Govt TTCRC Research Jobs – Genomics Research Assistant Vacancy
Govt TTCRC Research Jobs – Genomics Research Assistant Vacancy. Tata Translational Cancer Research Center Recruitment Research Assistant Job Opening. MSc Biological Sciences candidates are encouraged to apply:
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Application for the position of Research Assistant in Genomics at TCRC (Tata Medical Center)
Last date of Application: 4/6/2020
In this position, you will certainly work as part of the cancer genomics group at TTCRC. The group works directly with the department of cytogenetics at Tata Medical Center and also has close links with Tata Consultancy Services Life Sciences Division. There are ongoing national and international collaborative studies. It has a dedicated lab facility equipped with Illumina, Sanger and Nanopore sequencers and is a globally accredited centre for the minimal residual disease detection in childhood ALL. Dedicated informatics supports data analyses. The group’s work is focussed presently on two cancers, acute lymphoblastic leukaemia and gallbladder cancer where it has taken a targeted and global approach to understand the variants in the cancer genome. Your primary responsibility will certainly be to continue, optimise and extend ongoing work on developing, establishing and also maintaining suitable primary cultures from tissue samples. This will entail working closely with the hospital’s multidisciplinary clinical service, the tissue biorepository unit as well as colleagues in the cancer cell biology group. You will certainly likewise participate in downstream functional studies that will certainly use these model cell systems to investigate disease biology as well as identify therapeutic opportunities. The post holder will have a designated desk as well as a computer.
Minimum required qualifications/experience
(a) MSc in Biological Sciences.
(b) Familiarity with DNA and RNA analyses.
(c) Familiarity with basic research laboratory protocols, procedures and techniques
(a) Integrity, motivation, enthusiasm
(b) Emphasis and commitment in carrying out tasks and duties
(c) Critical analytical and problem-solving skills, capable of independent work
(d) Ability to work successfully as part of a multidisciplinary team
(e) The clarity in career and professional development goals
Appointment and reporting
Appointment to the position will at first be for 3 (three) years. The very first year is probationary. Confirmation in the position and progression to years 2 and 3 is subject to satisfactory review of performance through periodic appraisals of performance. Appraisals will also determine salary increments and promotions. The consolidated regular monthly salary is INR 25,000– INR 42,000 and the start pay will be based upon the review of qualifications and experience. The position is funded by a centre grant from the Tata Consultancy Services. The successful applicant will be handled by the Lead Scientist in Genomics and will report to the Director.
(a) For further details on TMC and TTCRC, visit www.tmckolkata.com.
(b) Submission of applications by post or by e-mail to:.
Mr Suvasish Mukherjee; Head, Human Resources; Tata Medical Center; 14 Major Arterial.
Road (East-West); Newtown, Rajarhat; Kolkata 700 160.
Email: [email protected].
(c) For informal enquiries,
Ms Sukanya Guha ([email protected])
|Job-related knowledge / Aptitude, skills, etc.||Requirements||Essential / Desirable||How identified|
|1. Disposition / Attitude||a. Integrity|
e. Willing to learn new skills
f. Works as part of a team
g. Receptive to new ideas
h. Capable of independent
work & to an agreed plan
i. Good time management
j. Organised, able to
k. Works to high technical
and quality standards
|2. Education / Qualifications||MSc in Biological Sciences||Essential|
|3. Experience in research||a. Good laboratory practice|
b. DNA & RNA Technology
|4. Skills and Ability||a. Critical thinking|
b. Problem solving skills
c. Readiness to evaluate,
develop and test new
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