Rozina Caridha

Rozina Caridha

Laboratory Manager
Visiting address: Tomtebodavägen 23A, 17165 Solna
Postal address: C2 Medicinsk biokemi och biofysik, C2 Genome biology Elsässer, 171 77 Stockholm

About me

  • A highly organised and devoted person with a genuine interest in leading, supporting and developing people. My personal style is built on transparency and loyalty, as I aspire in creating a thriving atmosphere for colleagues and collaborators.


  • I actively participate in day-to-day operations and enjoy working in a fast-paced environment. My role involves the following:

    *Management: Ensuring compliance and generally overseeing the smooth operation of the lab in accordance with the Biosafety Levels.

    *Operations: Monitoring and keeping the lab inventory, ordering supplies as well as invoicing.

    *Support to the research group: hands on project work. Areas of expertise: Chip seq, chromatin biology, molecular biology, Exploris 120 masspec handling, Illumina sequencing, etc.

    *Support to the group leader: grant management support, planning and booking of events, travel arrangements for group members and guests.

    *Biosafety: Chemical registration and waste regulations (KLARA). Make sure all lab safety risk assessment according to Swedish Work Environment standards are up to date.

    *Training: management of students and ensuring that all team members are introduced to the diverse technologies that the Elsässer lab uses and develops.

    *Maintenance: Ensuring that lab equipment and instruments function correctly and organizing repair or maintenance. Overseeing the housekeeping of the lab and waste management. Routine control of freezers, incubators, etc.

    *Contracts: Negotiating, establishing and following up on maintenance, PM’s/calibration, consumable supplier contracts and software licenses


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  • Laboratory Manager, Department of Medical Biochemistry and Biophysics, Karolinska Institutet, 2017-

Degrees and Education

  • Degree Of Doctor Of Philosophy, Department of Microbiology, Tumor and Cell Biology, Karolinska Institutet, 2013
  • Bsc in Science, Science, Molecular Biology and Genetics, Democritus University of Thrace, 2007

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