NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF SINGAPORE

Research Assistant, Chemical Biology

Location
Singapore
Posted
Friday, 12 November 2021
End of advertisement period
Sunday, 12 December 2021
Ref
4155144
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Description

One Research Assistant position is available in the chemical biology Lab at Department of Chemistry, National University of Singapore.

The project goals are to develop:

  1. novel materials for intracellular delivery of drugs and subsequent diagnostics/therapeutics, and/or
  2. fatty acyls without and with novel functional tagging tools based on ‘click chemistry for proteome-wide studies of substrate-enzyme interactions; and/or
  3. novel bioimaging tools for intracellular studies of therapeutic enzymes, and/or
  4. chemical synthesis of small-molecule drugs and probes (including protacs) for drug discovery, chemical biology and proteomics studies.

Ultimately we aim to use chemical, biological and  material-based approaches to solve a multitude of important biological problems.  Depending on the specific projects and candidate’s qualifications, the successful applicant will be given the corresponding duties.

Qualifications

  • Qualifications / Discipline:
    • The candidate shall be a graduate in BSc/MSc in Organic/Chemical Biology /Material Chemistry/Life Sciences (or to graduate soon).
  • Skills:
    • Skills/experience in organic chemistry/chemical biology/biomaterials/nanomaterials/biology. 
  • Experience:   
    • Preferably with at least 1 year of relevant research experience in a top international academic lab

More Information

Location: Kent Ridge Campus
Organization: Science
Department : Chemistry
Employee Referral Eligible: No

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