NANYANG TECHNOLOGICAL UNIVERSITY

Research Fellow, School of Materials Science and Engineering

Location
Singapore
Posted
Monday, 3 August 2020
End of advertisement period
Thursday, 3 September 2020
Ref
R00000526
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

School of Materials Science and Engineering is looking for a candidate to join them as a Research Fellow.

​Key Responsibilities:

  • Conduct thorough literature review and generate periodic updates and reports
  • Process and characterize nanomaterials generated from nature derived biopolymers
  • Carry out a variety of physical, biochemical and biological assays to understand the bioavailability, biopersistence and toxicity of nanomaterials
  • Develop and optimize protocols
  • Supervise junior research staff, undergraduate and graduate student projects
  • Manage logistical issues and laboratory inventory
  • Coordinate collaborative work within multidisciplinary team and external collaborators.

Requirements:

  • PhD in Materials Science/Chemistry/Chemical Engineering/Food Science and Technology/Biological Sciences or related fields
  • Experience in nanomaterials research required
  • Experience in nature derived biopolymers preferred
  • Experience in Food Science and Technology research preferred
  • Experience in mammalian cell culture preferred
  • Good communication and writing skills
  • Good coordination/project management skills
  • Able to plan and execute experiments with minimal supervision
  • Able to take initiative to improve processes and troubleshoot problems
  • Able to organize well and adhere to deadlines

We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.