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PhD Program in the area of health sciences with prime focus on Cancer, Immunology and Computational Biology

  • PhD Program in the area of health sciences with prime focus on Cancer, Immunology and Computational Biology

    Mazumdar Shaw Medical Foundation (MSMF) offers PhD Program in the area of health sciences with prime focus on Cancer, Immunology and Computational Biology. The degree is awarded by Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE).  Candidates with (i)Master’s degree in any branch of science (ii) technology or (iii)MBBS or (iv)BDS or (v) Pharm D can apply with their Name, Phone number, E mail address, last educational degree, fellowship status, if any along with a project proposal. Project proposal should contain  (i)Title (<50 words), (ii) scientific background (<150 words), (iii) 3 objectives (<50 words each) (iv)Methodology (per objective- 100 words) (v) Expected outcome (< 100 words).

    Candidates with their own fellowship (NET/DBT/ICMR or any other) will be given preferences.

    Please send your application to phd.office@ms-mf.org before 15 Jan 2023. Selection procedure will comprise of online and offline interviews to be completed by 15 Feb 2023.




Research Associate

  • Research Associate

    Qualification: PhD in image/Data analysis

    Experience: PhD in image/Data analysis 1 to 2-year experience in deep learning and image analysis.  

    Requirements: PhD in image/Data analysis 1-2-year experience in deep learning and image analysis.   Overall coordination of study between the different sites (for 5 years), Data/image analysis and deep learning, model building and integration, Implementation of SOPs for patient recruitment, coordination of imaging, cytology, Coordination of data collection, curation and quality check. 

    Job type: Research Associate

    Contact Details : msmf@ms-mf.org  (or)  amritha.suresh@ms-mf.org


Research Pathologist (Paid Internship) 

  • Research Pathologist (Paid Internship)

    Position: Research Pathologist (Paid Internship)

    Qualifications: MDS Oral Pathologist

    Are you passionate about translational cancer research? We invite applications from candidates with a background in Oral Pathology to join our dynamic team as a Research Pathologist. We are seeking individuals with bright minds, a passion for growth, and a love for research in associated fields, along with relevant skill sets.

    About Us:

    Workplace: Narayana Health- Mazumdar Shaw Medical Foundation (MSMF), Bangalore-560099, India.

    Working Team: Integrated Head and Neck Oncology Programme

    Job Type: Contractual

    Duration: The initial appointment will be for six months, with the possibility of extension based on performance during the initial period.

    Eligibility: MDS Oral Pathologist

    CV: Please submit your CV in docx, pdf, or ppt presentation format.

    Statement of Research Interests: Include a statement of your research interests in docx, pdf, or ppt presentation format.

    Selected candidates will receive email notifications regarding the next steps in the selection process.

    Selection Procedure:

    Selection will be based on online interviews for candidates located outside Bangalore.

    Bangalore-based candidates may be interviewed in person if preferred.


    As a Research Pathologist, your responsibilities will include:

    Pathology image labeling.

    Providing pathology inputs for multiple research projects.

    Assisting in the development of research protocols.

    Active participation in team meetings and taking necessary actions to achieve project goals.

    Documentation, record-keeping, and presentation of research-related activities.

    If you are a dedicated MDS Oral Pathologist with a keen interest in cancer research and are ready to make a significant impact in the field, we encourage you to apply. Join us in our mission to advance cancer research and make a difference in patient care.

    Note: This is a paid internship opportunity.

    We look forward to welcoming passionate individuals to our team. Apply today and be part of our journey towards groundbreaking discoveries in cancer research.

    Contact Details : msmf@ms-mf.org  (or)  amritha.suresh@ms-mf.org


Project assistant (Technical assistant/Officer)  

  • Technical assistant/Officer

    Qualification: 3 Year graduate in Life sciences + 3Year experience or PG in life sciences .

    Experience: 3 Year graduate in Life sciences + 3Year experience or PG in life sciences  


    ICMR Study Involved in sample collection, molecular cytology experiments, saliva testing (Protein based) and imaging. The JRF will be working with the clinician for follow-up in each primary health center. He/she will be involved in patient follow up, sample collection, communication with patients, maintaining a site-wise screening and recruitment log” .

    Job type: Project assistant (Technical assistant/Officer)

    Salary Scale : 28K + HRA 

    Contact Details : msmf@ms-mf.org  (or)  amritha.suresh@ms-mf.org





    Applications are invited from candidates interested in translational cancer research for the post of JRF. The role of the JRF provide opportunities for engagements and inspiring interactions with the clinical team and data scientists. We look forward to applications from bright, growth and research-loving minds in associated fields and with relevant skill sets.

    • Workplace  :
    • Mazumdar Shaw Medical Foundation (MSMF)
    • Bangalore-560099, India
    • Working Team: Product Research Group                       
    • Job Title: Junior Research Fellow (JRF)
    • Job Type: Contractual
    • Emoluments: As per the Government of India guidelines
    • Duration: The initial appointment will be for the duration of six months, extendable based on the performance in the first six months.
    • Eligibility: Master’s degree in Life Sciences
    • Experience needed: Candidates with experience in mammalian cell culture and molecular biology will be preferred. 
    • Mode of Application :

    Drop an email  to Dr. Smitha P.K (smitha.pk@ms-mf.org) with the following documents with the subject-line “JRF Application at MSMF”:

    1.       CV (docx or pdf or ppt presentation)

    2.       Statement of Research Interests (docx or pdf or ppt presentation)

    Selected candidates will be informed through emails about subsequent steps to be followed.

    • Selection Procedure: Through online or offline (for Bangalore-based candidates) interviews of shortlisted candidates.
    • Responsibilities :

    The list of roles of the candidate includes:

    ·         Participation in reading, experimental planning, carrying on assigned experiments and analysis of work as per the defined project plan.

    ·         Assisting seniors in developing research protocols for experiments and standardization of assays.

    ·         Participate in team meetings and take action to attain project goals.

    ·         Research-related documentation, record-keeping and presentation.



Stem Cell Based Stroke Management Program

  • Occupational therapist/ physical therapist

    Qualification: BOT/ BPT

    Experience: preferably one year, freshers will also be considered

    Requirements: knowledge of functional skills in stroke Rehabilitation, aptitude to learn the application of advanced scales.

    Job type: research/academic

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