The Advanced Centre for Treatment, Research and Education in Cancer (ACTREC) is the state of art of R&D wing of the Tata Memorial Centre. It is located in the picturesque settings at the foot hills of the Sahyadri mountains in Kharghar, Navi Mumbai. ACTREC comprises of, the Cancer Research Institute (CRI), Clinical Research Centre (CRC) and Centre for Cancer Epidemiology (CEC), a setting that is unique in India and built and evolved with a vision to provide comprehensive cancer care to one and all, through its motto of excellence in services, education and research.
Post : Research Associate
Transmission Electron Microscopy Facility at ACTREC is looking for a highly motivated, talented Research Associate to join the Electron Microscopy Facility. The applicant must be an Indian citizen, must have obtained a PhD degree in Life Sciences or Physics from a recognized University. Initial appointment is for a year that may be extended based on the performance of the candidate. The EM Facility provides state-of-the-art electron microscopy support for analysis of a wide variety of biological samples, including human tissues, animal tissues, cultured cells, isolated cellular components, viruses, bacteria, nano-gold particles, etc. for ultrastructural analyses or immuno-electron microscopy.
Minimum Education : PhD degree in Life Sciences or Physics.
Experience : Must have a minimum of two years of post-PhD degree with hands-on experience in electron microscopy including complete knowledge of instrument operation, maintenance, biological sample preparation, ultramicrotomy, immunoelectron microscopy, negative staining, human and animal pathology, data analysis, and interpretation.
Additional Qualities : Candidate should be able to work as part of a team and support and groom the staff working in the facility. The candidate should have interpersonal skills, good work ethics, and maintain a healthy environment and ensure high quality and efficient service to faculty.
Consolidated Salary : Rs. 58,280/- per month. (Rs. 47000/- + 24% HRA) p.m.
Interested and eligible candidates should apply with full CV and two letters of recommendations to the email id provided with the advertisement. This should be accompanied by a Statement of Purpose which explains net skills, knowledge and suitability for the job (Appendix-1). Candidates fulfilling these requirements should pre-register by sending their application in the prescribed format (Appendix-2) with recent CV with statement of purpose, soft copy of key' publications and contact details of TWO referees by e-mail to ‘firstname.lastname@example.org’ latest by 5:45 pm on or before Tuesday, 23rd November, 2021 The interview dates & venue will be informed by email to the shortlisted candidates only.
No T.A. /D.A. is admissible for attending the interview in person. If needed, candidates have to make their own arrangement for accommodation/ stay in Navi Mumbai. Due to the pandemic, interviews will also be conducted online At the time of Interview, candidates should bring original certificates with photocopies (attested), CV and a recent passport size photograph. The recommendation letters should reach us at the time of application. All correspondence should be strictly made only to ‘email@example.com’ as indicated.
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