Jane Srivastava

2/567B Ferry Road


Christchurch 8023
New Zealand

Phone: 0064 21 172 4023

Date of Birth: 14/01/1978

Nationality: New Zealander and Irish



Educational Qualifications: 

·        An A Bursary in:  - Calculus,English,Chemistry Physics, and Biology   


·         Bachelor Of Science Degree in Microbiology from the University of Canterbury,

Christchurch, New Zealand



Professional Experience:


January 2006 – November 2006                                   Assistant Laboratory Manager

                                                                                                Immunology and Molecular Pathology

                                                                                                University College of London


Job responsibilities included:


·         Management of the core flow cytometry facility

(FACsScan, FACsCalibur, FACsArray and LSR)

·         Cell sorting using a FACsDiva

·         Departmental Safety Officer

·         Assisting the Laboratory Manager in his duties

·         Assistant Departmental Radiation Protection Supervisor

·         First Aider



June 2005 – December 2006                                           Research Assistant/Flow Cytometer Operator          

                                                                                                Lymphocyte Development Group

                                                                                                Medical Research Council

                                                                                                London, UK


Job responsibilities included:


h      Running of BD FACsDiva and FACsAria Flow Cytometer

h      Assisting colleagues with the running of FACsCalibur and FACsScan


Training received:


h      3-day FACsDiva course at BD in Erembodegem, Belgium

h      Home Office course for Laboratory Animals - Personal License achieved.






May 2003 – May 2004                                                       Laboratory Technician/ Flow Cytometer Operator

                                                                                                Haematology Research Group

                                                                                                Christchurch School of Medicine

                                                                                                New Zealand


Job responsibilities included:            


                h FACs Vantage Operation and Maintenance


August 2001 – May 2003                                                 Laboratory Technician

                                Molecular Haematology

                                Canterbury Health Laboratories



May 1999 to Dec. 2000                                                     Research Assistant

                                Molecular Pathology

                                Canterbury Health Laboratories.








1. John Cheshire

 Laboratory Manager

 Immunology and Molecular Pathology

 University College London

 Phone:   0044

 Email: john.cheshire@ucl.ac.uk




2. Eric O’Connor

    Clinical Sciences Centre

    Medical Research Council

    London, United Kingdom

    Phone:  0044 2083838330

    Email: eric.oconnor@csc.mrc.ac.uk