IndiaBiostreams: Professionalism, Role Models/​Mentors, and Careers in Facility Management

Crafting your Career Online Series

For our fifth session, we discussed the importance of professionalism and work ethics for effective career development. We also spoke about the importance of good role models and mentors in facilitating one’s career journey.

The scientific ecosystem in India is ever-expanding, and more opportunities than ever are present today for those who wish to build their careers in science. This new series of webinars by IndiaBioscience will discuss several such career paths as well as provide the requisite knowledge, tools and techniques for science graduates to navigate and craft their career paths.

We were joined by Mohammad Atif Alam, Senior Business Development & Project Manager, C‑CAMP and Nirpendra Singh, Consultant, Regional Center for Biotechnology, Faridabad, who discussed their individual career paths in the field of scientific facility management.

This session is suitable for students who are currently pursuing or have recently completed a BSc, MSc, or a PhD in any life science field, as well as postdoctoral fellows and research scholars.

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00:00:00 Introduction 

00:09:47 Professionalism 

00:01:39 Work ethic 

00:15:28 Role models 

00:19:34 Mentors 

00:26:00 Question-Answer session 

00:34:08 Journey into the field 

00:38:32 Skill requirement for core facility jobs 

00:40:39 Core facilities in India 

00:42:05 Day at work 

00:43:08 Challenges for running a core facility 

00:48:53 C‑CAMP-What we do? 

00:53:58 How C‑CAMP evolved 

01:00:07 Question-Answer session

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Shreya Ghosh