NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF SINGAPORE

Research Assistant

Location
Singapore
Posted
15 Feb 2021
End of advertisement period
15 Mar 2021
Ref
3557344
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Biological Sciences
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Description

The successful candidate will work with Prof Yu Hao at the Department of Biological Sciences on the investigation of lighting recipes for sustainable and high-quality vegetable production.

The main responsibilities of the position include performing physiological, bioimaging and genetic studies of leafy vegetable responses to light spectrum, intensity and duration, exploring lighting conditions for sustainable and high-quality vegetable production, and screening or creation of elite vegetable varieties under specific lighting conditions.

Qualifications

  • Qualifications / Discipline:
    • The candidate should possess a Bachelor with honours degree (or above) in plant physiology and/or Agronomy.
  • Skills:
    • The candidate should have a proven track record in performing physiological, genetics and breeding experiments on crops and/or Arabidopsis.
  • Experience:  
    1. Prior experiences in plant physiology, genetics, and breeding are necessary.
    2. The experience in working on Arabidopsis and/or crops will be an advantage.

More Information

Location: [[Kent Ridge]]
Organization: [[National University of Singapore]]
Department: [[Biological Sciences]]

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