Cellular and Molecular Platforms (C-CAMP), is a Dept. of Biotechnology (Govt. of India) initiative and a not for profit organization based in Bangalore. We act as an enabler of Bioscience Research, Innovation and Entrepreneurship by providing Research, Development, Training and Services in State Of The Art Technology Platforms. As a part C-CAMP's mandate of promoting entrepreneurship and innovation, C-CAMP has created and fostered an entrepreneur-friendly culture in and around academic/research environment through its involvement in seed funding schemes for Startups, Entrepreneur Mentorship program and Bio-incubation facility.

 
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Job Title: Facility In-Charge

Facility: Central Imaging and Flow Cytometry Facility

The Bangalore Life Science Cluster (BLiSC) is hiring a Facility In-Charge to fill the operational & organizational needs of the Central Imaging and Flow Cytometry Facility (CIFF). CIFF is equipped with 20 high-end imaging stations and 7 flow cytometers. CIFF mainly provides imaging and cytometry services for the BLiSC community and its affiliates, as well as National Institutes, universities, and biotech companies. The CIFF provides expertise in operating various state-of-the-art light microscopes, cell analysers& sorters in addition to training & education on our systems, advice for staining protocols, applications & data analysis. The successful applicant will be responsible for managing our instruments and keep them in good working order as well as training users in their operation, along with user billing, calendar management, supply ordering, record keeping & service coordination. We handle many of the administrative aspects of running the core facility as well as user outreach.

The Facility in-charge will perform general maintenance, timely instrument start-up/shutdown, QC/QA following documented Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), generate new SOPs if necessary, scheduling & calendar management, operation of cytometers & sorters on behalf of users, trouble shooting, keeping track of & ordering of basic supplies, helping to coordinate service visits by engineers. Scope for development of the facility: procurement of new systems/ upgradation of existing systems.

Training new users in the proper use, techniques & rules for using imaging and flow cytometers will be a large component of the job. Excellent customer service is extremely important & an ability to work with & communicate well with people is essential. Attendance & time keeping at work is key to providing a reliable experience for our users. CIFF is engaged with a few public-private partnerships and Facility in-charge is responsible for honouring those MoUs and compliance.

Essential Qualification& Experience

  • A PhD degree in physical or biological science with 5 or more years of related work experience.
  • Excellent time management & organizational skills
  • Excellent customer service & interpersonal skills
  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills
  • Ability to lead the facility team in providing service to BLiSCand Non-BLiSCusers

Desirable The selected candidate may be well versed in Microscopy. It is also desirable to have a track record of proactive engagement with networks, both in India and overseas, that are refining existing methodologies and developing new ones. Additional expertise in areas such as microfluidics will be viewed favourably as there is interest on campus for combining different technologies to expand the capabilities of the existing facility.

Salary will be commensurate with experience.

Applications be submitted by e-mail, indicating the position in the subject line and attaching CV to hr@ccamp.res.in

Application deadline 30th May 2022. Those who applied in January 2022 NEED NOT apply again.


We are looking for 3 self-driven, highly motivated, pro-active individuals, capable of working independently and as part of a team, for the following positions:

Job Title: Translation Postdoctoral Scientist (2 positions) and Senior Translation Scientist (1 position) at Discovery to Innovation Accelerator (DIA), C-CAMP.

Eligibility:

  • PhD in any discipline of Life-sciences or Engineering (with inter-disciplinary work in life-science).
  • A strong track record of publications/patents.
  • 0-2 years’ postdoctoral or industry experience for Translation Postdoctoral Scientist and 3-5 years’ of Industrial experience for Senior Translation Scientist.
  • Exceptional candidates who have submitted thesis towards grant of PhD will be considered for Translation Postdoctoral positions.
  • Candidates with any National Level fellowship certificates (e.g.; CSIR-JRF, UGC-JRF, GATE, DBT-JRF, ICMR-JRF, etc) will be given preference.
  • Candidates with experience in Healthcare and Agricultural applications are preferred.
  • Demonstrable understanding of Intellectual- property management and commercialisation is desirable.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  1. Designing and executing Translational research projects and protocols for different Discovery to Innovation Accelerator (DIA) projects.
    1. Perform experiments, collect and analyse data.
    2. Maintain accurate record of all the experiments and provide ready access to all data to the reporting authority.
    3. Conduct literature reviews as per the requirement of the projects.
    4. Participate in project meetings, seminars, Laboratory meetings and other lab activities.
    5. Maintain confidentiality of the project, workflow.
    6. Prepare detailed progress report, presentation and other articles for reporting authority.
  2. Collaborating and complementing a larger team of professionals, working on existing projects at DIA and other members at C-CAMP.
  3. Travelling occasionally as per project requirements.
  4.  Undertaking relevant training on additional techniques required for project execution and subsequently training the team.

The positions are on Contract basis and consolidated salary, based on the merit (experience in similar work and qualifications) of the selected individuals will be offered.

Applications be submitted by e-mail, indicating the position in the subject line and attaching CV to hr@ccamp.res.in

Last date for receiving applications is 15th June, 2022.