NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF SINGAPORE

Research Fellow, Chemistry

Location
Singapore
Posted
04 Jan 2021
End of advertisement period
04 Feb 2021
Ref
3430544
Academic Discipline
Physical Sciences, Chemistry
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Description

The successful candidate will work with Asst/Prof Li Hao on deciphering how microbial enzymes and their associated molecules structure the human environments under a project on Functional and mechanism-based profiling of human microbiota in health and disease. The main responsibilities of the position include: 

  1. Design and perform experiments to investigate the roles of microbial enzymes in human health and disease. The candidate will be expected to execute projects independently. 
  2. Scientific writing. 
  3. Supervising students. 
  4. Presenting research to academic audience and the public. 

Qualifications

  • PhD in Chemistry, Biochemistry or related Life Science fields. 

The following skills are highly preferred: 

  1. Chemical synthesis and characterization of small molecules such as enzymes probes. 
  2. Microbiology culture. 
  3. Molecular Biology techniques related to DNA and RNA identification. 
  4. Biochemical enzyme assays. 
  5. Recombinant protein expression. 

We are open to new PhD graduates with no prior post-doctoral experience. 

More Information

Location: Kent Ridge Campus

Organization: Science

Department : Chemistry

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