University of Witwatersrand February 2013 - at PresentAs a postdoctoral fellow, I manage research related affairs in different projects with Principle Investigator. I implement and troubleshoot new assays in support of research projects. This includes performing microbiology and molecular biology techniques.
My main duties are to designing protocols, perform experiments, analyse and summarize the results and present the experimental results to the Project Investigator and other team members.
In addition I am co-supervising two master’s students in their research studies and am highly involved in the Ph.D. research projects.
All India Institute of Medical Sciences June 2011 - January 2013As a Research Officer, I manage research related affairs of R&D Project on Trivalent Influenza Vaccine Efficacy in India in collaboration with University of Alabama, Birmingham USA.
My main duties were to designing protocols, perform experiments, analyse and summarise the results and present the experimental results to the Project Investigator and other team members.
Work collaboratively with other team members to accomplish project goals and milestones.
I was also involved in maintaining strong relationships with Infectious Disease scientists, as well as with other supporting departments.
As and when needed, I was involved in training research staff of other lab/s in our network and our lab staff.
2008 - 2012
(4 years) New Delhi - Delhi