NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF SINGAPORE

Senior Research Fellow, Pharmacy

Location
Singapore
Posted
Nov 09, 2021
End of advertisement period
Dec 09, 2021
Ref
5750744
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Description

The successful candidate will work in a modern research environment as part of a team in the group of A/Prof Matthias G. Wacker and learn about the synthesis, characterization, and clinical evaluation of pharmaceutical drug products. In close collaboration with a pharmaceutical company from Europe, he/she will oversee the industry-driven research project “Evaluating bioequivalence of liposomal formulations in-vitro and in-silico” and apply state-of-the-art modeling techniques and in vitro tests. @TheWackerLab develops a combination of computational models and biopredictive assays to ensure the quality and safety of anticancer drug products. More information about our group can be found on our website (www.nanomedicines.de) and an impression of the working environment on YouTube (https://bit.ly/3zQjmN8). 
The position is supported by the NUS R&G Initiative and is open to candidates who are Singapore Citizens or Permanent Residents.

Qualifications

•    Qualifications / Discipline:
For the position, a PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences or a comparable discipline is required, preferably with a few years of previous postdoc experiences. Depending on the career plans of the candidate, we are open to train and develop staff for this position. Experience in lab-based scientific work and the use of computational methods to analyze and interpret data is an advantage.

  • Skills:

A high level of motivation and the ability to work in an international team with collaborators from the industry are required. Communication and motivation are key in our team. 

  • Experience:  

Experience with industry-relevant pharmaceutical manufacturing and non-cell-based characterization techniques are an advantage but no strict requirement.

More Information

Location: Kent Ridge Campus

Organization: Science

Department : Pharmacy

Job requisition ID : 8388